State legislators arguing for the shuttering of abortion facilities in Kansas insist that these locations are disease vectors. By Dorothy Cummings McLean TOPEKA, Kansas, April 3, 2020 ― The governor of Kansas is determined that abortion businesses will remain open during the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic. “I think the women’s reproductive [sic] centers are considered a …Continue reading "Kansas governor backs abortion as ‘essential health care’ during pandemic"
COLUMBUS, Ohio—The 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals today declined Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost’s appeal to reverse a Temporary Restraining Order issued by Judge Michael Barrett. Judge Barrett’s TRO allowed abortion facilities in Ohio to continue performing surgical abortions despite an order by the Ohio Department of Health that all non-essential surgical procedures cease …Continue reading "Sixth Circuit denies Ohio AG’s appeal, allow abortion clinics to continue surgical abortions"
By We Need a Law Editor’s note. We Need a Law is a Canadian pro-life organization. We’re humans. Being human means there are certain observable realities about us. In many debates some of the most basic realities of who and what we are seem to get lost in favor of a theoretical idea of what …Continue reading "Embodied Equality: On Abortion and Being Human"
By Texas Right to Life Last week, Chantel Gatica-Haynes posted about her daughter Sierra’s story. Sierra was born with Trisomy 18 and a congenital heart defect. “Every decision for Sierra has been made with the goal of improving her quality of life,” Gatica-Haynes said. “When she was born, I was ready to let her go, …Continue reading "Trisomy 18 Baby who had to fight for heart surgery now One Year Old"
By Curtis Houck Throughout the coronavirus pandemic, CNN has shown perhaps the strongest inability to shy away from framing the pandemic through the lens of attacking President Trump and implicitly placing blame at his feet for the deaths of Americans. Another tic has been their continued refusal to be honest with viewers about how frequent guest …Continue reading "Still No Ethics: CNN Uses Guest 44x for 150 Mins, But 10 Secs Citing Her Planned Parenthood Past"
By Sarah Terzo A woman considering an abortion did research on fetal development. She says: “I started doing some research. I went around the hospitals and I started to see all the latest equipment and scans and all the rest of it.… I started seeing tiny little embryos and fetuses. And they didn’t look at …Continue reading "“They didn’t look at all like lumps of tissue”"
By Sarah Terzo Dr. Landrum Shettles (“Rites of Life, The Scientific Evidence for Life Before Birth,” Zondervan Publishing House, Grand Rapids, Michigan, 1983) described the activities and development of the fetus in utero from the third month on, based on his own observations: “Activity is far from merely random, by the end of the [third …Continue reading "Dr. Landrum Shettles on fetal development from third month on"
At least one regional Planned Parenthood chain is providing only abortions, and no other services, during the national health emergency. By Dorothy Cummings McLean April 2, 2020― Planned Parenthood is begging supporters for protective equipment and other supplies while other doctors and nurses go without as they try to save the lives of coronavirus patients. …Continue reading "Planned Parenthood begs for protective equipment to do abortions as coronavirus rages"
Editor’s note. This comes to us from David G. Lejeune, the President of the Jerome Lejeune Foundation USA. Today marks the anniversary of Dr. Jerome Lejeune’s passing 26 years ago. The namesake of the Jerome Lejeune Foundation, Dr. Lejeune was a French geneticist who discovered the cause of Down syndrome in 1958 – a third …Continue reading "Remembering Dr. Jerome Lejeune: “Truly, a voice for the Voiceless”"
By the Parliamentary Network for Critical Issues A new report from the UK All Party Parliamentary Pro-Life Group (APPPG) and their secretariat at Right to Life UK points to evidence that unborn babies can feel pain from even earlier in pregnancy than was previously thought. The report features an article in the Journal of Medical Ethics …Continue reading "UK: New Report Reveals Unborn Babies Feel Pain Earlier than previously thought"
By Alithea Williams, SPUC—the Society for the Protection of Unborn Children Since June 2017, the British Government has been funding women from Northern Ireland to come to Great Britain for abortions. Just how much taxpayers’ money has been spent on flying women over to have their unborn children killed has now been revealed. Minister of …Continue reading "British Govt Spends Over £1,000,000 in one year to fly pregnant women from Northern Ireland to Great Britain to kill their unborn babies"
‘Home abortions’ will be permitted because of the Covid-19 panic By Anthony McCarthy Early this week, a spokesperson for the UK Department of Health and Social Care confirmed that the Government was updating its guidance for women seeking abortions. Women would now be allowed to take both abortion pills at home for pregnancies up to 10 …Continue reading "Abortion advocates score a win in the UK’s lockdown"