By Rebecca Stapleford Editor’s note. This appeared at Secular Pro-Life and is reposted with permission. Chances are, if you’ve been exposed to the writings and ideas of the modern progressive social justice movement, you’ve encountered the concept of privilege—a common term used to describe the favorable treatment of certain groups by society as held in …Continue reading "Check your Born Privilege"
By Bonnie Finnerty, Education Director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation Good writing should illumine truth. That was my goal in writing a recent op-ed on abortion. Its publication elicited a response from a retired professor that unfortunately clouds the issue with flawed logic and a denial of known scientific facts. For the sake of clarity and in …Continue reading "Acorns and Oak trees: Rebutting the Flawed Logic of Abortion Advocates"
By Maria V. Gallagher, Legislative Director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation When I think about leaders who have truly inspired me, the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. tops the list. As a child, I was fascinated at how he had led America from the darkness and despair of segregation to the light of inclusion and solidarity. …Continue reading "The civil rights struggle of this century: the campaign for equality for those inside their mothers’ wombs."
Editor’s note. This editorial appears on page two of the January digital edition of National Right to Life News. I trust you are in the midst of reading the entire issue and that you are using your social media contacts to forward stories to your pro-life family and friends. “The ultimate measure of a man …Continue reading "Guardians of God’s most precious creations"
By Right to Life of Michigan So much of the abortion debate is based on myths, bad assumptions, bad logic, or outright gaslighting through deception. Beginning in 2019, we highlighted one common abortion myth every month. 1: An unborn child isn’t a person The bottom line: Abortion supporters must believe this (or pretend to believe …Continue reading "Top 10 Abortion Myths: #1 An unborn child isn’t a person"
This is fact #11. Please share with your friends to help inform the public just how beautiful life is (especially pregnant friends who would like to know about the development of their baby!). Week 11: Between this week and next, the baby’s weight will increase by 58%! A huge growth spurt. All of the bones …Continue reading "40 weeks 40 facts"
By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. This ran previously, but as it happens, I am re-watching the entire “Longmire” series beginning with the first episode before Netflix decides to cease streaming a series it stopping producing original programming for several years back. I will never forget this episode. When an actress plays a woman on a …Continue reading "“A Thing I’ll Never Understand”: the tragedy of an unborn life cut short"
By Dave Andrusko Tip of the hat to Micaiah Bilger for alerting us to the wonderful news about Ellen Fisher, who is pregnant with her third child, but also, alas, to the predictably vitriolic, anti-life response to anyone who is in awe of the magnificent complexity and uniqueness of unborn children. What started the “controversy” …Continue reading "Celebrating the beauty of unborn life enrages pro-abortionists"
By Paul Stark, Minnesota Citizens Concerned for Life Editor’s note. This appears in the current digital edition of National Right to Life News. I trust you are reading it cover to over and passing it along to pro-life family and friends. Ultrasound technology provides a powerful visual witness to the humanity of babies in the …Continue reading "Appearance doesn’t determine whether human beings have human rights"
By Dave Andrusko As I wrote my children this morning, we are only three days away from Thanksgiving, two days away from the arrival of my wife’s siblings, and one day away from when I pick up my middle brother from the airport. Before you know it, we will in the Christmas season full bore. …Continue reading "The ultimate of the “least among us,” the unborn child"
By Sarah Terzo In a previous article, I spoke about the pressure that doctors often put on the parents of unborn babies diagnosed with a disability to abort. One study cited in that article found that: … [d]espite the shock and grief they may experience upon hearing the news of a fetal anomaly, the pregnant …Continue reading "Doctor’s explanation of disability risks in unborn children can be misleading, author says"
By Dave Andrusko It’s been almost three years since the passing of photojournalist extraordinaire Lennart Nilsson. To get ahead of myself, one of his iconic works (no lesser term will suffice)—“Fetus, 18 weeks”– is getting a well-deserved second look as “one of the 20th century’s great photographs,” to quote Charlotte Jansen, writing for the British …Continue reading "The Nilsson photo—“The Fetus, 18 weeks”—is “one of the 20th century’s great photographs”"