R.T. Neary column
R.T. Neary
R.T. Neary is director of ProLife Massachusetts. He is also a past president of the Massachusetts Citizens For Life.

Youthful medicine made in the USA—and it’s free of charge. Let’s manufacture a lot more
R.T. Neary
December 7, 2023

In a world engulfed in turmoil, most notably now in such separate areas of the world as Russia and Israel, it was my distinct honor to meet with a group of . . .

Bidenism run amok – and it was clearly foreseen
R.T. Neary
September 18, 2023

The current governmental atmosphere in this country is seriously polluted. Worse still, it is signaling disaster. The thin margin of victory by the GOP last . . .

‘Reproductive health care’ – America’s foremost lie
R.T. Neary
July 27, 2023

Calling the term “reproductive health care” a mixed message, as some do, is not only too kind, but outright false. Health care never involves the . . .

Pregnancy is not a disease—and no one could reasonably argue that it is
R.T. Neary
January 19, 2023

“Follow the science” has been the mandate since 2019 in this once-united nation that is still officially named the United States of America. “Experts . . .

War and the tragedies involved: A thoughtful reflection from my youth
R.T. Neary
December 7, 2022

My father’s much-delayed bonus as a World War I army veteran was used to pay for a visit by his five living children and their mother to his and her . . .

An open letter to Senator Elizabeth Warren
R.T. Neary
August 8, 2022

U. S. Senator Elizabeth Warren 309 Hart Senate Office Building Washington D.C. 20510 Dear Senator Warren: Your political commentary and actions in . . .

Spiritual Warfare – the enemy’s major weapon is simply the lie
R.T. Neary
May 31, 2022

Truth and God are One. Truth’s purity is simple- while still eternally vibrant. The expression “tainted truth” is an oxymoron. All of the current . . .

Vivid memories regarding the value of life – a half-century marker on the horizon
R.T. Neary
January 18, 2022

How difficult it is at times to conclude that each and every human being is of equal value in creation. Were it not the plan of a Divine Creator, the concept . . .

Mark A. Milley – another Biden-era disgrace
R.T. Neary
October 18, 2021

The 101st Airborne is one of the U.S. Army’s divisions whose pride is based on adhering to this nation’s highest ideals. Those who ever served in its ranks . . .

Summer musings – uncharted in 2021
R.T. Neary
August 22, 2021

Despite early summer bringing record 100-degree days to the northern states, the extensive rainfall which followed in June produced some beautiful shades of . . .

'Thought Crimes' – in the People's Republic of Massachusetts
R.T. Neary
May 3, 2021

There was a time in our lives when spring’s appearance evoked in both our bodies and souls feelings and thoughts of total joy. Not so in the year 2021.  . . .

Counterfeit government – This mediacracy is running wild
R.T. Neary
January 10, 2021

Essentially within the nature of humankind there is an innate quest for the truth. Only the cynic thinks otherwise. Human beings are like cut diamonds:  . . .

20/20 Vision – A 400-year distortion of it in the year 2020
R.T. Neary
October 4, 2020

“In the name of God. Amen” That is how the document started. Shortly after this, we read, “Having undertaken for the Glory of God, and advancement of . . .

Open letter to U.S. Congressman Joseph P. Kennedy III
R.T. Neary
August 2, 2020

Dear Representative Kennedy: The celebration of Independence Day in this year 2020 almost seemed to be on a glide path—with only a momentary pause—rather . . .

President Clinton doing the 2-step. Hillary, that is!
R.T. Neary
May 11, 2020

There is absolutely no way in eternity (one is tempted to use the word Hades, but won’t) that Hillary and Bill Clinton would just fade away from the political . . .

Spring 2020 reflections
R.T. Neary
April 19, 2020

2020 Reflections – Why not start with our natural surroundings? Forecasts for a politically turbulent year 2020 have permeated every segment of our news . . .

Media-ocracy – Our alien federal government
R.T. Neary
January 5, 2020

America's Constitutional Republic is unique because of its two basic principles: the division of the governmental structure into three equal and distinct . . .

THANKSGIVING – For beautiful nemories of the past
R.T. Neary
November 24, 2019

Uncle Tom and Aunt Mamie were two very influential people in my life. They helped mold patterns which still affect my thinking today. It's impossible to think . . .

Candidate Hillary – She is just not on stage yet
R.T. Neary
October 11, 2019

While the media has been focusing on a single sentence of a communication from the president of this country to his counterpart in Ukraine, the activities . . .

Has the rainbow flag replaced the cross?
R.T. Neary
July 7, 2019

The abundant suburban sprawl of new homes after WW II saw the small towns just outside of the City of Boston as being attractive for raising a family. Towns to . . .

Cardinal Timothy Dolan – on the Via Dolorosa, Calvary in sight
R.T. Neary
February 10, 2019

With the year 2019 starting to unfurl there has been a flurry of attacks on even the most basic religious beliefs. Thou Shall Not Kill, handed to us by our . . .

The Catholic Church's pivotal problem – perpetuating a lie
R.T. Neary
January 21, 2019

February's meeting of the hierarchy in Rome – of necessity – must begin with a Mea culpa, Mea culpa, Mea MAXIMA culpa. Immediately following the . . .

Culture Warriors – gird your loins
R.T. Neary
October 15, 2018

The sharp division in American society is not really in evidence until we come into contact with the products by media outlets. Yes, they produce products as . . .

Massachusetts Commonwealth's all-pervasive hypocrisy – growing exponentially
R.T. Neary
August 20, 2018

The one undeniable truth in this great historic Land of the Pilgrims today is that we live by the lie. Disseminating untruths is not only acceptable but . . .

A letter to our Irish kinsmen – allow us to still say Erin go Bragh
R.T. Neary
May 21, 2018

My parents never forgot their Irish roots. Their callused hands have long-since disappeared from this earth, but their spirit still beats strongly – . . .

Lies, more lies and potty talk – a new "pelvic paradigm shift"
R.T. Neary
April 3, 2018

The concept of Truth – or Veritas, if you want to sound like another Harvard import from Johannesburg, Oklahoma, or Brooklyn – has dissolved into . . .

Cardinal Bernard Law -- personal reflections
R.T. Neary
January 10, 2018

Reviled is too soft a word for the way this man was treated. He was excoriated for two decades in Boston. Even on his passing from this earthly existence the . . .

Alabama's Judge Roy Moore -- in truth more of a national story
R.T. Neary
December 6, 2017

Gadsden, Alabama, is in no way linked to Wappingers Falls, N.Y., geographically, but there is now a stark historical parallel as we view a major battle raging . . .

FBI -- Is Robert Mueller's failed leadership redeemable?
R.T. Neary
October 12, 2017

Robert Swan Mueller III is a name which is familiar in these parts. His resume shows service as U.S. Attorney in Boston going back to 1982. Mueller built . . .

NEA - Education mixed with politics -- and run amok
R.T. Neary
September 13, 2017

With over 100 Tall Ships having come and gone to announce the start of the summer season in June, an atmosphere of elegance and majesty was very much in vogue . . .

Auschwitz Boston -- Not on the Freedom Trail
R.T. Neary
April 22, 2017

Horrific sarin gas deaths of babies among the Syrian family members caused universal consternation as it was reported the first week of April 2017. The . . .

Saints, sinners and Norma McCorvey
R.T. Neary
March 13, 2017

Very few lives have gone in as many directions as did the historical figure who was called from this earthly existence in Katy, Texas, on February 18, 2017  . . .

Who stole the alphabet soup? - Not the TMRTLQ community!
R.T. Neary
January 9, 2017

FDR, and his New Deal programs such as the CCC, WPA ,NRA, NLRB and the FDIC could have been the incubator of alphabet government, back in the 1930s but in the  . . .

Veritas, values and voting
R.T. Neary
October 18, 2016

"To thine own self be true and it must follow, as the night the day, thou canst then not be false to any man." End of discussion? Not quite . . .

Children are the real joy in sidewalk counseling
R.T. Neary
June 13, 2016

Sidewalk counseling could be likened in some ways to working on a production line. It is repetitive. However, real human beings are intrinsically involved, . . .

Commonwealth culture warriors in 2016
R.T. Neary
May 23, 2016

- a motley crew. Spring Commencement exercises are a major event of the education industry in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Happiness reigns supreme. . . .

Dr. Ben Carson – STAT, Dr. Ben Carson – STAT
R.T. Neary
March 10, 2016

The recent announcement of the suspension of the Carson For President campaign naturally greeted supporters with an array of emotions. They are full of . . .

Can Boston's axis of evil be wobbling?
R.T. Neary
January 12, 2016

"ISIS," "Fitness" and "Francis" were 3 single-word titles of books at the very front of the Current Readings shelf in a Boston-area Town Library on the eve . . .

Forgotten man in the presidential race - and not even under wraps
R.T. Neary
October 30, 2015

The Presidential sweepstakes has been dominated in 2015 by Hillary Clinton, the nation's yet-to-be-crowned first Empress. The challenge for the dominant . . .

Cardinal sins -- history repeats itself!
R.T. Neary
October 12, 2015

The silence from church pulpits regarding the harvesting and sale of baby parts in this country has a recent historical parallel. This inaction provides us with . . .

Candidates waiting in the wings
R.T. Neary
September 2, 2015

The country's First Family's annual late-summer vacation on Martha's Vineyard was consuming a great deal of the local media's interest. Yet, the serenity . . .

Post-mortem -- The loss of Irish pride
R.T. Neary
June 15, 2015

A century ago, when Irish immigrants left their homeland to board ships that transported them across the Atlantic to these shores, there was one strong . . .

After same-sex marriage -- a journey to the absurd
R.T. Neary
February 9, 2015

The U. S. Supreme Court has agreed to hold hearings in April, which are being conducted to resolve contrary decisions in several lower courts. The hearings are . . .

The Year 2014 in the Bay State -- A reflective look
R.T. Neary
January 5, 2015

New Year's Day 2014 brought a nor'easter to the New England eastern shore with blizzard snows and chilling cold. Sights of plows, blowers and shovels were very . . .

Spinning Boston's axis of evil
R.T. Neary
August 3, 2014

Below the headline on Page 1 of the June 27, 2014 Boston Globe, the day after the U.S. Supreme Court's announcement of their 9–0 vote upholding the . . .

HARVARD'S "black mass" -- A Black Eye
R.T. Neary
May 22, 2014

The omni-present Veritas motto on Harvard University's campus may never have been tainted more than by the scheduling of a Satanic "black mass" for May 12, 2014 . . .

McCullen vs. Coakley
R.T. Neary
February 9, 2014

Eleanor McCullen is a living saint. Her commitment to the sanctity of human life is responsible for over 100 children being able to breathe the same air we do . . .

PP -- one of Boston's educational institutions
R.T. Neary
November 16, 2013

Faith in God was the all-pervasive force in the lives of the early settlers of the Massachusetts Bay Colony. The family was the clearly identifiable . . .

Sacramental secularism: de-parenting
R.T. Neary
October 23, 2013

Planned Parenthood is the perfect example of a living lie. The organization derives millions of dollars annually, not from planning parenthood, but by assisting . . .

Catholic Church in the Globe's crosshairs
R.T. Neary
October 8, 2013

Bernard Francis Law was a graduate of Harvard University. On the surface, that would seem to be a formula for success in the Boston area The implied rule, . . .

The Boston Globe -- powering the axis of evil
R.T. Neary
September 23, 2013

Boston had a vibrant culture in the early 1960s. Camelot was the ruling order from the city through Hyannisport to Washington, D. C. – and worldwide. . . .

Boston's axis of evil
R.T. Neary
September 19, 2013

On the flagship ARBELLA in his famous sermon, "A 'Modell' Of Christian Charity, "John Winthrop in the year 1630 drew wisdom from the Hebrew writings in . . .

Ireland -- is its death knell sounding?
R.T. Neary
May 29, 2013

Observing the sorrow of a grandchild after his cherished stuffed animal got an unintended ride to the local landfill soon led me to observe an event that . . .

Donald Trump's surprise
R.T. Neary
October 27, 2012

The billionaire business tycoon with the hair sweep sometimes resembling an exotic bird is titillating the public with a pre-election October surprise that has . . .

John Roberts' rules are made to order
R.T. Neary
July 7, 2012

One need not be a constitutional scholar to perceive the convoluted attempt at legal argumentation in Chief Justice John Robert's decision upholding Obamacare.  . . .

Obama birth certificate - an old-time fish story
R.T. Neary
April 29, 2012

The authenticity of the birth certificate of one Barack Hussein Obama II has developed into a divisive issue — with all sides of the argument being right. . . .

Please Mitt, at least a mea culpa
R.T. Neary
December 26, 2011

(Originally published Dec. 17, 2007) Dear Mitt: Many of us from Massachusetts will be headed down to Washington, D.C. this January to join over 100,00 . . .

Boston Globe's anti-Catholic bias on the rise
R.T. Neary
November 14, 2011

The Boston Globe's long-standing animus for the core mission of Roman Catholicism has become even more transparent. It is clearly evident in the spin the paper . . .

A pact with the devil
R.T. Neary
December 3, 2010

Bernard L. Madoff is a household name in banking circles. He's a Ponzi-style pyramid schemer who bilked investors out of billions. Now serving 150 years in a . . .

Catholic hospital system uses Nixon's dirty tricks
R.T. Neary
August 4, 2010

The Caritas Christi Health Care System, an entity within the Archdiocese of Boston, has not only stonewalled inquiries into a controversial sale, but is . . .

The Kagan charade
R.T. Neary
June 14, 2010

Elena Kagan certainly brings a great deal to the table during the upcoming Senate hearings, but she intends to keep her real persona totally under wraps.  . . .

Open letter to Elena Kagan
R.T. Neary
May 24, 2010

Ms Elena Kagan Office of the Solicitor General 950 Pennsylvania Ave. NW Washington, D. C. 20530-0001 Dear Ms Kagan: As a citizen of this nation, I . . .

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