Amanda Hein sentenced to life in prison for murdering her newborn baby boy and dumping his body in toilet tank

Amanda Hein

  By Dave Andrusko It took a jury less than three hours last week to find Amanda Hein guilty of first degree murder in the death of her newborn son whom she smothered, put in a plastic bag, and then

Completely missing why the abortion issue has “political staying power”

Thomas Edsall

  By Dave Andrusko Many times it seems as if the preponderance of pro-abortion columns/op-eds is limited to “my goodness, those radical anti-choicers are passing bills like it’s going out of style” and “Jeez, these @#$% people are obsessed with

Don’t celebrate lower health care premiums for ObamaCare plans when their cost is less access to life-saving medical treatment


  By Jennifer Popik, JD, Robert Powell Center for Medical Ethics A Congressional Budget Office (CBO) report now documents that Obamacare exchange plans, while often cheaper, are restricting access to life-saving medical care. According to the CBO’s recently released “Updated

United Nations Commission on Population & Development continues to push for abortion worldwide


  NEW YORK –The 47th Session of the United Nations Commission on Population and Development (CPD) closed this past weekend in a stalemate after several closed-door, late-night sessions, and a final all-night session on Friday. Pro-abortion forces had apparently hoped

Embryo Value Debated in Europe Too

Grégor Puppinck, president of the One of Us

  By Wesley J. Smith Pro embryo-destructive research activists are often so irrational. They claim than an embryo isn’t an embryo but merely a “bunch of cells.” Well, for the reductionist minded, so are they. They claim that an embryo

Comedian Tommy Riles pens heartbreaking letter to his son lost through miscarriage


  By Nancy Flanders Tommy Riles, father, audience warm-up comedian on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, and founder of Life of Dad, a social network for fathers, recently shared a beautiful goodbye letter to his son who died at 20 weeks

“Muzzling those without the proper worldview” and the fight to expose the shadowy world of Kermit Gosnell

Kermit Gosnell and Jack Kevorkian

  Editor’s note. This appeared in the April edition of National Right to Life News, NRLC’s online, digital newspaper. You can read this and 24 other stories at This past week I wrote a post for National Right to

Fighting for a chance: John Mark and all preborn Texans


  By Sarah Crawford, Texas Right to Life John Mark weighed 1 lbs, 4.8 ounces when he was born at 26 weeks. His mother, Mia Garza McCord, Chief of Staff for Texas State Senator Kelly Hancock, delivered John Mark on

“I don’t want this child”


  By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. When people encounter stories on the Internet that we’ve posted previously and then take the time to write, on occasion it makes sense to share those stories with National Right to Life News Today’s

Switzerland’s War on the Elderly


  By Wesley J. Smith The UK media has reported the case of a third healthy elderly woman in the last several weeks having flown to Switzerland to be made dead. From the Express story: “ANOTHER British woman has been

The National Right to Life Convention is less than 3 months away!


  Join this 3-day national meeting of the pro-life grassroots. It is the best place to learn, grow, and get energized to take a stand for life! This year, the Convention takes place in Louisville, Kentucky, June 26-28. We have

Huntsman confesses to murder of six newborn babies, bail set at $6 million


  By Dave Andrusko More details are coming in following the horrific discovery of the bodies of seven babies in a garage in Pleasant Grove, Utah. Megan Huntsman told police that “she either strangled or suffocated them immediately after they