Translate the jargon and see the truth of the abortion movement By Susanne Maynes As a college student, I was taking notes in English class one day when the professor made a remark that stopped me in my tracks. I didn’t write down the comment because I immediately disagreed with it—yet that’s precisely why I …Continue reading "What abortion advocates are really saying"
By Sarah Terzo In her memoir, Sarah Weddington writes that she did not expect the pro-life movement to emerge and fight abortion, and that the abortion issue was settled after Roe v. Wade: “Initially I joined others in thinking that the basic question had been settled: abortion was and would continue to be legal. In …Continue reading "Sarah Weddington did not expect pro-life opposition"
By Sarah Terzo From an article on media bias in the abortion debate. Lisa Myers, who covers abortion for NBC: “I do believe that some of the stories I have read or seen have almost seemed like cheerleading for the pro-choice side.” David Shaw, “Abortion Bias Seeps Into News,” Los Angeles Times July 1, 1990. Editor’s note. This …Continue reading "Reporters, bias, and “cheerleading” for pro-choicers"
By Dave Andrusko Guttmacher, the in-house think tank for the Abortion Industry and its media/academic enablers, can still be read profitably by pro-lifers. Their summaries—aka the number of abortions, the abortion rate, and the abortion ratio—are far better than the CDCs for the simple reason that Guttmacher aggressively reaches out to abortion “providers” rather than …Continue reading "Guttmacher laments that pro-life policies grow “like a steady drumbeat getting louder each year.”"
By Alexa Moutevelis A pro-abortion group called the Texas Equal Access (TEA) Fund has a rather sick message at Christmastime. On December 4, the TEA Fund posted a photo (right) of votive candles with the words “Abortions Are Magical,” along with the image of a unicorn. It was captioned, “Getting our holiday party favors ready! …Continue reading "Pro-Abortion Group Gives Out ‘Abortions Are Magical’ Holiday Party Favors"
By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. It was eight years ago this week that Christopher Hitchens died. I’d written about Hitchens’ passing at the time of his pass and the issues that came up in that piece, I believe, are worth revisiting. I hope you agree. Over the years I have often read Christopher Hitchens, a …Continue reading "Christopher Hitchens and the issues he raised for pro-lifers"
By Maria V. Gallagher, Legislative Director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation Among the more curious terms advocates for legal abortion use to justify their position is “reproductive freedom.” The phrase certainly has a ring to it—but that’s because it seems life affirming. “Freedom” is such an important word in the American lexicon, connotations that extend all the …Continue reading "Pro-abortion double speak: “Reproductive freedom”"
By Dave Andrusko When many vectors are all pointing in the same direction, every so often our benighted opposition—or, better put, its media enablers—will eventually confront the Abortion Industry’s built-in weaknesses and shortsighted behavior. I write that as an introduction to a fascinating piece that just ran in the New York Times under the headline …Continue reading "Hold the presses. Even the NY Times grasps how out of touch pro-abortionists are with the public"
By Béatrice Fedor Editor’s note. This appeared at “400 words for women.” Do pro-choicers who refuse to call an unborn baby a baby, always call a pregnant woman a gravida? Do they say: “she is a zygote”? Have they ever been to a fetus shower; or bought a gift from an embryo registry? Do …Continue reading "Pro-choice linguistic confusion"
By Dave Andrusko “These are the two things I want you, please, to remember – abortion is a blessing and our work is not done. Let me hear you say it: abortion is a blessing and our work is not done. Abortion is a blessing and our work is not done. Abortion is a blessing …Continue reading "“High Priestess of abortion” new President & CEO of National Abortion Federation"
By Dave Andrusko Pro-abortionists defend the destruction of unborn children—early in pregnancy or at the end of pregnancy, makes no difference– in season and out. Thus there is no piece of pro-life legislation that they won’t attack. It’s what they do. It’s who they are. Nonetheless, if you really want to get their dander up, …Continue reading "Understanding pro-abortion apologetics 1001"
By Dave Andrusko Judicial Watch is famous in Washington, DC for filing Freedom of Information Acts (FOIA) requests. Yesterday Judicial Watch released a 115 page treasure chest of emails which revealed how closely the office of pro-abortion Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam worked with Planned Parenthood to contain the self-inflicted damage of the remarks he’d made …Continue reading "Planned Parenthood offers pro-abortion Va. Gov. Northam talking points to deflect attention away from his comments on infanticide"