Abortion creates a wound on our nation’s psyche which bleeds onto all sorts of aspects of American life

By Maria V. Gallagher, Legislative Director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation The clergyman had recently gotten word of a new assignment which would take him away from the congregation where he had launched his ministry. But before he left, he gave a sermon that I believe will always be etched in my memory. He said that, whenever …

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Sen. Tim Scott schools Treasury Secretary Yellen on abortion’s economic impact, tells her about being raised by a single Mom in poverty

By Dave Andrusko On May 10, Janet Yellen, U.S. Treasury secretary, sat down with the Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee to “answer questions about risks to financial stability such as inflation, rising interest rates and volatile asset prices,” according to the Wall Street Journal. “But Democrats were more interested in her views on …

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Why it is so important that pro-lifers are 100% accurate

By Dave Andrusko When I read Politifact’s “Jeanine Pirro wrongly says there are 63 million abortions per year in the U.S.,” it reminded me how important it is that we are 100% accurate. Obviously, this was a slip of the tongue by Judge Pirro. She does not possible believe that there are 63 million abortions …

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Survey: Physicians Are Far Less Likely to Abort Their Children

By Kelsey Hazzard A recent survey published in the journal Obstetrics & Gynecology and covered by MedPage Today had an intriguing finding: Among physicians of reproductive age (45 years or younger), the abortion rate was 10.2%, said researchers led by Morgan Levy, BS, of the University of Miami School of Medicine, and colleagues. Levy said …

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What Google Can Tell Us About the Abortion Debate

By Kelsey Hazzard, Secular Pro-Life I follow quite a few pro-abortion activists on Twitter, and they are in a poor mood. That’s unsurprising, given that the Supreme Court could be a few short weeks away from reversing Roe. Already, pro-life states around the country have made strides in protecting babies that would not have been …

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Welcomed decline in the number of medical students trained in abortion

By Dave Andrusko Sarah Varney rolled out a fascinating (if overtly pro-abortion) summary of the level of  training in abortion provided by medical schools and residency programs. Here’s the headline: Fewer medical students trained for abortion procedures The number of med schools and residency programs where aspiring physicians can learn to perform abortion procedures continues …

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Abortions Drop in Texas After Heartbeat Law

Advocates claim women just got abortions elsewhere By Randall K. O’Bannon, Ph.D., NRL Director of Education & Research Whenever pro-life legislation passes and goes into effect, abortion advocates are anxious to prove two things: 1) that the legislation doesn’t work; 2) that women have found a way around the law. Both claims were made in …

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National Right to Life on Guttmacher Data Showing Increase in Percentage of Chemical Abortions in 2020

WASHINGTON — On Thursday, the Guttmacher Institute released preliminary numbers from its periodic survey of abortionists showing that, for the year 2020, 54% of abortions were chemical abortions. “This is a trend that we’ve been seeing for years as abortion advocates have urged the loosening of the safety protocols for chemical abortions,” said Carol Tobias, president …

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More than Half of All U.S. Abortions Now from Abortion Pills

By Randall K. O’Bannon, Ph.D. NRL Director of Education & Research The trends have been pointing this way for years, but today the Guttmacher Institute confirmed that chemical, or “medication” abortions, now account for more than half of the abortions performed annually in the United States. In an online analysis of preliminary data from Guttmacher’s …

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Another “study” touts the safety of telemedicine abortions

By Dave Andrusko The beauty, for lack of a better word, of the abortion industry’s strategy is how studies supporting whatever it is they want promoted just happen to come out at the right time. Take “Safety and effectiveness of self-managed medication abortion provided using online telemedicine in the United States: A population based study” …

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