Ken Blackwell

But Steven Mosher uncovered something in rural China far more menacing than unhygienic eateries. In those days, like so many Western grad students, Steve Mosher considered himself pro-choice on abortion. Yet, he was shocked to find trucks roaring into these quiet villages. “Cadres”--as Communist officials in China are called—were empowered to round up pregnant peasant women who were about to have their second or third child. The women cried piteously as they were forcibly pushed into the open trucks and hauled off to party headquarters. There they were kept, without family contact, and browbeaten into getting abortions. Some of these women were in their seventh, eighth, and even ninth month of pregnancy.

Shocked, Steven Mosher published an article about forced abortions in China . Even the New York Times managed to tut-tut its disapproval of forcing women to get abortions. But Stanford University was warned by the Beijing regime that they’d better get rid of Ph.D. candidate Steven Mosher or they would never send another grad student to China.

What could poor Stanford do? They didn’t have any nuclear weapons. So they quickly passed a rule to cover their stray scholar’s case—and promptly applied it to young Mosher. You think it’s not right to pass an Ex Post Facto law? Well, the Faculty Senate of Stanford University is not the U.S. Congress. So, faster than you can say General Tso’s Chicken, Mosher was pitched out of his graduate degree program and forbidden to re-enter the People’s Republic of China.

Now, Steven Mosher is president of the prestigious Population Research Institute. He has long since converted to Catholicism, is married, and the father of nine children. He remains a champion for the persecuted people of China.

Joe Biden was in the Senate in 1979. His greatest accomplishment of thirty-eight years in the U.S. Senate was the passage of the Violence Against Women Act. Now, he goes to China as a member of an administration that is giving $50 million to help China apply a one child policy which Biden thinks is “understandable” and “repugnant.”

China is probably the worst example of violence against women in history of the world. And 160 million girl babies have been killed by abortion in China and in other Asian cultures to which U.S. de-population aid will now be flowing.

Joe Biden will have a lot of explaining to do. To American taxpayers, to history, and to God.

Ken Blackwell

Ken Blackwell, a contributing editor at, is a senior fellow at the Family Research Council and the American Civil Rights Union and is on the board of the Becket Fund for Religious Liberty. He is the co-author of the bestseller The Blueprint: Obama’s Plan to Subvert the Constitution and Build an Imperial Presidency, on sale in bookstores everywhere..
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