Suspect in homicides of Troy, NY teenager and her nine-month-old unborn child shows no emotion as charges are read

Family and friends gather outside of the Troy Police Department yesterday after Gabriel Vegan was arrested in the April death of Vanessa Milligan and her unborn daughter. Vega was arraigned on seven counts this morning. (Keshia Clukey/ Times Union)

  By Dave Andrusko After blowing kisses through the window of the police car to the family of his alleged victims on Wednesday, on Thursday Gabriel Vega pleaded not guilty to seven charges surrounding the fire that claimed the life

Hillary Clinton and the War on (Unborn) Women

Hillary Clinton brought the painfully obsolete "war on women" to Colorado as she ostensibly stumped for pro-abortion Sen. Mark Udall (D).

  Pro-abortion political consultants are pulling their hair out! Their script has gone off the rails! You’ll remember that with the 2012 elections, some pro-abortion candidates ran on a campaign theme that claimed their opponents were conducting what they called

Two Alabama abortion clinics reopen

Alabama Women's Center for Reproductive Alternatives has moved and will re-open in this building. (Paul Gattis |

  By Dave Andrusko When last we discussed the status of abortion in the state of Alabama, Attorney General Luther Strange had just said his office would appeal the decision by U.S. District Judge Myron Thompson that overturned an Alabama

The mid-term elections and those who are “extremely” or “very likely” to vote


  By Dave Andrusko In composing an absolutely withering column in which she crushed President Obama, Wall Street Journal columnist Peggy Noonan started with this: “No one knows what’s going to happen next week, never mind Nov. 4.” True enough,

Top 10 Ways Media Spin Abortion as ‘Moral,’ ‘Social Good’


  By Katie Yoder A new book defines abortion as “right,” “good” and “moral.” It’s what’s “best for kids” and it’s all about a woman’s “unalienable right” to pursue happiness. When Katha Pollitt, an outspoken feminist and columnist for The

Don’t rob them of hope, Brittany


  By Denis Strangman Editor’s note. The following appears at Brittany Maynard is a 29-year-old woman who learned not long after her wedding that she had an aggressive brain tumour. She has therefore announced that she has chosen to

Faribault man convicted of assisted suicide headed to jail tonight

William Melchert-Dinkel

  Sentenced to six months under Minnesota’s assisted suicide law FARIBAULT, MN — William Melchert-Dinkel will begin serving his jail sentence here tonight for violating Minnesota’s prohibition against assisting suicide. His case highlights the abhorrence of someone assisting another person

Is Cincinnati’s lone remaining abortion clinic about to be closed for failure to follow state law?

The Elizabeth Campbell Surgical Center

  By Dave Andrusko The Cincinnati Enquirer today ran a panicky article suggesting that Cincinnati’s lone abortion clinic may be on the road to being closed. Last week the Ohio Department of Health sent Planned Parenthood’s surgical abortion facility, the

Dr Ira Byock: Brittany Maynard is “being exploited by Compassion & Choices…. and I think that’s a tragedy”

Dr. Ira Byock

  By Alex Schadenberg, Executive Director – Euthanasia Prevention Coalition. In a debate format interview on the PBS Newhour, Ira Byock, a leading palliative care physician, author, and public advocate for improving care for the end of life debated Barbara

The Language of Abortion


  By Dave Andrusko As they say, “if I had a dollar for”– in this case every time I’ve written to make fun of the verbal gymnastics that pro-abortionists routinely employ — I’d be rich. But words on a page

Just 11 more days until Election Day


  By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. This is the lead editorial from the October digital edition of National Right to Life News. There are a few minor changes to reflect that it is now six days since this first appeared

Even PPFA acknowledges there are “schemes” that await women ordering abortifacients online

Dr. Tom Ross, who works for Planned Parenthood, demonstrates the agency's telemedicine system from an office near downtown Des Moines.  
Tony Leys/The Register

  By Dave Andrusko “Motherlode – Living the Family Dynamic” is the name for a column that appears in the New York Times edited by KJ Dell’Antonia. “Living the Family Dynamic” also includes ending the living of living unborn family