Henry Hyde was among the most ardent, eloquent, and effective defenders of the unborn in U.S. history By O. Carter Snead Editor’s note. This week marks the 10th anniversary of the passing of a legendary pro-life champion. The following tribute to Rep. Hyde first appeared last January on the online edition of the Knights of …Continue reading "The legacy of a pro-life giant"
Henry Hyde was among the most ardent, eloquent, and effective defenders of the unborn in U.S. history By O. Carter Snead It is no exaggeration to say that the late U.S. Representative Henry J. Hyde was the greatest American champion in the most important human rights struggle of our time – namely, the fight for …Continue reading "The legacy of a pro-life giant"
By Dave Andrusko As we’ve highlighted multiple times, 2016 is the 40th anniversary of the Hyde Amendment, whose life-saving impact (in the words of NRLC Legislative Director Douglas Johnson) “has proven itself to be the greatest domestic abortion reduction law ever enacted by Congress.” The law, first enacted in 1976 and finally upheld by the …Continue reading "The Hyde Amendment initiated the incremental strategy which has saved millions and millions of lives"
Editor’s note: I could think of no better way to end our year-long “Roe at 40” than with something from that great pro-life champion, the late Rep. Henry Hyde (R-Il.) The following are remarks delivered by Rep. Hyde to the House of Representatives in 1998 just prior to House consideration of pro-abortion President Clinton’s …Continue reading "Partial-Birth Abortion, the Almost-Born Baby, and a “Special Loneliness”"