Midwife: Babies born alive after abortions are allowed to die

By Sarah Terzo A midwife gives the following testimony: A midwife for almost 9 years, I can testify that babies born from late abortions (case of abortion on medical grounds) without feticide, usually between 20 and 24 weeks gestation, may be born alive. The medical team is then often uncomfortable and either puts the baby …

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The macabre proposal to tolerate infanticide, in the name of abortion rights

By the Parliamentary Network for Critical Issues El Salvador has one of the strongest laws in the world protecting the lives of unborn children. This fact has led to a false narrative that has gone global about a group of 17 women about whom it is claimed have been, or were, imprisoned in El Salvador …

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94% of Belgian doctors surveyed support ‘after-birth abortion’ for babies with disabilities

By Right to Life UK  ‘After-birth abortion’—infanticide– for babies with a disability is supported by more than 9 in 10 Belgian physicians surveyed, a shocking new research paper into abortion attitudes has revealed.  A poll of healthcare professionals in Flanders, Belgium found 93.6% of physicians surveyed “agree that in the event of a serious (non-lethal) …

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Belgian Neonatologists Support Eugenic Late-Term Abortion and Infanticide

By Wesley J. Smith German doctors were hanged at Nuremberg for killing disabled infants — part of the medical Holocaust. That same act — killing a baby because he or she is disabled or terminally ill — is now accepted with a shrug in the Netherlands under a bureaucratic infanticide checklist known as the Groningen …

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94% of Belgian doctors surveyed support ‘after-birth abortion’ for babies with disabilities

By Right to Life UK ‘After-birth abortion’ or infanticide for babies with a disability is supported by more than 9 in 10 Belgian physicians surveyed, a shocking new research paper into abortion attitudes has revealed.  A poll of healthcare professionals in Flanders, Belgium found 93.6% of physicians surveyed “agree that in the event of a …

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Another failed effort to hide Democrats’ support for infanticide

By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. As is our custom now, every other day or so, we are reposting a particularly relevant story that appeared exactly one year prior. This post is particularly apropos for you will see, in a separate story today, that media apologists for Democrats again minimize and ignore the party’s unwaverign support …

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The “smell of death,” the shock of recognition, and the evasion of passive infanticide

By Dave Andrusko “God sometimes does His work with gentle drizzle, not storms. Drip. Drip. Drip.”  — John Newton, from the film, “Amazing Grace.” Newton, at one time a slave trader, penned that great hymn following his conversion. William Wilberforce was born in 1759 in Yorkshire, England. Unfortunately, Wilberforce is not known today nearly as well …

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From Supporting Abortion to Not Opposing Infanticide

By Wesley J. Smith The Senate is planning to vote the week after next on S.311, “The Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act.” Here are its core terms: Congress finds the following:(1) If an abortion results in the live birth of an infant, the infant is a legal person for all purposes under the laws of the …

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The Pagan Logic of Infanticide

Autonomy over Human Dignity By John Stonestreet & Roberto Rivera Among the pagan practices vanquished by early Christians was infanticide. As Christianity fades in the West, so do our defenses against infanticide in all its grisly forms. Since its beginning, the pro-life movement has argued that the logic that justified abortion-on-demand could, at some point, …

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Sanctity of life view will “collapse,” Peter Singer predicts

By Sarah Terzo Philosopher Peter Singer, who supports killing disabled infants on the grounds that they are not yet “people,” wrote “During the next 35 years, the traditional view of the sanctity of human life will collapse….only a rump of hardcore, know-nothing religious fundamentalists will defend the view that every human life, from conception to …

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Why Democrats must be soft on infanticide

By Dave Andrusko Elsewhere today I plan to write about a post that appears on a pro-abortion site that cynically dismisses as “just politics” our concerns over babies aborted because they have Down syndrome. If you read my interpretation of the writer, you’ll see that the only way they can live with their consciences is …

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