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Pennsylvania Girl Gives Hope to Down Syndrome Families with “Chloe’s Law”

  By Micaiah Bilger, Education Director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation We have a young heroine for life in our state. Her name is Chloe Kondrich, and she has Down syndrome. The 11-year-old and her family have made it their mission to

11-year-old with Down syndrome helps create new law to help parents choose life

By Nancy Flanders Kurt Kondrich isn’t shy about standing up for the rights of his daughter, Chloe, or anyone else, who, like Chloe, has Down syndrome. Together with Chloe, he has become an advocate for those with the condition, even

“Chloe’s Law” will provide expectant mothers with information about Down syndrome

  By Mark Bradford, President, Jérôme Lejeune Foundation, USA On July 18, Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett signed into law the “Down Syndrome Prenatal and Postnatal Education Act” commonly known as “Chloe’s Law.” Pennsylvania became the 7th state to implement legislation

Pennsylvania passes the Down Syndrome Information Act

  By Mark Leach Last week, Pennsylvania joined the growing number of states passing the Down Syndrome Information Act. In 2012, Massachusetts passed the law. In 2013, Kentucky passed it. And, then, this year, Maryland, Delaware, Louisiana, and now Pennsylvania

The most Endangered Species in England

  By Kurt Kondrich According to sources in Great Britain the Turtle Dove has seen a 90%+ decrease in numbers since 1970, and this legendary creature seen as the symbol of true love and featured in one of our best-known

“Extreme” Reflection of a Pro-life Dad

  By Kurt Kondrich I recently read that the Governor of New York and the Mayor of New York City refer to the views of pro-lifers in New York as “extreme.” I beg to differ. I am a pro-life father

It’s a Wonderful GIFT – Life!

By Kurt Kondrich In the classic 1946 Christmas story “It’s a Wonderful Life,” the angel Clarence intercedes to help George Bailey, a hopelessly discouraged man, stop from jumping off a bridge by showing George what life would have been like

First they came prenatally for Down syndrome…

By Kurt Kondrich I speak frequently to large groups of students, families, and professionals about the silent eugenic movement against children diagnosed prenatally with Down syndrome, and I also write regular articles about this disturbing subject. I warn people that

A Heart for Life or Death

  By Kurt Kondrich The human heart pumps the LIFE blood all people need to survive, and it is the symbol of love in our society. Two recent news articles about the human heart clearly show how our culture can

Thanking Two Pro-Life Champions

By Kurt Kondrich Recently my beautiful daughter Chloe and her remarkable friend Alex who were born with a diagnosis of Down syndrome went to the US Capitol in Washington DC to meet with and thank two congressmen who are true

The Ticking Clock: Down syndrome and “Heart-Ending Decisions”

By Kurt Kondrich I recently read a very disturbing editorial concerning the 20-week abortion ban: www.usatoday.com/story/opinion/2013/06/30/20-week-abortion-ban-editorials-debates/2477579. The editorial references fetal anomalies and states, “While some genetic conditions, such as Down syndrome, can be detected with amniocentesis at 16 to 22

Rep. Paul Ryan and our Nation’s Greatest Energy Source

By Kurt Kondrich Last Saturday my family and I had the opportunity to listen to and meet Vice Presidential candidate Rep. Paul Ryan during a campaign stop in our home state of Pennsylvania.  He spoke to our family briefly, and