By Dave Andrusko Peggy Noonan’s “The End of Roe v. Wade Will Be Good for America” preliminarily assumed what turned out to true. That the leaked first draft of Justice Samuel Alito’s opinion on Mississippi‘s abortion law is what the final version essentially looked like: Roe (and Casey) were overturned! While Noonan covers numerous aspects of Roe’s awful impact on …Continue reading "Noonan: Abortion released a kind of poison into the air that we breathed in for 50 years–and it damaged everything!"
By Melissa Manion Disclaimer: The opinions expressed in this guest post are solely those of the author. If I’m honest, growing up I never gave much thought to Roe v Wade. I knew of it, but no one around me ever spoke of it. I never questioned it. It just was. Sadly, by my 20’s, all I …Continue reading "I never thought much about Roe v. Wade, and never asked myself why – until now"
By Dave Andrusko I was so busy putting the finishing touches on the March digital edition of National Right to Life News that I neglected to write about something that took place Monday and about which I think about every year: the 166th anniversary of the day the Supreme Court handed down its awful Dred Scott v. Sanford decision. A while back, …Continue reading "Reflections on an anniversary: Dred Scott and its uncanny parallels to Roe v. Wade"
The Multi-Generational Miracle that was the reversal of Roe was no accident. It was the result of much prayer and a half century of step-by-step strategy, primarily developed and implemented in the educational, legislative, political, and judicial arenas by National Right to Life and its state affiliates. Read the whole story.Continue reading "The Multi-Generational Miracle was many giant steps forward"
By Tony Lauinger, State Chairman, Oklahomans for Life Editor’s note. This appeared Sunday on the 50th anniversary of Roe v. Wade Fifty years ago today, a black cloud descended over the United States. Its effects darkened our nation, poisoned our culture, destroyed our families, and slaughtered our children. I left work in downtown Tulsa 50 years …Continue reading "A Somber Anniversary, and A New Threat Looming"
By Dave Andrusko On the 50th anniversary of the now thankfully overturned Roe v. Wade decision, Chris Megerian of the Associated Press reports that “Harris to Push Abortion Fight in Florida on Roe Anniversary” and that “President Joe Biden will mark the anniversary with a proclamation, according to administration officials.” Interesting. For starters, why Florida? Why is Vice President Kamala …Continue reading "On the 50th anniversary of Roe, pro-abortion Biden administration appears to be planning a low-key commemoration"
By Laura Nicole The White House this year marked Women’s Equality Day by focusing on the topic of abortion, tying women’s equality to their ability to abort preborn babies. The Biden Administration marked the day, which commemorates the ratification of the 19th amendment that recognized the right of women to vote, by sending letters to governors …Continue reading "Biden promotes abortion for Women’s Equality Day: ‘The Court got Roe right for 50 years’"
By Dave Andrusko A month after the Supreme Court handed down its historic Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization overturning Roe and Casey, the High Court “officially transmitted its judgment to the lower courts on Tuesday, a move that will likely trigger more state abortion restrictions to go into effect,” CNN’s Supreme Court reporter Ariane …Continue reading "It’s now official: Roe v. Wade is overturned"
By Maria V. Gallagher, Legislative Director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation As I joined with people from around the country in a spirited rendition of God Bless America, a feeling of intense gratitude swept over me. This was the first time I had sung the beloved hymn in the post-Roe era. I happened to be attending the …Continue reading "“Roe v. Wade is now behind us, consigned to the list of infamous cases that collapsed under the weight of its errors”"
Editor’s note. This appeared in the first post-Roe issue of National Right to Life News, the “pro-life newspaper of record.” Please be sure to pass this—and the entire 41 pages edition—along to your pro-life family and friends. WASHINGTON—The Co-Chairs of the Congressional Pro-Life Caucus—Reps. Chris Smith (R-NJ), Michelle Fischbach (R-MN), Andy Harris (R-MD) and Kat …Continue reading "Congressional Pro-Life Caucus leaders applaud Supreme Court decision"
By Dave Andrusko I am sure that you are still probably processing the historic Supreme Court decision that rightly consigned Roe v. Wade to that special place saved for the most egregiously ugly and wrongheaded decisions. We—you and National Right to Life—took a few days off to celebrate the culmination of a nearly 50 year …Continue reading "Overturning Roe has world-wide impact"
By David N O’Steen, Ph.D., Executive Director Editor’s note. This appeared on the front page of the first-Post Roe v. Wade issue of NRL News. Please be sure to share this story, and all the stories on this 41 edition of the ‘Pro-Life Newspaper of record.’ Forty-nine years, five months, two days; that was the …Continue reading "49 – 5 – 2"