Erin O’Toole, the new leader of Conservative Party in Canada, has opportunity to allow pro-life debate

By We Need a Law On August 23, Erin O’Toole was elected as the new leader of the Conservative party. While O’Toole has made it clear that he does not intend to introduce abortion legislation, his victory gives a lot of room for the pro-life movement to work thanks to his commitment not to squash …

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Health Canada report: 26% increase in 2019 euthanasia deaths

The hidden story of abuse By Alex Schadenberg, Executive Director, Euthanasia Prevention Coalition Editor’s note. This is excerpted from a post that appeared here. Health Canada released the first annual report on Medical Assistance in Dying (MAiD)–euthanasia and assisted suicide. The data was gathered from the reports submitted by the medical or nurse practitioners who …

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Canadian Premier Trudeau commits $8.9M to international abortion orgs that largely target babies of color

$4.9 million alone will go to Marie Stopes International, which provides millions of abortions in third-world countries. By Martin Bürger Editor’s note. This is excerpted from a post at LifeSiteNews. OTTAWA, Canada, June 10, 2020 – The Canadian government led by Justin Trudeau announced new funding of $8.9 million to international abortion organizations as part …

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Day 2 of Canada’s virtual March for Life featured two powerful pro-life films

The movie night featured the live streaming of ‘Crescendo’ and ‘Sing a Little Louder Editor’s note. This ran Tuesday at LifeSiteNews. By Anthony Murdock OTTAWA – More than a thousand Canadians tuned in to view two “impactful” pro-life films and hear from one of the movie’s producers during day two of Campaign Life Coalition’s 22nd annual …

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Abortion continues unimpeded in Canada despite coronavirus lockdown

Despite restrictions being placed on elective surgeries, abortions continue in all ten Canadian provinces and three territories. TORONTO, Ontario, March 30, 2020 – Abortions in Canada have continued unimpeded during the coronavirus outbreak, despite provincial health authorities across the nation restricting non-essential surgeries due to the virus’ strain on the health care system.   In a …

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Canada cancels elective surgeries, but abortion businesses keep doors open

By Nancy Flanders  While elective and non-essential surgeries are being cancelled and postponed across Canada in order for medical care to be focused on patients with COVID-19, abortion businesses will continue as usual. “The people leading us here in the province absolutely see it as an essential service because it’s time sensitive and it’s medically …

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Nova Scotia bubble zone law will not help women

By We Need a Law Protecting Access to Reproductive Health Care Act – Bill 242, a private member’s bill in Nova Scotia, seeks to establish “bubble zones” around abortion clinics. This would prohibit pro-life speech on public streets. The activities targeted by this bill are not about protecting the safety of anyone or about ensuring …

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Quebec health minister wants to expand late-term abortions

By We Need a Law CTV News reports that Quebec Health Minister Danielle McCann is publicly calling for increased access to late term abortion. Reports indicate that access to late-term abortion is limited and disorganized, and McCann wants her province to do better. Given what we know about Canadians’ opinions, this may actually be a …

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Canadian Provinces are not required to fund private abortion clinics

By We Need a Law We Need a Law, a national campaign advocating for legal restrictions on abortion, released a position paper this month evaluating the impact of the Canada Health Act on the funding of abortion clinics. “The Canada Health Act has no legal bearing on health care spending, and is commonly misrepresented by activists, and now …

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Going to court over “Canada has no abortion laws” message

By Weneedalaw Canada has no abortion laws. That statement is why we, alongside a local group called ARPA Oxford, are taking the City of London to court. This story began in 2018 when we put up 33 billboards across the country that simply said, “Canada has no abortion laws.” We wanted to educate Canadians about …

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