On Thursday, a coalition of pro-life organizations that includes the Family Policy Alliance of Kansas, the Kansas Catholic Conference (KCC), Concerned Women for America of Kansas (CWA), and Kansans for Life (KFL), along with several state legislators, introduced “Value Them Both,”, an amendment to the Kansas Constitution that safeguards both women and babies from what …Continue reading "Coalition of state pro-life groups and legislators introduce “Value Them Both” Constitutional Amendment"
By Benjamin Clapper, Executive Director, Louisiana Right to Life This weekend we will celebrate our 50th Anniversary as an organization at our sold-out Gala. We are looking forward to an wonderful evening! In 1970, Bob Winn, a young New Orleans attorney, was invited to attend the second national gathering of pro-life leaders at Macalester College …Continue reading "50 Years of Louisiana Right to Life…"
By Maria V. Gallagher, Legislative Director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation “Life Empowers: Pro-Life is Pro-Woman” is the theme for the 2020 March for Life, which steps out on January 24thin Washington, D.C. The theme brilliantly captures the essence of the pro-life movement: it strengthens rather than diminishes; it gives hope for those who might otherwise despair; …Continue reading "The March for Life is Pro-Woman!"
Editor’s note. On Wednesday pro-life Republican Members of the House devoted an entire hour to speeches commemorating next week’s 47th anniversary of the deadly Roe v. Wade decision. We will repost them all, beginning with the introductory remarks delivered by Rep. Chris Smith (R-N.J.) Thank you very much Mr. Speaker. Next week, tens of thousands …Continue reading "Pro-life Congressmen commemorate upcoming 47th anniversary of Roe v. Wade"
By Jacki Ragan, Director, NRLC State Organizational Development Department On January 22, 2020, and the weeks preceding and following that tragic date, the right to life movement will mark the anniversary of Roe v. Wade with sadness over the loss of life but also with a sense of victory. We know we have the truth …Continue reading "47 Years after Roe: are you committed to making a difference?"
By Maria V. Gallagher, Legislative Director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation In recent weeks a good friend passed away, and I am still coming to grips with that tremendous loss. Decades ago—in a past I had no knowledge of—my friend had an abortion. I never knew what drove her decision. Was she pressured by a boyfriend or …Continue reading "Honoring the women who have turned their back on the abortion industry"
By Archbishop Charles J. Chaput, O.F.M. Cap. Editor’s note. We are exactly one week away from the 47th anniversary of the hideous Roe v. Wade decision. For the past three weeks, we have posted stories previously written about the commemoration. The following appeared in 2014. Charles J. Chaput is the Archbishop of Philadelphia, and (as …Continue reading "The Pro-life Counter-Witness to Roe v. Wade"
By Dave Andrusko We’ve been pleased to repost several stories about actress Michelle Williams who, in her Golden Globe acceptance speech, said “thank God or whoever you pray to” for what the audience and the public took to mean having had “the right” to have an abortion. As the pro-abortion site Rewire.news put it, “While …Continue reading "“New life never keeps us from our dreams”—a pro-life, pro-child response to pro-abortion actress Michelle Williams"
By Jonathon Van Maren January 13, 2020 — Over the past several months, I’ve been asked by readers of this column to occasionally recommend particularly helpful resources to educate and equip in responding to the challenges brought about by the culture wars. In December, for example, I reviewed Pro-Life Kids, a wonderful children’s book by …Continue reading "An awesome resource to help you change minds in our crazy pro-abortion world"
By Rhode Island Right to Life In season or out of season, LIFE is always worth fighting for! After their major victory last year, Planned Parenthood and their allies are pressing for taxpayer-funded abortions in Rhode Island like they already have in Connecticut. We need your help to get through the present legislative session, and …Continue reading "Join us for Statewide Pro-Life Rally January 21"
By Maria V. Gallagher, Legislative Director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation “Like anybody, I would like to live a long life. Longevity has its place. But I’m not concerned about that now. I just want to do God’s will. And He’s allowed me to go up to the mountain. And I’ve looked over. And I’ve seen the …Continue reading "The evil Culture of Abortion is destined to fall"
By Dave Andrusko Earlier this month I posted an encouraging story under the headline, “Two-thirds of White Evangelical Protestants stand firmly against abortion; 79% approve of President Trump’s job performance.” My first sentence read, “A poll released Thursday affirmed that white Evangelicals remain staunchly pro-life and that they overwhelmingly approve of President Trump’s job performance.” …Continue reading "A closer look at Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research shows how pro-life the public actually is"