Phelim McAleer & Ann McElhinney: Journalists Worthy of the Name
Phelim McAleer was in Pennsylvania in early 2013 doing a series of screenings of his film FrackNation. As he often did when travelling, he checked the local paper for interesting court cases underway, and a case concerning a doctor in Philadelphia caught his attention. And so it happened that on one of his days off, he walked into the courtroom where abortionist Kermit Gosnell was standing trial for a slew of charges including (but not limited to) murder, infanticide, and multiple violations of state abortion law.
Phelim had seen a lot in his twenty-five years in journalism (he started his career in a part of Northern Ireland known as "Bandit Country"), but the evidence he saw that day in...
has a BS in Computer Science and worked as a software engineer with IBM until she hopped off the career track to be a full-time mom. She lives in Indianapolis, IN, and writes on apologetics and matters of faith.This article originally appeared in Salvo, Issue #42, fall 2017 Copyright © 2020 Salvo | www.salvomag.com https://salvomag.com/article/salvo42/these-irish-eyes-dont-blink