By Denise Leipold, Executive Director, Right to Life of Northeast Ohio On Wednesday, Right to Life of Northeast Ohio in collaboration with Ohio Right to Life and Citizens for a Pro-life Society held a press conference to announce the discovery of the illegal disposal of an approximately 16 week old dismembered child in the trash container …Continue reading "Body of approximately 16 week old dismembered unborn child found in trash container in Ohio"
By Sarah Terzo A summary of a report on postabortion women in Great Britain: “The report demonstrates that abortion providers are motivated to increase their revenues and grow their market share. Like any business, they employ business development managers; BPAS state that they see a 13% growth in the number of abortions that they perform …Continue reading "Abortion clinic see increase in abortions as “significant achievement”"
By Sarah Terzo A mother who accompanied her daughter to an abortion clinic described the “counseling” they gave – and their command not to return to the clinic if she had complications. “A middle-aged woman called Sheri’s name and we followed her into a small room in the back corner office with a messy desk …Continue reading "Abortion clinic: “don’t come back here” if you have a problem"
By Right to Life UK MSI Reproductive Choices (formerly known as Marie Stopes International) permanently closed its flagship central London clinic last Friday. The clinic performed 4,235 abortions over 2018 and 2019. The Marie Stopes House clinic, located on Whitfield Street in Bloomsbury, was Britain’s first family planning clinic. It moved from its initial location …Continue reading "Marie Stopes International’s first abortion clinic closes"
By Right to Life UK An abortion clinic in Brighton that performed over 3,100 abortions in 2019 will be closing later in the year. According to the latest available data, the BPAS Wistons Clinic in Brighton, run by the British Pregnancy Advisory Service, was responsible for 3,149 abortions in 2019, making it the 12th largest …Continue reading "Britain’s 12th largest abortion clinic to close"
By Sarah Terzo In an interview with pro-life author Rachel M. MacNair, PhD, former clinic worker Joy Davis was asked about what her clinic did when women told them they did not want abortions. “We sent into the pro-lifers, we knew they were going to take care of them.” Rachel M. MacNair, PhD. “Achieving Peace in the Abortion …Continue reading "Abortion Clinic Workers Knew Pro-lifers Helped Women"
By Sarah Terzo In an article from 1991, the New York Times wrote about rundown, sleazy “abortion mills” in New York City. The article, written by Robert D. McFadden, described abortion in New York City this way: “It is a shadowy business, the unregulated world of abortion mills, shabby clinics operating behind the facades of doctors’ offices, …Continue reading "The New York Times, not so long ago, knew there were terrible conditions in abortion “mills”"
By Right to Life UK The second-largest late-term abortion centre in the UK, which has performed over 1,200 abortions on unborn children at 20 weeks or over in the last three years, has closed. This abortion centre, situated in Streatham, South London and also known as ‘The Lodge’, has performed 13,114 abortions between 2017 and …Continue reading "UK’s second-largest late-term abortion clinic ‘The Lodge’ closes"
By Sarah Terzo According to one pro-abortion book: “More than 95% of abortions take place in freestanding abortion clinics – independent clinics (60%) and Planned Parenthood offices (35%) – as opposed to private doctors’ offices or hospitals. In part because of expensive state restrictions but also because of the decreasing abortion rate and antiabortion extremism, …Continue reading "Pro-choice authors lament: 28% of independent abortion clinics closed between 2012 and 2017"
By Lois Anderson, Executive Director, Oregon Right to Life Just shy of fifty years in business and after performing thousands of abortions, Lovejoy Surgicenter in Portland has closed. It was the oldest and largest independent abortion provider in the state, a symbol of the abortion industry in Oregon from the beginning. They also participated in …Continue reading "GREAT NEWS! Oldest independent abortion provider in Portland, Oregon has closed!"
By Maria V. Gallagher, Legislative Director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation A check of the Pennsylvania Health Department website reveals that one fourth of the free-standing abortion centers in Pennsylvania have had health and safety violations since September. The Health Department notes that 16 free-standing abortion facilities currently operate in the Keystone State. Of those, four were …Continue reading "One fourth of free-standing abortion centers in Pa. have had health and safety violations just since September"
By Maria V. Gallagher, Legislative Director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation Once again, Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf has shut down businesses because of the pandemic—but abortion operations are exempt from his latest closure order. Over the weekend, gyms, theaters, and casinos had to shut their doors, while abortion facilities were permitted to remain open. Restaurants had to …Continue reading "Pro-abortion Pa. Gov. shuts down businesses, exempts abortion operations"