NRLC Urges Co-Sponsorship of Dismemberment Abortion Ban


February 12, 2016 RE: Dismemberment Abortion Ban Act (H.R. 3515) Dear Member of Congress: The National Right to Life Committee, the federation of state right-to-life organizations, urges you to co-sponsor the Dismemberment Abortion Ban Act (H.R. 3515). This vital pro-life

The New York Times used an undercover journalist to investigate the abortion industry. Here’s what they found


By Tammy Shewfelt In 1871, Augustus St. Clair of the New York Times was given an assignment. He was to go undercover to investigate medical malpractice in the illegal underground abortion business. St. Clair and a lady friend posed as

Assisted Death: I never thought this day would come

Diane Kelsall

By Diane Kelsall, Deputy Editor at CMAJ, and editor of CMAJ Open Editor’s note. This article was published as a CMAJ blog on Feb 3 at It is reprinted with permission. “CMAJ” is the Canadian Medical Association Journal. In

Huge Victory in Northern Ireland

Northern Ireland’s attorney general, John Larkin Photograph: Press Association

By Dave Andrusko These kinds of battles never end, but for now, pro-lifers have an important victory: they have thwarted an attempt to change Northern Ireland’s very protective abortion law to include exceptions for fatal fetal anomaly, rape, and incest.

Looking ahead to tonight’s Sanders/Clinton debate


By Dave Andrusko Well, buckle up your seat belts. Just two days after Democratic Socialist Sen. Bernie Sander walloped former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton in New Hampshire, the two will go at it tonight in a debate moderated by

Left for dead for 15 hours, baby awakes minutes before scheduled cremation

A little boy pronounced death Jinhua, east China, came back to life after 15 hours in a morgue.

By Dave Andrusko Doctor Chen, head of pediatrics at Pan’an People’s Hospital in east China, said this week, “I have been a pediatrician for over 20 years. I’ve never seen anything like this.’” I’m sure he hasn’t. How often is

Ohio House Sends Legislation to De-fund Planned Parenthood to Governor Kasich

Ohio State Representative Margaret Conditt

Ohio Legislature Gives Final Approval to Bill Stripping $1.3 Million from Abortion Business COLUMBUS, Ohio— On Wednesday, Ohio Right to Life’s legislation to de-fund Planned Parenthood (H.B. 294) was approved by the Ohio House, 59-32. Sponsored by Representatives Margaret Conditt

First perinatal care conference hears of revolutionary new treatments and perinatal hospice care


Editor’s note. This guest blog appeared at Life Institute. This past weekend, I had the pleasure of attending the International Perinatal and Hospice Care Conference held at the Royal College of Surgeons in Dublin. Going into the conference, I was

West Virginia Senate Health Committee passes Unborn Child Protection from Dismemberment Act

West Virginians for Life Legislative Coordinator Karen Cross, working with pro-life Senate President Bill Cole, and pro-life majority leader Mitch Carmichael to pass West Virginia's dismemberment ban, Senate Bill 10.

The West Virginia Unborn Child Protection from Dismemberment Abortion Act, SB 10, successfully made it through the Senate Health Committee on a voice vote Thursday, February 11. This bill outlaws a form of abortion that “dismember[s] a living unborn child

Obama decries “poisonous political climate,” oblivious to his own responsibility

Pro-abortion President Barack Obama

By Dave Andrusko As do all presidents, Barack Obama, one month into the final month of his final term, is doing his best to write the script for how his two administrations will eventually be judged by history. Part of

CRR asks Oklahoma Supreme Court to overturn pro-life Senate Bill 642


By Dave Andrusko As our regulars know, it is the nature of pro-life legislation for legislators to pass the measure followed immediately by pro-abortion legal challenges. Many times the initial rulings do not go our way, sometimes they do. As

[Dis]Honest Questions about abortion


By Dave Andrusko If I said to you, “This is the headline from a relentlessly pro-abortion site, ‘Stop Playing Word Games: Debate Moderators Must Ask Honest Questions About Abortion ,‘” what would you expect from the story? Me, too. A

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