By Dave Andrusko When I had read most of “Understanding The Drop In Abortions In Ohio,” I must admit I didn’t quite understand why Ann Thompson of WVXU radio had interviewed Michelle McGowan. To be sure I had a clue when we read that Professor Michelle McGowan in a “Research Associate in the departments …Continue reading "Pro-abortion academicians bemoans drop in abortions in Ohio"
By Holly Gatling, Executive Director, South Carolina Citizens for Life COLUMBIA, S.C. (July 6, 2020) Abortions occurring in South Carolina increased by 455 in 2019 over 2018 with Planned Parenthood accounting for 86 percent of the increase in the number of abortions and 57 percent of all abortions. The total number of abortions occurring in …Continue reading "Planned Parenthood kills 393 more unborn babies in 2019 than in 2018"
Editor’s note. The following appeared on Page One of the Summer issue of Vermont Right to Life Review. The Vermont Department of Health recently made the 2018 abortion statistics public. In 2018 the total number of abortions reportedly performed in Vermont was 1,204. Abortions performed on Vermont residents in 2018 were 986, while the other 218 were …Continue reading "New Vermont Abortion Statistics for 2018"
5% decrease from 2018, lowest total abortions since 2016. By Indiana Right to Life INDIANAPOLIS, IN – Four hundred fewer children were aborted in Indiana in 2019 compared to 2018, according to the Indiana Terminated Pregnancy Report 2019 released yesterday by the Indiana State Department of Health. The report shows 7,637 abortions in 2019, a 5% decrease from …Continue reading "Four hundred fewer children aborted in Indiana in 2019 according to new Indiana Department of Health report"
By Paul Stark, Communications Associate, Minnesota Citizens Concerned for Life (MCCL) ST. PAUL — The number of abortions in Minnesota leveled off at 9,922 in 2019, according to a report released today by the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH). The annual abortion total has mostly remained steady since falling seven straight years from 2006 to 2013.Planned Parenthood grew its share …Continue reading "Minnesota abortions level off in 2019 as Planned Parenthood continues to grow numbers"
Abortion totals for England and Wales highest ever in 2019 By Dave Andrusko When you are the face of abortion extremism in Britain, it shouldn’t surprise anyone that Ann Furedi, CEO of the major abortion provider British Pregnancy Advisory Service, would not be bothered by a record high number of abortions in England and Wales …Continue reading "Face of the abortion movement in Britain says rising abortion rates “is no cause for concern”"
Highest number since 1968 By Dave Andrusko Britain’s Society for the Protection of Unborn Children describes today’s abortion figures as “a national disgrace”. Unfortunately, SPUC is anything but exaggerating. Antonia Tully, SPUC Director of Campaigns, says “209,519 unborn children were aborted in England and Wales in 2019; the highest number since the Abortion Act came …Continue reading "New abortion statistics for England and Wales “a national disgrace”"
By Rose Mimms, Executive Director, Arkansas Right to Life The provisional data released this week by the Arkansas Department of Health on the number of induced abortions in the state in 2019 reported the lowest total number of abortions in the state since the state began reporting in the mid-70s–2,963. One abortion is too many …Continue reading "Latest numbers show fewest abortions in Arkansas since 1977"
By Maria V. Gallagher, Legislative Director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation Each day around noon, I receive an alert on my cell phone. The announcement comes courtesy of a local television station, which reports the number of Coronavirus cases that day in my state, along with the overall death toll from the vicious virus. It is a …Continue reading "What would the abortion policy of the U.S. be like, if the evening news broadcast the death toll from that day’s abortions?"
By Louisiana Right to Life There were 8,144 abortions in Louisiana in 2019, according to preliminary figures provided recently to Louisiana Right to Life by the Louisiana Department of Health. This is less than a 1 percent increase in the number of abortions from 2018, when 8,097 abortions were reported. Despite the slight increase in …Continue reading "2019 Abortion Numbers Up Slightly in Louisiana"
By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. This appears in the February digital edition of National Right to Life News. Please share this story and others from the latest edition of the “Pro-Life Newspaper of Record.” On January 22, 2020, the 47th anniversary of the wretched Roe v. Wade decision, NRLC published its 7th annual “State of …Continue reading "NRLC’s 7th annual “The State of Abortion in America,” 2020 is must reading for pro-life activists"