Woman who chemically aborted her 25-30 week old baby and tossed him in a dumpster sentenced to 20 years

Purvi Patel (Robert Franklin, South Bend Tribune)

By Dave Andrusko St. Joseph Superior Court Judge Elizabeth Hurley this morning sentenced Purvi Patel to 20 years in prison for throwing her newborn son into a dumpster following a chemically-induced abortion. In February, following a trial that took place

“Carafem” —the latest pro-abortion idiocy—abortion as a trip to the spa


By Dave Andrusko There is a kind of in for a dime, in for a dollar logic to “Carafem” which (the Washington Post tells us) “promises a ‘spa-like’ experience for women with a very open and unabashed approach to pregnancy

Upon closer inspection, survey of Millennials show pro-life attitudes


By Dave Andrusko Left over from last week—the results of a study of millennials by the Public Religion Research Institute (PRRI). But because the study of 2,314 young people between the ages of 18 and 35 does not break down

Unborn baby claps along to “If you’re happy and you know it”


By Dave Andrusko I love to watch ultrasounds. I love how cleverly families use them to introduce the newest members to their friends and loved ones. So, tip of the hat to Texas Right to Life for alerting me and

University censors two campus pro-life groups

Outside the Dundee University Students Union are Joseph Geoghegan and Julie Allison of the Life Society. DC Thomson / Dougie Nicolson

By Dave Andrusko It’s a long ways to Scotland, but the intolerance of pro-abortionists is obviously as all-encompassing at Dundee University as it is in many universities in North America. In spite of their best efforts, a pro-life lecture was

Pro-euthanasia group uses video recorded Brittany Maynard to lobby California legislators

Brittany Maynard

By Michael Cook The leading assisted suicide lobby group, Compassion & Choices, has scored another public relations coup with the release of a third Brittany Maynard video. Nineteen days before she committed suicide on November 1, Brittany recorded a video

It’s a baby – kill it anyway


By Sarah Terzo Live Action published an article entitled “Abortionists Agree – Abortion Is Killing” [Reprinted here]. It contained quotes from a number of abortion providers who have publicly admitted that abortion takes human lives. The point of the article was

Unreal: Vox editor says his newborn son increased his abortion support “tenfold”

Matthew Yglesias

By Calvin Freiburger Vox.com purports to fill the media’s need for “an organization genuinely dedicated to explaining the news,” to “making sure you understand what just happened.” Instead, it’s become notorious on both the right and the left (language warning)

Concern expressed about the effect of smoking on pre-born babies

Unborn baby shown grimacing in womb as mother smokes.

By Mike Schouten In another case of cognitive dissonance regarding the rights of pre-born children Cosmopolitan has posted an article with disturbing ultrasound images showing how pre-born babies react when their mothers smoke. In a study from Durham and Lancaster

Physician-Assisted Suicide: Improving the Debate

John Keown, D.Phil., Ph.D.

By John Keown Editor’s note. Dr. Keown refers to PAS—Physician Assisted Suicide—and VAE—Voluntary Active Euthanasia. The Washington Post reported on Valentine’s day that since the death of her husband, Diane Rehm, the NPR talk show host, is emerging as a

Keeping The Momentum Going!


Sometimes I hear the question: “Isn’t it time we move on from abortion and work on other issues?” For those who have donated money and time to the cause, written letters to their elected officials, and voted for pro-life candidates,

The Unborn Child Protection from Dismemberment Abortion Act and the battle to restore respect for life


By Dave Andrusko Before you know it, Kansas’s Unborn Child Protection from Dismemberment Abortion Act will be law. Both houses of the state legislature overwhelmingly passed SB95 (98-26 and 31-9, respectively) and pro-life Gov. Sam Brownback has promised to sign