By Dave Andrusko The Daily Telegraph is reporting that a now-16-month-old boy at the center of a custody fight in Great Britain, survived being aborted at 26 weeks. The toddler, identified only as “A,” was born in August 2013 “after doctors attempted to terminate the pregnancy when the mother suffered seizures and suspected meningitis …Continue reading "“Little Miracle” survives abortion at 26 weeks"
By Sarah Terzo Editor’s note. This story, which ran in April, was the seventh most read post of 2014. Marleen Goldstein worked in a hospital that performed abortions. After 30 years, she’s come forward with her story. According to Goldstein: “My husband was a resident at a hospital and I just got ‘the job …Continue reading "Nurse quits abortion industry after baby born alive is left to die"
By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. This story, which ran in October, was not only the most read post of 2014, it garnered over 15,000 “likes.” Earlier this week NRL News Today wrote about the controversy that ensued when it was learned (as the Sunday Times wrote) that “AT LEAST 120 babies born during week …Continue reading "Debate over late abortion intensifies as British mother releases photo of premature daughter born at 24 weeks"
By Sarah Terzo From an article in “The Journal of Clinical Nursing”: Second trimester terminations require the woman concerned to go through an induced labor, the result of which is a fetus in a very human form. This event requires sensitive management as it is has the potential to cause a great deal of …Continue reading "Nursing journal: late-term abortion a “distressing clinical event” of a “complex nature”"
By Wesley J. Smith Lila Rose’s Live Action Network has taped abortionists admitting they would not save babies who survive abortion. (After birth, whether wanted or not, the baby is no longer a “fetus.”) Here’s a quote from a tape posted last year in which the abortionist says, while no babies have survived his …Continue reading "Abortion Leads to Deadly Baby Hatred"
By Dave Andrusko Yesterday, in Part One of “The abortionist as hero,” we talked about Carol Ball, the medical director for Planned Parenthood of Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, who splits her time among Planned Parenthood’s headquarters in St. Paul, Minnesota, Duluth, Minnesota, and the Sioux Falls, South Dakota abortion clinic. In the fluff …Continue reading "The abortionist as hero: Part Two"
By Mike Schouten, Executive Director, Weneedalaw.ca A paper in the United Kingdom (UK) recently reported outrage over full-term abortions when carried out simply because of a child’s disability. It may be more palatable to look at other countries’ shortcomings, instead of recognizing the failure within our own country, especially when we live in a democracy …Continue reading "Full-term being aborted because of disabilities is, sadly, true"
By Dave Andrusko Back in February we re-printed a chilling column written by the irreplaceable Dr. Peter Saunders: “66 babies born alive after abortion in one year in Britain raise questions for parliamentarians.” Dr. Saunders based his commentary on a story which had appeared in The Daily Mail. The newspaper found (based on data …Continue reading "Women 37 and 38 weeks pregnant are aborted in Great Britain, Department of Health reports"
By Dave Andrusko Last Friday we ran two posts based on Live Action undercover investigations of Southwestern Women’s Options which illustrated in stark detail why Albuquerque richly deserves the moniker “the late-term-abortion capital of the country.” (See nrlc.cc/19zDcsn and nrlc.cc/1dO23gd.) In those posts National Right to Life President Carol Tobias called on all people of …Continue reading "Almost 44,000 have already cast votes on “Pain Capable Unborn Child Protection Ordinance,” Tuesday last day"
By Sarah Terzo I recently read an account from a 17-year-old who was 24 weeks pregnant and was pressured by abortion clinic workers to abort her baby. The testimony appeared in the book Bitter Fruit: Women’s Experiences with Unplanned Pregnancy, Abortion, and Adoption. I did not find this book to be biased towards the pro-life …Continue reading "17-year-old pressured by clinic to have a late-term abortion, refuses"
By Dave Andrusko As the last item for NRL News Today’s Friday edition, I wrote about the documentary “After Tiller,” hailed by the usual culprits as a successful effort to “humanize” the four remaining abortionists in the United States who perform third trimester abortions. (See “A brief’ for third-trimester abortions: the documentary “After Tiller”) One …Continue reading "“The need for late-term abortions will never go away”–More on the documentary “After Tiller”"
By Dave Andrusko Last week, NRL News Today carried a post entitled, “New Washington Post/ABC News poll shows overwhelming support for ban on abortions after 20 weeks.” There were a couple of loose ends that I’d like to tie up. Just a quick reminder of what we explained….. there was actually a two-thirds support for …Continue reading "Mercy is for Losers"