A pair of Scottish businessmen found themselves alone late at night in Houston’s elite Memorial neighborhood. They went knocking on doors hoping someone would let them call a cab. Peter De Vries, age 28, was shot and killed by a homeowner through a locked door. To the disgust of De Vries’ family and the British government, no charges were filed because no law had been broken.
Welcome to the “Friendship” state. Get the hell off my lawn.
Life is cheap in Texas, yet the state remains a passionatebulwark of the “pro-life” movement. This apparent contradiction goes a long way toward revealing the values that matter most in pro-life politics.
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