By Paul Stark, Communications Associate, Minnesota Citizens Concerned for Life Editor’s note. This appears in the current digital edition of National Right to Life News, “the pro-life newspaper of record.” Please share the contents of this powerful 49-page issue with your pro-life family and friends. We count on you to “spread the word.” “I had …Continue reading "Is abortion actually good for unborn children?"
By Dave Andrusko Truth be told, when I first wrote this story, my intention had been that it would be a short post. But the more I thought about “My dad’s story: Dream for My Child,” which is also dubbed “My Dad’s A Liar! (A Child’s Future Is Worth Every Sacrifice),” the longer it became. …Continue reading "How many sacrifices is a child’s future worth?"
Young Party members ordered to “lead by example” to achieve a “two-child family regime” By Steven W. Mosher When the Chinese Communist Party implemented a “comprehensive two-child policy” in early 2016, outside observers assumed that it would be voluntary. And why should they not? To all appearances, this was a dramatic relaxation—a doubling, no less–of …Continue reading "China Begins “Mobilizing the Masses” to Reproduce"
By Wesley J. Smith The current example was written in a way that is supposed to inoculate the cause from criticism, as a daughter laments her inability to kill her cancer-stricken mother as the elder woman demanded. From,” Could I Kill My Mother?” by Sarah Lyall. I know what I’m supposed to do, because she …Continue reading "No Parent Should Ask a Child to Kill"
By Maria Gallagher, Legislative Director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation Recently I was reminded yet again of the ability of a single child to change the dynamics of an environment. I was on a retreat weekend with a fabulous group of women. The sharing and camaraderie we experienced were truly touching. And yet, I could see the …Continue reading "Each Child Makes Such a Difference"
Overall number of cases of euthanasia rose in 2017 by 13% By Michael Cook Three minors have been euthanised in Belgium since euthanasia for children was legalised in 2014. According to the latest report from the government agency which tracks euthanasia deaths, the children were 9, 11, and 17 years old. Two died in 2016 and 1 …Continue reading "Three children euthanised in Belgium: Latest official report reveals reasons"
By Béatrice Fedor The premise of virtually all pro-abortion arguments is that the little one in the womb isn’t a human being. We hear: “But it’s not a child! We are talking about a non-[insert feat an 8 week old human being can’t perform] clump of cells!” So, let’s settle this once and for all. …Continue reading "But it’s not a child! [or is it?]"
By Dave Andrusko Like most pro-lifers I believe passionately in the power of communications that touch both the heart and the head. That is why every time a particularly powerful music video comes my way, I try to share it with our readers. Which brings us to Matthew West’s song, “Untold,” specifically the music video. …Continue reading "Each and every child is like a “story untold”"
By Maria Gallagher, Legislative Director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation Signs of life can definitely be found at Walmarts across the country. A recently released survey found that child-related items are among the top selling-products at a number of the retail giants’ mega stores. For instance, in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, the top-selling item at Walmart is …Continue reading "Signs of Life at Walmart"
By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. The beauty of the Internet is that stories circulate pretty much indefinitely. Every so often people see posts that you’ve written before–sometimes a long time ago. When they take the time to write to express their gratitude, it’s a good sign it is worth sharing with our ever-growing NRL News …Continue reading "“For the short time you were there, you were knit together in my womb by God’s hands”"
By Maria Gallagher, Legislative/PAC Director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation Santa’s squad of invisible helpers is once again on the job this year. These unnamed philanthropists are zipping through department stores to pay the layaway bills of families who just cannot afford to make their final payments. Others place gloves, scarves, and other winter weather gear around …Continue reading "The Secret Santa in our Midst"
Editor’s note. This appeared in the digital “Election Issue” of National Right to Life News. Please read and forward to your pro-life contacts. When, like me, you’ve edited the “pro-life newspaper of record” for 35 years, you’ve seen your share of glorious highs and days that couldn’t end quick enough. Through all of those ups and …Continue reading "“If your child should ask…”"