By Maria Gallagher, Legislative Director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation Lighting a candle rather than cursing the darkness has taken on a whole new and exciting meaning in our current age of social media. Rather than condemn biased news media coverage of a pro-life candidate, you can take to your Facebook page and post a link to …Continue reading "How social media is opening a world of possibility to promote the pro-life message"
By Dave Andrusko Ok, I grant you there is no necessary linkage. But… (1) Facebook’s cofounder has pledged to give $20 million “to political groups that support Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton,” according to the Washington Post. (2) That, as of May, “Facebook employees as individuals have donated more than $114,000 to Democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton …Continue reading "Facebook reverses course after first offering absurd reason to reject CPC ad"
By Maria Gallagher, Legislative Director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation Lighting a candle rather than cursing the darkness has taken on a whole new and exciting meaning in our current age of social media. Rather than condemn biased news media coverage of a pro-life candidate, you can take to your Facebook page and post a link to …Continue reading "Social media has opened a world of possibility to promote the pro-life message"
By Curtis Houck On the first Sunday morning political talk shows since the Facebook trending topics scandal broke, the major network Sunday shows and CNN’s State of the Union (with NBC’s Meet the Press preempted for a Barclay’s Premiere League game) failed to cover or debate this reported suppression of conservative stories by the social …Continue reading "Network Sunday Talk Shows Refuse to Cover Facebook Censoring Scandal"
By Micaiah Bilger, Education Director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation Internet comment debates about abortion quickly can become fruitless and downright immature, but that doesn’t mean that we as pro-lifers should never try to bring the truth to a conversation. Pro-lifers can have good conversations with the other side on the Internet. We just have to …Continue reading "Six Tips for Internet Debates about Abortion"
By Lucy LeFever Pink doesn’t make abortion cute. Social media doesn’t make abortion cool. And the abortion industry has yet to catch on. As I casually scrolled through my Facebook newsfeed, envying a friend’s European vacation photos and “liking” a witty status, an advertisement caught my eye. I spend enough time reading about the …Continue reading "Bronx clinic pushes abortion on Facebook: Invite your friends!"
By Andrew Bair, Field Coordinator, National Right to Life Committee I’m sure you’re as outraged as I am about what happened in West Virginia. The Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act passed the Democrat-controlled legislature by historic bipartisan margins. Yet, Gov. Tomblin, who professes to be pro-life, vetoed the bill when it reached his desk. …Continue reading "Pro-Life Advocates to Use Twitter on April 9th to Be a Voice for the Voiceless"
By Jonathan Rogers Editor’s note. We are the eve of the last contribution to our year-long “Roe at 40” series in which we have brought you some of the best and certainly most representative stories that have appeared in National Right to Life News going all the way back to 1973. This story is …Continue reading "The promise of online social networking for pro-lifers"
By Dave Andrusko Even though I’ve never doubted its capacity to greatly expand the reach of National Right to Life News Today, I am still amazed by the awesome power of Twitter. Sometimes a prominent columnist or blogger will add a link to their own Twitter account. Sometimes another pro-life site will do likewise–something that …Continue reading "The Awesome power of Twitter and other social media to knit pro-lifers together"
By Dave Andrusko One of the wonderful qualities of the Internet is that stories that appear one day are all but immune to age. They circulate and circulate and circulate. I wrote a story last month titled to “Pay it Forward” calling for help. People continue to respond For those who may have missed this …Continue reading "Responses to “Pay it Forward” Continue to pour in"
By Dave Andrusko Thanks to everyone who responded with such enthusiasm to “Pay it Forward” For those who may have missed this story which ran yesterday, it was an encouragement to more fully utilize social media in the defense of unborn children with a link to another story that explained how to exploit the potential …Continue reading "Great Response to “Pay it Forward”"
By Dave Andrusko Over the course of nine days we’ve discussed what happened November 6 and why. Among the promises National Right to Life made (to quote our President, Carol Tobias) was that “NRLC will be seeking to expand our programs, but I assure you, we will also continue to work on the basics.” We …Continue reading "Pay it Forward"