By Patricia Stewart, Esq., Executive Director, MCFL It is critical that you act immediately to contact your state legislators, especially your State Senator, as there are efforts to move the Massachusetts assisted suicide bill forward – see the information below. You can easily reach your legislators by clicking on this Voter Voice link which will …Continue reading "URGENT Action Alert from Massachusetts Citizens for Life: Oppose Assisted Suicide Bill "
By Olivia Gans Turner, Director, American Victims of Abortion “Being Traumatized means continuing to organize your life as if the trauma were still going on–unchanged and immutable–as every new encounter or event is contaminated by the past.” Bessel Van Der Kolk, The Body Keeps Score Trauma, noun 1.a deeply distressing or disturbing experience. “a personal …Continue reading "Shouting, Protests, and Pain, Roe’s legacy of Trauma"
By Olivia Gans Turner, American Victims of Abortion This week a great lady with a huge heart passed away very suddenly. Her generous heart just stopped! So, on this Easter week, Vicki Thorn, founder of Project Rachel, received her heavenly reward. Vicki was the loving wife of Dr. William Thorn, a college professor at Marquette …Continue reading "Vicki Thorn, foundress of Project Rachel and face of hope and healing for so many, passes away "
By Olivia Gans Turner, President, Virginia Society for Human Life (VSHL) It was as extraordinary opportunity to be a part of this celebration day when the Virginia General Assembly voted to commend the 50 year anniversary of Virginia Society for Human Life’s founding. The lady in the chair at the center of the picture is …Continue reading "Virginia General Assembly commends the 50th year anniversary of Virginia Society for Human Life’s founding"
By Olivia Gans Turner, President, Virginia Society for Human Life As most of America knows, some states recently have provided greater protections to unborn children which have resulted in appeals to the Supreme Court. Most of the attention this past year has been on the Mississippi law that would prevent abortions after 15 weeks’ gestation …Continue reading "Abortion travel benefits? "
Bill to prevent infanticide Fails in Virginia State Senate By Olivia Gans Turner Thank you to all those who made one last ditch effort to save the Born Alive Abortion Survivors Protection bill. The Senate Education and Health Committee dropped it from the docket this past week, refusing to give the bill a hearing. The …Continue reading "Virginia Senate Democrats Kill Born-Alive Infants Protection and Informed Consent"
By Olivia Gans Turner, President, Virginia Society for Human Life In a vote of 52-48 along party lines, members of the House of Delegates yesterday voted to pass HB 304, introduced by Del. Nick Freitas (R-30). The next step for this bill, HB 304, is to go to the Virginia Senate. This is a sensible …Continue reading "Virginia House of Delegates moves to provide life-saving protection for babies who survive abortion attempts in the later months of pregnancy!"
By Olivia Gans Turner, president, Virginia Society for Human Life Safe Haven Law Expansion This week saw the passage out of the State Senate of a bill to extend the Virginia safe haven law from 14 days to 30 days. This would allow a desperate mother who has just given birth more time to seek …Continue reading "Virginia General Assembly Update and Action Alerts!"
By Olivia Gans Turner, President, Virginia Society for Human Life You have heard it said over and over that “elections have consequences,” but you may not believe it. Well, let me tell you it is absolutely true here in Virginia! Never more so than this year. That is why Virginia Society for Human Life is …Continue reading "It really does matter how you vote this year! Lives depend on it!"
By Olivia Gans Turner, President, Virginia Society for Human Life The candidates are traveling all over the state trying to reach as many people as possible in the hopes of drawing more voters to their team. They make many stops along the way, giving speeches, talking to individuals and groups, spelling out what matters in …Continue reading "Election Day in Virginia Only Six Days Away!"
By Olivia Gans Turner Election Day is only 11 days away. Yesterday a Monmouth University poll showed pro-life Glenn Youngkin and pro-abortion Terry McAuliffe deadlocked at 46 percent each. Pro-abortion forces are pulling out all the stops to turn out their pro-abortion voters. According to US News and World Report, “NARAL Pro-Choice Virginia, another abortion …Continue reading "Latest poll show Youngkin and McAuliffe tied"
By Olivia Gans Turner Have you seen them? Those dreadful pro-abortion commercials supporting Terry McAuliffe and other Democratic candidates for various offices, including Lt. Governor and Attorney General? Well, the latest one tells us something very important about Terry’s plans for Virginia. It also tells us something vitally important about Glenn Youngkin. The ad shows …Continue reading "New Pro-Abortion Ads Prove Beyond a doubt Terry McAuliffe Wants to be Virginia’s Abortion Governor"