Editor’s note. This appeared on the HOPE, Australia blog and is reposted with permission. Dr. John Obeid, a geriatrician in Western Sydney, has voiced his opinion in the Daily Telegraph about why assisted suicide should not be an option for his elderly patients. Having cared for thousands of people approaching the end of their lives, he …Continue reading "Sydney, Australia, Geriatrician: “We do not want or need physician assisted suicide”"
Editor’s note. This comes courtesy of the Irish pro-life organization Precious Life. BPAS refers to the British Pregnancy Advisory Service. The Eighth Amendment to the Irish Constitution provides equal rights to the mother and the unborn child and is under furious attack. Fine Gael is a political party. This has been edited for clarity. On …Continue reading "Irish Politician Slams BPAS Support of Late Term and Gender Selective Abortions"
By SPUC—The Society for the Protection of Unborn Children A Newsweek article dated December 1 has compared Dr. Philip Nitschke, designer and proponent of ‘death-machines’, to renowned maverick inventor and technology magnate, Elon Musk, co-founder of Paypal, and founder of SpaceX and Tesla motors. In the headline of a review of Dr. Nitschke’s work and …Continue reading "Newsweek compares death-machine-maker Nitschke to SpaceX-founder Elon Musk"
By Hannah Ellis This November, member nations of the “Group of 7” (G-7) met in Italy to discuss current global health issues and challenges. To the outrage of abortion activists, the G-7 members landed on language that omits abortion terms under the “Gender Perspective in Health Policies and Rights for Women, Children and Adolescents” section …Continue reading "Helping Women Doesn’t Mean Advocating Abortion. Quite the Opposite, In Fact."
The move marks an unprecedented intervention into the democratic process of a Member State By Jonathan Abbamonte Editor’s note. This is a slightly edited version of a post that appeared at the Population Research Institute and is reposted with permission. The European Union (EU) has warned Poland not to pass any legislation banning abortion in cases …Continue reading "European Union Warns Poland Not to Pass Pro-Life Legislation"
By Parliamentary Network for Critical Issues International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF), based in London and operating in 170 countries, released its first report on implementation of its Strategic Framework 2016- 2022. The organization’s report shows that that globally it ended the lives of 1,094,679 preborn children in 2016 through 612,966 surgical abortions and 481,713 by …Continue reading "International Planned Parenthood Ends the Lives of Over 1 Million Preborn Children in 2016"
Editor’s note. This is excerpted from an analysis written by the PNCI–Parliamentary Network for Critical Issues and is reposted with permission. “NGOs” are Non-Governmental Organizations.”SHRH” stands for Sexual and Reproductive Health Rights. Pro-abortion NGOs gathered in Brussels to commiserate over the impact of the decision by President Trump to reissue and expand the US foreign …Continue reading "Opponents of President Trump’s Global Pro-Life Policy lament impact"
By Jonathan Abbamonte Editor’s note. This is excerpted from a post that appeared at the Population Research Institute. One of the world’s most extensive and prolific abortion networks has passed a tragic milestone. In 2016, the International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF), for the first time reported in its history, aborted more than one million unborn …Continue reading "International Planned Parenthood Federation Performs Over One Million Abortions in 2016, Report Shows"
By Life Canada A study released Wednesday in The Lancet revealed that 55.7 million children were aborted between 2010 and 2014, worldwide. Instead of lamenting the staggering enormity of the numbers of global abortions or the widespread practice of sex selection abortion (aborting females out of cultural preferences for males), the study, funded by heavyweights like …Continue reading "Global institutions ignore risks to women and infant health; classify “abortion safety” instead"
Executive Director addresses Human Rights Council report on the Netherlands GENEVA — The U.N. Human Rights Council is ignoring human rights concerns regarding the practice of euthanasia in the Netherlands, according to Minnesota Citizens Concerned for Life Global Outreach. MCCL GO Executive Director Scott Fischbach addressed the Council in Geneva today. “Euthanasia is a crime …Continue reading "MCCL GO criticizes Dutch euthanasia human rights violations"
By Dave Andrusko Surprise, surprise, pro-abortionists are dissatisfied with changes that liberalized Chile’s very protective abortion laws. On August 3, the nation’s Chamber of Deputies voted to allow abortion when a woman’s life is in danger, when the unborn child has a negative prenatal diagnosis, or when a pregnancy results from rape. The vote was …Continue reading "Chile abandons complete ban on abortion, pro-abortionists complain changes don’t go far enough"
Marie Stopes International had 373 abortion failures in one month in the UK, a recent review found. By Philippa Taylor, Christian Medical Fellowship For the past five years, the charity Marie Stopes International (MSI) has been given £163 million in UK taxpayer money to spend on abortions in developing countries. This money also went on …Continue reading "Botching abortions in Britain, MSI is taking their ‘services’ to the world"