The nation waits while the Supreme Court considers one of the most consequential abortion cases in a generation

The case, Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization, concerns Mississippi’s “Gestational Age Act” which protects unborn children from abortion after 15-weeks gestation. The Court’s decision is expected later this year and will address the question of whether a state has a compelling interest in protecting the right to life prior to viability. By that age, …

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National Right to Life on the Retirement of Justice Stephen Breyer

WASHINGTON – Today, the White House announced that U.S. Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer will retire at the end of the current term and that the White House will announce a nominee by the end of February. Justice Breyer was nominated to the U.S. Supreme Court by President Bill Clinton in 1994 and fulfilled the …

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Join Us for NRL Convention 2022!

The National Right to Life Convention is the largest pro-life educational event. Come join us to get more involved, or consider sponsoring your church’s Respect Life Director or your local school’s Pro-Life club leader to learn the latest developments in the pro-life movement and pro-life apologetics (Remember, the Teens for Life Convention will simultaneously be …

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Sign up early for NRLC 2022 to be held in Atlanta June 24-25

By Jacki Ragan Editor’s note. This appears in the January 2022 edition of National Right to Life News. Please it and the remainder of this 42 page issue with pro-life family and friends. With January 22 only eight days away, what better way to inform, motivate, and encourage pro-lifers than to remind them registration is …

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“A compassionate society will defend a simple, moral proposition; life should never be used as a tool, or a means to an end.”

By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. This first ran in 2002. I re-post it annually on the anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King’s birthday, which is now a federal holiday, for reasons that I believe you will find self-explanatory. A merciful society seeks to expand legal protection to every life, including early life. And a compassionate …

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Be sure to read the January digital edition of NRL News now in your inbox

By Dave Andrusko Good morning. I hope you’ve opened your email where you will find the latest monthly digital edition of National Right to Life News, the “pro-life newspaper of record.” There are 42 pages jam packed with the latest pro-life news. Please a few minutes each day to read the January National Right to …

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National Right to Life 2022 Pro-Life Essay Contest Deadline Approaching

By Jacki Ragan Each year, National Right to Life sponsors a Pro-Life Essay Contest for students in grades 7-12. For 2022 the essay should address the question, Why are you pro-life? Essays should be submitted between January 1, 2022 and January 21, 2022. Essays must be postmarked by January 21, 2022. This is an excellent way to …

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