Exclusive or inclusive? Two views of human rights

By Paul Stark, Communications Associate, Minnesota Citizens Concerned for Life Human embryos and fetuses are living human organisms. They are members of the species Homo sapiens at the earliest stages of their lives.  But many people believe that these human beings in utero do not have a right to life. Why not? Because they are …

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Human rights activist Chen Guangcheng who exposed forced abortion in China praises Trump’s ‘courage’ at RNC

‘I’m forever grateful to the American people for welcoming me and my family to the United States where we are now free,’ proclaimed Chen Guangcheng. WASHINGTON, D.C.V– A human rights activist who defected from China had strong praise at Wednesday night’s Republican National Convention for President Trump’s courage and global leadership in dealing with the …

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Commission on Unalienable Rights’ Report Denounced by Pro-Aborts

By Marie Smith, Parliamentary Network for Critical Issues The eleven members of the Commission on Unalienable Rights, established by U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo last year to “provide the Secretary with advice on human rights grounded in our nation’s founding principles and the principles of the 1948 Universal Declaration of Human Rights”, released their …

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If abortion is a right, then equal rights are a fiction

By Paul Stark, Communications Associate, Minnesota Citizens Concerned for Life Editor’s note. This appeared in the March digital edition of National Right to Life News. Please share this many of the stories with your pro-life family and friends. Slogans often hide controversial and undefended assumptions. #MyRightMyDecision is the hashtag abortion defenders used as the U.S. …

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Allegers of “Fake Clinics” Vote for Fake Health Care

By Jor-El Godsey “Discuss and decide” should not be how human rights, human responsibilities, and fundamental respect for humans are determined. But that is what Senate Democrats (as well as one of their own governors who happens to be a physician) believe about the rights of a living, human being who has arrived into the …

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Human Rights Committee Says Countries Must Provide Abortion

By Parliamentary Network for Critical Issues The Human Rights Committee formally adopted General Comment no. 36 on article 6 of the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights on the right to life and tells countries that they must provide abortion. The General Comment, as reported by the Office of the High Commissioner on Human …

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Two views of human rights: Exclusive or inclusive?

By Paul Stark Human embryos and fetuses are living human organisms. They are members of the species Homo sapiens at the earliest stages of their lives. But many people believe that these human beings in utero do not have a right to life. Why not? Because they are different from the rest of us in …

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Video showing in an amusing manner how bad pro-abortion arguments are goes viral

By Texas Right to Life A video released last week that is going viral takes the abortion lobby to task for lack of logic and magical thinking. In the video, a woman posing as an abortion activist states, “Human rights – you may think you’ve always had yours, but you would be wrong.” She then …

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Trump Administration pushes back against reproductive rights as human rights

By Michael Cook More pushback from the Trump Administration against “reproductive rights” can be seen in the latest Country Reports on Human Rights Practices. The 2017 edition omits a section called “reproductive rights” in which access to contraception and abortion, as well as maternal mortality rates, was sketched out for every country. In its place …

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Exclusive or inclusive? Two views of human rights

By Paul Stark, Communications Associate, Minnesota Citizens Concerned for Life Editor’s note. My family and I will be on vacation through August 25. I will occasionally add new items but for the most part we will repost “the best of the best” — the stories our readers have told us they especially liked over the …

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