Tag Archives: life

Director of Neurobiology on life beginning at conception

By Sarah Terzo Dr. Sean O’Reilly, Director of the Neurobiology Research Training Program at George Washington University: “[T]here is nothing in the entire phenomenon of the transmission of life that deserves more to be called an event,

Even if it does not appear on your local news broadcast, the life issue is the fundamental issue of our time

Ryan Bomberger

By Maria Gallagher, legislative director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation They rarely lead network and cable news broadcasts—so the fundamental “life” issues—abortion, infanticide, and euthanasia– are often overlooked by the mainstream media. Yet, as I prepare for the Pennsylvania

An imaginative two-pronged approach to win young people over to the cause of life

Russell Nieli

By Dave Andrusko Many of the best posts at NRL News Today are the result of readers forwarding provocative stories to me at daveandrusko@gmail.com. I cannot begin to thank you enough. Here’s one with the arresting title

After choosing Life for her baby at 15, Texas teen describes the joy of meeting her son

By Texas Right to Life 15-year-old Caitlin was an honor student and state champion choir member with a possible college scholarship on the horizon. After a single decision led to an unplanned pregnancy, Caitlin’s plans changed. Despite

When a Clump of cells Is not a Clump of cells : Autonomous Life in the Womb

Can we finally give the myth that an unborn baby is “just a clump of cells” a decent burial? By John Stonestreet & John Guthrie Editor’s note. My family and I will be on vacation through August

What happens when medicine’s ethic becomes “we will save your life if we think it is worth saving”?

Wesley Smith

By Wesley J. Smith Editor’s note. My family and I will be on vacation through August 25. I will occasionally add new items but for the most part we will repost “the best of the best” —

Life is no less sacred before birth than after birth

By Maria Gallagher, Legislative Director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation Editor’s note. My family and I will be on vacation through August 25. I will occasionally add new items but for the most part we will repost “the best

State Fairs and the Continuity of Life

By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. My family and I will be on vacation through August 25. I will occasionally add new items but for the most part we will repost “the best of the best” — the

Science, religion, and the question of when life begins

By Paul Stark, Communications Associate, Minnesota Citizens Concerned for Life Prof. David Schultz writes “When it comes to the issue of abortion, this is not a scientific issue but instead a matter first of theology and then

Languages Understood in the Womb: A Recent Study Unintentionally Celebrates Life

By Andrew Wood I recently came across an article referencing a study performed by the University of Kansas on a fetus’ ability to distinguish between languages while in utero. This article wasn’t written by the pro-life lobby or

Simply because we are human means every life has equal and incalculable moral value

By Wesley J. Smith We live in an increasingly secular society. One consequence (among many) of this cultural shift has been an increasing rejection of the once uncontroversial belief that humans reside uniquely at the pinnacle of

“I know life begins at conception,” admits pro-choice activist

Jodi Jacobson

Editor’s note. This is from clinicquotes.com, citing Jodi Jacobson “Life Begins At Conception. That’s Not the Point,” which appeared at RH Reality Check November 4, 2012.] “Here is a startling revelation: I am a mother of two