Roe v. Wade’s Disastrous Impact on Medical Ethics

By Nancy Valko Most people volunteer for the pro-life movement. I consider myself a draftee. For me, there was no “choice.” I became a conscript because of personal and professional experiences that followed in the wake of the Roe v Wade decision. I was a young intensive care unit nurse when the Roe v. Wade …

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Dred Scott and Roe v. Wade: Judicial abominations that “denied the value of certain human lives”

By Dave Andrusko One hundred and sixty two years ago today, the Supreme Court handed down its disastrous Dred Scott v. Sanford decision. Like Roe v. Wade, to which pro-lifers routinely compare it, the High Court’s vote was 7-2. Like Roe v. Wade, Dred Scott v. Sanford “solved” nothing because it was incompatible with justice. …

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The more than 60 million victims of Roe v. Wade

By Maria V. Gallagher, Legislative Director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation I once attended a talk where the female attendees were shocked to learn that the total number of abortions in the U.S. at that point was more than 58 million. (Now it is more than 60 million.) Nearly one million abortions occur each year–more than 32,000 …

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Netflix’ “Reversing Roe”: The Crockumentary of the Century

By Ryan Scott Bomberger What you do when you don’t like a factual version of history? You come up with a fake feminist herstory. That’s exactly what Netflix created when it produced REVERSING ROE. It’s the crockumentary of the century. “The film offers candid and riveting interviews with key figures from both sides of the …

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“Askew, Misaligned, and Twisted to One Side”: Roe’s Devastating Impact on American Culture

By Jean Garton Editor’s note. The late Dr. Garton authored one of the enduring classics of pro-life literature: “Who Broke the Baby? What the Abortion Slogans Really Mean. ” For decades she was a frequent contributor to National Right to Life News and National Right to Life News Today. We periodically repost one of her …

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A 21st Century Guide to Roe v. Wade

By Maria V. Gallagher, Legislative Director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation Editor’s note. This appeared in the monthly digital edition of National Right to Life News. We have a new college intern at the National Right to Life affiliate where I work, the Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation. Because of her youth, most of her memories are of this …

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‘Ours is a movement . . . about love and mercy’

By Archbishop Joseph F. Naumann Editor’s note: I was privileged to hear the opening prayer Archbishop Joseph Naumann of Kansas City, Kansas gave at the March for Life. But until I ran across it today on the webpage of the Archdiocese of Kansas’s newspaper, the Leaven, I had not read his homily for the Vigil …

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The ripple effects of “rolling back” Roe v. Wade

By Dave Andrusko The Abortion Industrial Complex has known for years and years that no matter how many misrepresented polls they trot out, support for abortion is discrete, finite, and subject to erosion. As we have documented countless dozens of times, a majority of the American people consistently opposes the reasons 90+% of all abortions …

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Roe v. Wade: Through a Daughter’s Eyes

Editor’s note. This appears in the current digital edition of National Right to Life News. Please share this story and the entire contents of the 48-page issue with your pro-life family and friends. By Maria V. Gallagher, Legislative Director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation We all look at life from different perspectives. This is also true when …

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46 Years Ago the Deadly Fate of Over Sixty Million Lives Was Sealed

By Heather Weininger, Executive Director, Wisconsin Right to Life As we remember the pivotal decision made on January 23, 1973, ago, I want to share why we continue to fight so hard for the unborn. The picture in this post is of our youngest daughter at nine weeks old. Her arms are just budding out; …

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CBS Evening News’ coverage of Roe v. Wade on January 22, 1973

By Dave Andrusko Today is the 46th anniversary of Roe v. Wade, a judicial usurpation of legislative power that reverberates to this day. Six years ago, Heartbeat International created a site in anticipation of the 40th commemoration of the tragedy that is Roe v. Wade. Among other opportunities, visitors were encouraged to post where they …

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