By Rai Rojas Giving Tuesday is a global day of giving fueled by the power of social media and collaboration. Celebrated on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving and the widely-recognized shopping events Black Friday and Cyber Monday, #GivingTuesday has become a movement that celebrates and supports giving. The idea for Giving Tuesday was first announced in …Continue reading "#Giving Tuesday — Help us save the most vulnerable"
By Rai Rojas Congressman Chris Smith (R-NJ) is a pro-life champion. During his remarkable tenure in the U.S. House of Representatives, Congressman Smith has supported common-sense pro-life legislation – laws that enjoyed support from the majority of Americans. Congressman Smith has fought for the right of taxpayers not to be forced to pay for abortions. …Continue reading "Re-elect Chris Smith, a pro-life champion"
By Rai Rojas Editor’s note. Of all the thousands of posts we’ve published, this ranks as among the most favored by National Right to Life News Today readers. As such, I like to republish it every year or so in order that our many new readers can enjoy this powerful commentary. When he was about …Continue reading "Unborn Babies Feel Pain & They Dream!!!"
Giving Tuesday is a global day of giving fueled by the power of social media and collaboration. Celebrated on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving and the widely-recognized shopping events Black Friday and Cyber Monday, #GivingTuesday has become a movement that celebrates and supports giving. The idea for Giving Tuesday was first announced in October 2012 as …Continue reading "#Giving Tuesday — Help us save the most vulnerable"
By Rai Rojas Editor’s note. My family and I will be on vacation through August 25. I will occasionally add new items but for the most part we will repost “the best of the best” — the stories our readers have told us they especially liked over the last ten months. That’s what the Flyers …Continue reading "NRL 2017 and “Live Tweet to Win!”"
By Rai Rojas, Program Director, NRL Academy Editor’s note. This appears in the August digital edition of National Right to Life News. Please read the entire 42-page issue and pass it along using your social media contacts. The end of our 11th annual National Right to Life Academy on August 4th was, as always, bittersweet. The …Continue reading "The NRL Academy: A five-week adventure in learning how to make the case for life"
By Rai Rojas, Program Director, National Right to Life Academy Remember Wendy Davis, the failed pro-abortion Texas Gubernatorial candidate and her 11-hour filibuster in the Texas State Senate against HB2? I do. I hate mentioning it but she and her filibuster are germane to this post which explains how NRLC is raising up the next …Continue reading "Still time to enroll in NRLC Academy, still time to assist NRLC in training up next generation of leaders"
By Rai Rojas Editor’s note. Rai’s delightful story ran a while back but I’m reposting it today for two reasons. First, the title of Mr. Munsch’s classic is a meme that is running on NRLC’s twitter page . Second, “Love You Forever” has attained legendary status in the Andrusko household, a story we read to our …Continue reading "“I’ll love you forever, I’ll like you for always : The story behind Robert Munsch’s classic children’s story"
By Raimundo Rojas, Program Director, National Right to Life Academy The National Right to Life Academy is a five-week academic summer course for pro-life college students eager to put their pro-life passion to work. Students receive a comprehensive pro-life education – we emphasize (but don’t limit courses to) abortion, fetal development, assisted suicide/euthanasia, healthcare reform, …Continue reading "The National Right to Life Academy: Empowering pro-life college students to make a difference"
Latinos are the largest minority in the United States and a natural pro-life constituency. The Latino Outreach of the National Right to Life Committee aims to work with those wanting to educate and work with Latinos on the life issues. #NRLC2017 @rairojasii http://nrlconvention.comContinue reading "The always popular Latino Outreach workshop is back at NRL Convention 2017"
By Rai Rojas The National Right to Life Academy, a five-week summer program held at NRLC’s DC headquarters, trains pro-life student activists to become effective advocates for life. The ripple effect of the program’s graduates can be felt across the country. Over the five weeks of the program, pro-life students learn from the foremost leaders …Continue reading "National Right to Life Academy empowers pro-life college students to make a difference"
By Rai Rojas Editor’s note. This ran a while back but it is so powerful I repost it every couple of years. “Only he who suffers can be the guide and healer of the suffering.” — Thomas Mann My six-year-old grandson loves to read almost as much as he loves being read to. So much …Continue reading "The story behind “I’ll love you forever, I’ll like you for always,” Robert Munsch’s classic children’s story"