Editor’s note. Last week Rep. John Rutherford (R-FL) spoke in favor of H.R. 18, “The No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act,” sponsored by Rep. Chris Smith (R-NJ). The Smith bill would make permanent, and government-wide, the Hyde Amendment, which prevents taxpayer dollars from being used to fund abortions. Mr. RUTHERFORD. Madam Speaker, I am proud …Continue reading "H.R. 18 “would simply reinstate and make permanent the bipartisan Hyde amendment on a government-wide basis”"
Editor’s note. On July 21, Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) spoke in favor of H.R. 18, “No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act.” Mrs. RODGERS Mr. Speaker, I rise in support of the Hyde amendment and urge us to be warriors for human dignity and human value. We must cherish every person’s unalienable human right to life, …Continue reading "Support the Hyde Amendment and be warriors for human dignity and human value."
By Alex Schadenberg, Executive Director, Euthanasia Prevention Coalition Peter Stockland, who has followed the issues related to euthanasia and assisted suicide for many years, published a comment Sunday on the mad rush to implement more (MAiD) euthanasia in Canada. Stockland comments on the passing of Bill C-7, the bill that expanded euthanasia. He wrote: My …Continue reading "Canada’s mad rush to implement Medical Assistance in Dying (MaiD)"
The 2021 National Right to Life Oratory Contest was held on Saturday, June 26th in Herndon, Virginia with contestants from eleven states participating. This year’s first place winner was Anna Young, from Tennessee. Ms. Young delivered her speech at the Saturday night closing Banquet. Finishing 2nd, 3rd, and 4th, respectively, were Eden Nava, from Oregon, Victoria …Continue reading "Annual National Right to Life Oratory Contest draws contestants from around the nation"
By Dave Andrusko The headline to today’s AP-NORC poll should be very discouraging to pro-abortionists: “Most say restrict abortion after 1st trimester.” For context, bear in mind the poll comes in the wake of the Supreme Court’s decision to hear a Mississippi abortion law which bans abortion after the 15th week. First, the top drawer …Continue reading "New Associated Press poll on abortion documents how much public resistance there is to second and third trimester abortions"
Several countries may be ahead of us in this area, but the U.S. is fast catching up. By Wesley J. Smith Editor’s note. This repost appeared a year ago in NRL News Today. I wish I could say things had improved but they’ve only grown worse. A few years ago, a Dutch doctor attended her elderly …Continue reading "More Euthanasia Targets: People with Mental Illness and Dementia"
By Dave Andrusko One of my daughters plays a key role at a local Women Helping Center. If anyone would know the crucial importance of ultrasounds, it would be her and the staff. By making concrete what to a woman facing an untimely pregnancy is essentially an abstraction, ultrasounds dramatically change the decision-making calculus. By …Continue reading "Pro-abortionists fear the “danger” of life-affirming ultrasounds"
2021 convention is June 25-26 WASHINGTON— On Sunday, thirty-six years will have passed since Saint Teresa of Calcutta spoke at the 1985 National Right to Life Convention. Escorted by John Cardinal O’Connor, her appearance in front of a huge audience and a constellation of pro-life Members of Congress was a once in a lifetime experience …Continue reading "Sunday is the 36th Anniversary of Mother Teresa Speaking at the 1985 National Right to Life Convention"
By Laura Nicole A Pennsylvania couple is grateful for the efforts of a police officer, who saved their nine-day-old baby’s life. Joe Schleicher and his wife were driving their newborn daughter Olivia to the hospital because she had been very fussy. When they were stopped at a red light, his wife suddenly shouted to her …Continue reading "Police officer saves newborn’s life: ‘I just know that God put me there that day’"
Room rate dropped by $40 per night! Room cut-off deadline extended till June 9! All reasons why you should make plans and attend the 50th annual National Right to Life Convention! Visit https://buff.ly/1UBg3xk to register and for more information.Continue reading "Register Today for NRLC 2021!"
WASHINGTON – In a move that cements his standing as an absolutist pro-abortion president, today’s Fiscal Year 2022 budget proposal by the Biden White House stripped out any Hyde Amendment provisions. Eliminating the Hyde Amendment destroys over 40 years of previously unprecedented bipartisan support for a measure aimed at saving human lives. “By eliminating the …Continue reading "Pro-Abortion President Joe Biden Strips Protective Hyde Amendment from Budget Proposal"
But experience in Oregon shows that most people are motivated by a desire to keep in control, not pain relief. By Michael Cook The Sunday Times, the leading newspaper in the UK, has launched a campaign to end the ban on assisted suicide. It has thrown its weight behind a private member’s bill in the …Continue reading "Leading UK newspaper launches campaign to end the ban on assisted suicide"