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 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 …

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2019 Abortion Numbers Up Slightly in Louisiana

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 …

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NRLC’s 7th annual “The State of Abortion in America,” 2020 is must reading for pro-life activists

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 …

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Tragic report: More Black babies are aborted in New York City than are born

By Carole Novielli The most recent data available shockingly reveals that in 2016, more Black babies were killed by abortion than were born in New York City. The data also shows that in 2016, Black abortions accounted for nearly 40 percent (38.7%) of all abortions in NYC. These alarming statistics reveal how abortion is decimating …

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Latest “Turnaway Study” on Post-Abortion Emotions Badly Flawed: National Right to Life’s In-Depth Analysis

By Randall K. O’Bannon, Ph.D. NRL Director of Education & Research The fine folk from the University of California -San Francisco (UCSF) – long known as America’s Abortion Training Academy – are out with another installment of their “Turnaway Study,” a five-year-long study that was supposed to be designed to determine the social, psychological, and …

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NRLC analysis shows more than 61 million babies killed in 47 years of legal abortion

By Texas Right to Life January 22, 2020, marked the 47th anniversary of Roe v. Wade, the Supreme Court decision that legalized abortion in all fifty states.  As the somber day approached, new analysis from National Right to Life estimates that 61,628,584 babies’ lives have ended through legal abortion in those 47 years.  This number represents close to 62 million …

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Pennsylvania Abortion Rates Rise Slightly

Pregnancy Resource Centers provide alternatives HARRISBURG, Pa. – The number of abortions in Pennsylvania rose slightly in 2018, just over 1 percent, according to the Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation, an affiliate of National Right to Life. Over the past several years, abortion rates have trended mostly downward. In 2012, there were 34,536 abortions in Pennsylvania. Since …

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A deeper look at the CDC abortion numbers: Part Three

By Dave Andrusko By the time you finish this post, I trust it will be clear why this is the third of what we four stories about the latest abortion figures from the Centers for Disease Control. For reasons known only to the CDC, it always releases its latest abortion analysis right around Thanksgiving—in this …

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What new CDC numbers tell us about Abortion in America

By Randall K. O’Bannon, Ph.D., NRL Director of Education & Research Over the Thanksgiving holidays, the government released its latest report on abortion in America, confirming a welcomed long term downward trend in the numbers of abortions. According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC), the number of abortions fell 2% from 2015 to …

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CDC reports drop in the number of abortions, abortion rate, and abortion ratio

By Dave Andrusko Today’s overview of abortion data from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) will be a first look at the very encouraging news that the number of abortions continue to drop. Later this week, Dr. Randall K. O’Bannon, NRLC’s director of education & research, will provide an in-depth analysis of the report that …

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