At Democrat debate, promises to “codify Roe” if ever Roe v. Wade were overturned

Code for abortion on demand, publicly funded Not mentioned is they want to “codify Roe” now By Dave Andrusko Although it took a while, as anticipated, last night’s debate between ten pro-abortion Democrats running to be their party’s presidential candidate pivoted after a commercial break to talk about abortion. The question, from MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow, …

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How Roe paved the way to making the unthinkable commonplace

By Maria V. Gallagher, Legislative Director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation A New York Times bestseller is shedding additional light on the bizarre refusal of Democratic public officials to combat infanticide. Radicals, Resistance, and Revenge by cable news commentator Judge Jeanine Pirro devotes an entire chapter to what she describes as “The Radicals’ Attack on Life Itself.” …

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

By Archbishop Joseph F. Naumann Editor’s note. My family and I will be on our vacation through August 27. I will occasionally add new items but for the most part we will repost “the best of the best” — the stories our readers have told us they especially liked. Editor’s note: I was privileged to …

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Sally Blackmun, Justice Blackmun’s daughter, speaks about her father’s Roe v. Wade decision

By Sarah Terzo (The following is taken from Anne Hendershott’s, The Politics of Abortion, where Hendershott analyzes what Justice Blackmun’s daughter, Sally Blackmun, wrote in her introduction to Gloria Feldt’s book, The War on Choice.) Sally Blackmun, Supreme Court Justice Harry Blackmun’s daughter, talks about why he found in favor of Roe v. Wade: “Sally …

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What to do about “The Woes of Roe”? Rebrand!

By Dave Andrusko The Abortion Industry and its minions in the media never run out of stories with complementary narratives. On the one hand, we’re told that Roe v. Wade is toast, but on the other hand, there is a way to save “reproductive rights.” What changes is the immediate impetus for the Chicken Little …

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Roe v. Wade subverted the Fourteenth Amendment to impose abortion on demand

By Paul Stark, Communications Associate, Minnesota Citizens Concerned for Life In 1868, in the wake of the Civil War, the Fourteenth Amendment was added to the U.S. Constitution. It affirms (in part): “No State shall … deprive any person of life, liberty, or property, without due process of law; nor deny to any person within …

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The Roe v Wade decision has led to the deaths of over 20 million Black babies

Editor’s note. On June 4, the House Judiciary, Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights and Civil Liberties, led by pro-abortion Democrats, held a hearing on “Threats to Reproductive Rights in America.” We previously ran the testimony of Melissa Ohden, who survived a saline abortion in 1977. The following is the story of a different kind …

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60% say Supreme Court should hear abortion cases

By Dave Andrusko With all the attention paid to abortion, it stands to reason there will be a growing number of public opinion polls taken. Yesterday, National Right to Life News Today analyzed a Harvard CAPS/Harris poll which found 70% of the respondents against permitted a mother and the abortionist “to end the life” of …

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The latest CBS News poll on Roe reversal as flawed as ever

By Dave Andrusko Let’s say for the sake of argument, when pollsters ask about Roe v. Wade they are serious about finding out what the public is thinking about reversal (which is the question they most often ask). Not that they are, but let’s pretend they are. So CBS News asked two questions about Roe …

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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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