By Jean Garton Editor’s note. In December 2016, my friend of more than 30 years and a great pro-life author and speaker Jean Garton passed away. I often asked Jean to write about commemorative dates, the kinds of days where Americans are encouraged to think about who we are as a people. Jean wrote this …Continue reading "The inclusive Old Pledge is still the Best Pledge"
By Dave Andrusko Once again, I saw what I’m guessing will be the most powerful, if indirect, prolife message I will encounter today while jogging on the treadmill. I was able to read the scrawl that ran underneath an ad for a car. Even without hearing the music, it was easy to sense the intimacy …Continue reading "“Never Too Early” to remind us unborn children are already part of the family"
By Tony Lauinger, State Chairman, Oklahomans for Life The last of the pro-life bills Oklahomans For Life has worked to have enacted during this session has now passed the Oklahoma legislature and gone to Governor Kevin Stitt for his signature. He has indicated his support for the bill. A two-million-dollar appropriation for the Choosing Childbirth …Continue reading "Highly Successful Oklahoma Legislative Session Concludes with Crucial Pro-Life Bills Becoming Law"
By Missouri Right to Life Today, Governor Parson signed into law the “Missouri Stands For the Unborn Act,” SS SCS HB 126. This is groundbreaking legislation that will save lives and set the standard for pro-life legislation nationwide. SS SCS HB 126, the strongest pro-life bill in Missouri history, will: ban abortion at detection …Continue reading "Missouri Governor Mike Parson Signs “Missouri Stands For the Unborn Act,”"
By Dave Andrusko Pro-lifers in Nebraska are one step away from sending LB209, Abortion Pill Reversal Information, to Gov. Pete Ricketts. The measure had been stymied by a pro-abortion filibuster until Thursday. “We thank the 35 Senators who voted to invoke cloture today and overcome a filibuster of LB 209” said Julie Schmit-Albin, Executive Director …Continue reading "Nebraska breaks filibuster, success in passing Abortion Pill Reversal bill is near"
By Dave Andrusko For the last post of the week, I’d like to comment on two abortion-related stories that appeared this week in the pro-abortion-to-the-hilt New York Times but were, by and large, remarkably balanced. This is not to be confused with the usual hyperbole-strewn NYTimes coverage but to acknowledge some darn good work. (Time …Continue reading "Understanding the abortion “language war” and the unyielding perseverance of pro-lifers"
By Dave Andrusko Coming from a perspective that enshrines “choice,” if there is any sure thing, it is that no matter what the outcome, the decision must always rest exclusively in the hands of the mother. What if the choice is for life? No matter, the proper measuring stick is not that the baby is …Continue reading "What could make a mother more supportive of “later abortions”? Her own preemie survives (and thrives)!"
By John Stonestreet with G. Shane Morris If pro-lifers are going to oppose the killing of unborn children, we are told over and over again, then we must be willing to take care of these children and their families even after they’re born. And since we don’t, it’s widely assumed and repeated, we have no …Continue reading "The Worst Argument for Abortion: ‘You’re Pro-Birth, Not Pro-Life’"
By Calvin Freiburger WASHINGTON, D.C., May 23, 2019— As part of her remarks during one of many pro-abortion rallies dotting the country on Tuesday, Democrat Sen. Mazie Hirono of Hawaii took the opportunity to boast about delivering a pro-abortion message to children as young as eighth grade. Tuesday saw more than 400 #StopTheBans rallies across …Continue reading "Democrat senator brags about spreading pro-abortion message to 13-year-olds"
Editor’s note. The following are two quotation from “Experiencing Abortion: a Weaving of Women’s Words” (Binghamton, New York: The Haworth Press, 1997) by Eva Kushner that were posted April 3 by Sarah Terzo. It is a book that told the stories of post-abortion women: “20-year-old Rickie, who is a Black Muslim, opposes abortion and has …Continue reading "Woman cries all night, 6 weeks after abortion"
“Women should not be facing the mental anguish that accompanies DIY abortions, nor any abortion for that matter.” “We are greatly saddened by this decision.” By SPUC—the Society for the Protection of Unborn Children The Edinburgh Court of Sessions has upheld a previous decision not to allow a Judicial Review against the Scottish Government’s home …Continue reading "Judges uphold Scotland’s DIY abortions policy"
Time is ticking for the pro-abortion legislators to pass their bills attacking life in Illinois. The House and Senate sessions will adjourn for the summer on May 31st. This only gives them a week and they may be getting desperate. To do this they may be attaching their pro-abortion bills to other bills in the …Continue reading "URGENT ILLINOIS ACTION ALERT – Possible Vote Very Soon on Pro-Abortion Bills in Illinois"