By Dave Andrusko A cursory review of stories reporting on President Trump’s acceptance speech delivered from the White House’s South Lawn last night includes a bevy of “three,” “four,” even “five” takeaways from his remarks. For pro-lifers, there was one overarching “takeaway,” that threw into stark relief the fundamental difference between the two men—pro-life President …Continue reading "President Trump sharply criticizes Biden and other Democrats for their “support of extreme late-term abortion of defenseless babies right up to the moment of birth”"
WASHINGTON — Last night, President Donald J. Trump formally accepted the nomination of the Republican Party to be the GOP nominee for President. Speaking to a crowd of supporters on the South Lawn of the White House, President Trump outlined his vision for America and the stark contrast between his administration and what a Joe …Continue reading "In His Acceptance Speech, President Trump Declares: “All Children, Born and Unborn, Have a God-Given Right to Life”"
Editor’s note. My family will be gone on vacation through August 24. During that span we’ll run prior posts from the past year that remain timely and/or were particularly well-received. We will also add a new story or three as events dictate.Continue reading "Abortion Statistics: United States Data and Trends"
By Dave Andrusko The way the major media go after pro-life President Trump makes a pack of hungry wolves look like vegans. If you’ve been around very long, you knew four things would be core components of the overwhelming preponderance of stories about pro-abortion Joe Biden’s decision to choose pro-abortion Sen. Kamala Harris to be …Continue reading "What do we know about the pro-abortion team of Joe Biden and Kamala Harris three days in?"
By Melissa Ohden Editor’s note. This appeared on Melissa’s blog. She survived a saline abortion in 1977 and has spoken all over the world, including multiple times at National Right to Life’s annual convention. She is a published author and has written for National Right to Life News Today, “Dr. K.” The abortionist who should …Continue reading "Mercy and My Abortionist"
By Randall K. O’Bannon, Ph.D. NRL Director of Education & Research Editor’s note. As we’ve discussed over the last two weeks, Planned Parenthood is in a heap of trouble. Firing Dr. Wen was not the first sign of internal turmoil but it was, and remains, the most public. As it turned out, canning Dr. Wen …Continue reading "One Year Later: Ouster of Leana Wen Shows Planned Parenthood’s All-Consuming Commitment to Abortion Over “Healthcare”"
By Dave Andrusko Late last night, what the Tennessean described as a “wide-ranging” multiple-part abortion bill passed the state Senate by an overwhelming vote of 23-5. On Thursday, the House passed the measure by an equally lopsided vote of 68-17. The bill now moves to the desk of Gov. Bill Lee. Here is the Tennessean’s …Continue reading "Multi-part Tennessee abortion law on its ways to Gov. Lee’s desk"
By Dave Andrusko Judging by the responses, the June digital edition of NRL News Today was very helpful to our audience. Thanks for writing me at email@example.com with your thoughts and insights. In addition to stories about the impact of the COVID-19, the wonderful pro-life response to pregnant women during the pandemic, and the wise counsel of …Continue reading "June digital edition of National Right to Life News highlights politics, impact of COVID-19, Planned Parenthood, and babies saved"
By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. This appeared in the June digital edition of National Right to Life News. Please share the contents with your pro-life friends and family. It’s not as if we needed another reminder of the nearly infinite difference it makes to have a pro-lifer residing at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, but it …Continue reading "U.S. Agency for International Development tells U.N. to stop treating abortion as “essential” humanitarian relief during the COVID-19 pandemic."
By John Stonestreet with Roberto Rivera From the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, experts warned of its impact on people with mental illnesses. For those with mood disorders, the pandemic packed a “one-two” punch: the depression and anxiety caused by the fear of contracting the coronavirus itself, and the depression and anxiety accelerated by measures …Continue reading "COVID-19, Depression, and Suicide: Lessons from the Coronavirus"
By Sarah Terzo A social worker from Portland, Oregon, who works at a counseling and referral center: “Most women when they have an abortion don’t really know what they are doing – they are either so young, so ignorant, or so frightened… Down the line, 5, 6, or 7 years when they have children, some …Continue reading "Counselor: most women come to think of their abortions as killing a baby"
By Dave Andrusko When I read Katie Yoder’s depressing—but fascinating—column, I instantly decided I need to listen to the Cho/Winstead exchange for myself. Margaret Cho is a foul-mouth comedian who interviewed another foul-mouth comedian—Daily Show co-creator Lizz Winstead—on Cho’s May 26 podcast. I often ask (mostly rhetorically) if people actually read what they write, or, …Continue reading "Pro-abortion “comedy”: “How many abortions have you had?’ I’m like, ‘I don’t know, I don’t save receipts.’”"