The Pro-life Counter-Witness to Roe v. Wade

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 …

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“New life never keeps us from our dreams”—a pro-life, pro-child response to pro-abortion actress Michelle Williams

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 …

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An awesome resource to help you change minds in our crazy pro-abortion world

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 …

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Join us for Statewide Pro-Life Rally January 21

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 …

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The evil Culture of Abortion is destined to fall

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 …

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A closer look at Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research shows how pro-life the public actually is

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.” …

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College students have their babies and succeed despite pro-abortion pressure

By Sarah Terzo An article in The American Feminist talked about how difficult it is for pregnant college students to have their babies because they get so much pressure to abort, and because they are often made to feel they must choose between their babies and their education. The article says: “Student parents on campuses …

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On the Anniversary of Roe v. Wade: An Autobiographical Reflection

By Rev. Paul T. Stallsworth Editor’s note. As 2019 ended and we began to pay added attention to the impending 47th anniversary of Roe v. Wade, we began running stories about that devastating decision that were particularly well received. This first ran in 2014. January 22, 2014. The forty-first anniversary of Roe v. Wade (with …

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The babies of Philadelphia have lost a dear friend

By Maria V. Gallagher, Legislative Director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation The City of Brotherly Love lost a valiant champion for the cause of life this week. Carla Ezell, the former Southeast (PA) Regional Coordinator for the Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation, died after an impressive tenure trying to rebuild the abortion capital of the Commonwealth into a safe …

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Reflections on the anniversary of the death of Nat Hentoff

By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. Today is the third anniversary of the death of pro-life columnist and author Nat Hentoff. The following is the tribute I wrote to this great opponent of abortion and protector of little ones born with major anomalies. “This is Nat.” Such were the opening three words to every phone conversation …

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Attention, Pro-life Virginia! The 2020 General Assembly starts on Wednesday!

By Olivia Gans Turner, President, Virginia Society for Human Life (VSHL) The New Year has started, and we find ourselves facing a truly alarming Session with pro-abortion forces having control of both Chambers of the General Assembly and the Governor’s mansion. There is no doubt that their plan is to attempt to strip out every …

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The latest pro-life news from Ohio Right to Life

The fight for life continues! Check out some of this week’s pro-life developments. *$6 million awarded to life-affirming organizations through the Ohio Parenting and Pregnancy Program! State grant funds totaling $6 million were recently awarded to pregnancy help centers and other life-affirming organizations through the Ohio Parenting and Pregnancy Program! These funds, secured last year …

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