America can once again be that shining city upon a hill

By Carol Tobias Editor’s note. These remarks from NRLC President Carol Tobias concluded the Saturday night closing Banquet for NRLC 2019. These two days have gone by quickly. I hope you learned something new and that you are returning home with your energy refreshed and ideas abounding so that you can impact your communities for …

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The opportunity to learn from the best of the best

By Carol Tobias, President Editor’s note. The following remarks were delivered at the opening luncheon of the 2019 National Right to Life Convention— “A Time to be Encouraged.” Good morning! Welcome to the opening session of the 49th annual National Right to Life Convention. I am so glad you are all here. We have a …

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Honoring the words that set us apart from every other country on earth

By Carol Tobias “We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness.” Independence Day is one of my favorite holidays. I love history, and the founding of this great …

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Abortion: No Limits Allowed, and Proud of it

By Carol Tobias, President Editor’s note. This prophetic column by NRLC President Carol Tobias appeared in the November 2017 digital edition of National Right to Life News. Day by day, as Democrats try desperately to out-do each other in their commitment to abortion through all 40 weeks, these remarks from 19 months ago remind us …

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President Donald Trump, a Man of His Word

By Carol Tobias, President I recently came across a column, written in January 2016 by then-presidential candidate, Donald J. Trump, explaining his position on abortion. He wrote, “America, when it is at its best, follows a set of rules that have worked since our Founding. One of those rules is that we, as Americans, revere …

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“Making the Case”… Against Planned Parenthood

By Carol Tobias, President “Issues, Etc.” is, as its Facebook page describes, a live theological talk show from a confessional Lutheran perspective. The show features expert guests in theology, Biblical interpretation, apologetics, ethics, philosophy, law and culture. Last week, I had the honor of speaking at the 7th annual “Making the Case” conference hosted by …

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How far will pro-abortion militants go?

By Carol Tobias, President Over the years, I would occasionally insert something like this into my speeches: “As we come closer to that day of overturning Roe v Wade and protecting unborn children, the battle is going to be fierce. If you think pro-abortion extremists are rude and militant now, you ain’t seen nothing yet.” …

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Opening the eyes of our friends and neighbors by exposing our extremist adversaries

By Carol Tobias, President Editor’s note. This appears in the April digital edition of National Right to Life News. We are counting on you to forward stories from the issue to your pro-life contacts. Through most of Bill Clinton’s presidency and into the George W. Bush administration, much of the national abortion discussion centered on …

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I Was There to watch the Discharge Petition Fight

By Carol Tobias, President It was awesome!! I was present in the gallery of the US House of Representatives as Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) and Rep. Ann Wagner (R-MO), lead sponsor of the Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act, led a long line of Congressmen/women onto the House floor to sign a discharge petition to …

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