WASHINGTON—On Friday, a jury awarded a judgment to Planned Parenthood in the “Baby Body Parts” trial of David Daleiden, his co-defendants, and the organization he heads, The Center for Medical Progress. The jury awarded the verdict based on whether the defendants caused harm to the abortion giant. The judgment for punitive damages of $870,000 against …Continue reading "NRLC says judgment against the Center for Medical Progress and its co-defendants a miscarriage of justice"
By Dave Andrusko We’ve speculated on many occasions why the prospect of reversing (or halting) a chemically-induced abortion brings out the worst in pro-abortion demagoguery, which is extreme as a matter of course to begin with. Money? I don’t know how the two-drug chemical abortion technique is paid for, but presumably a woman would pay …Continue reading "Why the Abortion Industry so fears Abortion Pill Reversal"
By Dave Andrusko “The presumed stripping of personhood from embryos has other frightening and horrifying dimensions for pro-life people. It is probably safe to say that in our society (as in most), the relationship between mother and child is assumed to be the most intimate, most sacred, and most self-sacrificing relationship of all. To people …Continue reading "After over 46 years of darkness, the light refuses to be extinguished"
‘If you care for them, they will live’ By David A. Prentice Babies born extremely preterm, barely halfway through gestation, are living and thriving thanks not only to improvements in modern medical science but also to changing attitudes in the medical community. The British Association of Perinatal Medicine has taken note of these improvements regarding …Continue reading "How extremely preterm babies can survive and thrive"
By Micaiah Bilger Editor’s note. November is Adoption Awareness Month. Today we continue with another of our new or reposted stories about this life-affirming option. Micaiah Bilger was Education Director for the Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation when she wrote this story. As I sit here at my desk and type, I can see my little sister’s …Continue reading "Simple Reminders about the Value of Adoption"
By Maria V. Gallagher, Legislative Director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation Have you ever wondered how you can impart a pro-life message to children? Have you struggled with how to overcome the culture of death to raise children who respect the dignity of all innocent human life, from conception to natural death? Never fear—Pro-Life Kids is here! …Continue reading "Never fear—”Pro-Life Kids” is here!"
By Michelle Kaufman WELLINGTON, New Zealand, November 14, 2019 – New Zealand’s parliament passed a highly contentious Bill legalising euthanasia and assisted suicide on Wednesday night. The public will now be asked in a referendum if the Act should come into force. The End of Life Choice Bill passed 69 votes to 51 at its …Continue reading "New Zealand Parliament passes euthanasia bill, public referendum last hurdle"
By Wesley J. Smith Talk about missing the forest for the trees! The Ohio Nurses Association [ONA], a union with 11,000 members, has endorsed legalizing assisted suicide. From the Cincinnati Enquirer story: ONA President Deborah Arms said the proposal recommends “educating the public about medical aid in dying, supporting legislation to protect the rights of …Continue reading "Ohio Suicide Crisis as State Nurses Support Assisted Suicide"
By Pastor Brian Gunter, Director of Outreach, Louisiana Right to Life Editor’s note. The Love Life Amendment, which will make sure there is no right to abortion or the taxpayer funding of abortion in the state Constitution, will be on the Louisiana ballot on Nov. 3, 2020, the same day as the Presidential election. Meeting …Continue reading "Louisiana Baptists unanimously support Love Life Amendment"
By Chris Gast, Right to Life of Michigan Everyone can agree, finding a cure for a disability or illness is a reason to celebrate. When Lauren Schaidt saw a headline announcing the elimination of Down syndrome in Denmark, she thought it would be a celebratory article. “I thought great, they must have found a way …Continue reading "Valuable Life in Every Circumstance"
By Sarah Terzo “I have fetus dreams, we all do here: dreams of abortions one after the other; of buckets of blood splashed on the walls; trees full of crawling fetuses. I dreamed that two men grabbed me and began to drag me away, ‘Let’s do an abortion,’ they said with a sickening leer, and …Continue reading "“I Have Fetus Dreams,” Abortion Clinic Worker says"
By Bonnie Finnerty, Education Director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation My dear Wormwood, Your steady success tells me it is time for the next step. Having already convinced humans that offspring can and should be avoided, due to the sacrificial demands imposed upon parents, it should be easy to convince those same humans that life inadvertently created …Continue reading "A Modern Screwtape Letter (with apology to C.S. Lewis)"