ACLU files suit to eliminate FDA restrictions on abortion-inducing drugs intended to protect women

By Dave Andrusko On the never-allow-a-crisis-to-go-to-waste front, the ACLU has filed a new suit challenging the protections the FDA has maintained for the use of chemical (“medication”) abortions. The same people who never tire of criticizing pro-lifers for “exploiting” the COVID-19 pandemic are unceasingly attempting to obliterate the guardrails the FDA has installed to protect …

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Healthy Baby Boy Safely Surrendered at Arkansas’ First Safe Haven “Baby Box” Location

BENTON – A baby has been saved in Arkansas via the first surrender at a Safe Haven Baby Box in Benton, Arkansas Right to Life Executive Director Rose Mimms announced May 28.   On Sunday, May 24, at approximately 5:01 p.m. a newborn infant was placed in the Safe Haven Baby Box located at Benton Fire …

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Mum of baby with Down’s syndrome suing government over law allowing abortion up to birth for disability

By SPUC—the Society for the Protection of Unborn Children A mother of a child with Down’s syndrome is suing the government over the UK’s abortion law which allows disabled children to be aborted up until birth. Doctor Anthony McCarthy, SPUC Director of Research said: “When an unborn child is thought to have Down’s syndrome, it …

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Former president of CBS News laments that “Much of journalism has become the clarion voice of the ‘resistance’” to President Trump

By Dave Andrusko Malcolm Gladwell is the author of many best sellers, “The Tipping Point” perhaps the best known. A one-sentence grabber on Amazon reads “The tipping point is that magic moment when an idea, trend, or social behavior crosses a threshold, tips, and spreads like wildfire.” Wikipedia provides a more technical definition:”In sociology, a …

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“Abortioneer” talks about stigma of working in an abortion clinic

By Sarah Terzo An abortion clinic worker describes the stigma of working in the abortion industry. She uses a pen name on her blog, The Abortioneers. She is only one of several writers on that blog. She explains that abortion is still a taboo subject. This stigma against abortion providers is one reason why there …

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Pregnancy Centers Critical Work Needs All of Us

By Judy VanSwol Education Director, Wisconsin Right to Life * Don’t abort us during COVID-19.  Our moms are scared and need us. *We are going through about 4x the amount of diapers that we normally do, with so many families getting laid off…All of our church-sponsored diaper drives have been canceled… *Our building is closed …

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Democrats dread the possibility of “the best economic data we’ve seen in the history of this country”

By Dave Andrusko This is the last post of the day and, as such, will be brief. But brief does not mean either uninteresting or unimportant. Just the opposite. Speaking back in April via Zoom, a top economist in the Obama administration offered what POLITICO headlined as “The general election scenario that Democrats are dreading.” …

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“Why the right to life is not merely one among many urgent issues, but rather the foundational one”

By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. Charles J. Chaput, who is now retired, was the Archbishop of the diocese of  Philadelphia from 2011 until earlier this year. This first ran in 2013 but what he had to say resonates. It’s not a secret to anyone who reads NRL News Today that I am a huge admirer …

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Uruguay bill would legalize wide open euthanasia and assisted suicide

By Alex Schadenberg, Executive Director, Euthanasia Prevention Coalition A bill to legalize euthanasia and assisted suicide is being debated in the Uruguayan Congress. The Uruguay bill lacks definition allowing it to have a wide interpretation. Euthanasia is an intentional act to kill a person, upon request, who is disabled, sick or suffering. In most countries, …

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Michigan Bureau of Elections Resumes Processing End Dismemberment Petitions

By Chris Gast, Right to Life of Michigan Lansing, MI — The Michigan Bureau of Elections has resumed the vetting process for the petition drive to end dismemberment abortions. The Bureau set June 1 as the deadline for challenges to the signatures.  “It’s been nearly a year since we began collecting signatures to end this …

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“What are you afraid of?” Pregnancy center helps women overcome fear

By Kim Hayes “What are you afraid of?”   During the challenges of 2020, Care Net Pregnancy Center of Central Texas is helping its clients process this question, leading to life-changing pregnancy help.  Helping clients choose life while walking with them toward independence is the focus at Care Net of Central Texas which works as well …

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During the pandemic, “Hercules” to the rescue of pregnant women

By Maria V. Gallagher, Legislative Director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation The star of “Hercules” is coming to the rescue of pregnant women at the epicenter of the Coronavirus pandemic. Actor Kevin Sorbo is co-hosting an online event today to benefit the life-saving work of the Good Counsel maternity homes in the Northeastern United States. You can …

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