By Texas Right to Life Last week, the Austin City Council decided to give the abortion industry taxpayer dollars for providing ‘logistical assistance’ to women seeking abortions in Austin. Now, the abortion industry is receiving some ironic justice. Don Zimmerman, an Austin resident and former Councilmember, is suing the City of Austin for abetting the …Continue reading "The Pro-Life movement sues Austin over abortion industry funding"
By Maria Gallagher, Legislative Director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation When I began working as a radio reporter while still in college, I quickly learned how decisively important the choice of words was and is in conveying the meaning of a story. On the topic of abortion, for example, I thought that the best way to refer …Continue reading "“Pro-choice”: an illusion and a misnomer"
By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. My family and I will be on our vacation through August 27. I will occasionally add new items but for the most part we will repost “the best of the best” — the stories our readers have told us they especially liked. As a member of the great Movement for …Continue reading "Thanks heavens for “Coopxration” and the Power of One"
By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. My family and I will be on our vacation through August 27. I will occasionally add new items but for the most part we will repost “the best of the best” — the stories our readers have told us they especially liked. Often when analyzing what pro-abortionists are saying (which …Continue reading "Pro-abortionists befuddled by pro-life persistence"
By Dave Andrusko You’ll never go right, counting on abortion polls from Public Religion Research Institute (PRRI). Pro-life sentiment is habitually underestimated. That important caveat understood, there were some fascinating insights from a story written for the Catholic News Service. Mark Pattison dealt with a PRRI study that compared the results of a survey on …Continue reading "Survey finds Hispanics to be very pro-life and unwilling to vote for pro-abortion candidates"
By Maria V. Gallagher, Legislative Director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation In his 2018 book, Ship of Fools, cable TV host Tucker Carlson addresses some of the foolish claims of abortion industry backers. For instance, Carlson notes that “None is more rigid than the feminist orthodoxy surrounding abortion.” He points out a telling example: In January of …Continue reading "Tucker Carlson’s “Ship of Fools” shows the true defender of women is the pro-life movement"
By Dave Andrusko On July 24, Karen Cross, National Right to Life political director, spoke to members of a program for young French conservatives. They come to the United States for a month to learn from seasoned political leaders in the U.S. They are engaged in the media, politics, and think tanks in France. They …Continue reading "French Leaders Learn from National Right to Life"
By Dave Andrusko General Sessions, even at the pro-life educational event of the year, don’t get much better than “Out of the Darkness of Death, come Hope, Mercy and Grace” which completed the first day of NRLC 2019. There was Ashley Bratcher, star of “Unplanned,” the opinion-changing story of a Planned Parenthood employee of the …Continue reading "“Out of the Darkness of Death, come Hope, Mercy and Grace”"
By Carol Tobias Editor’s note. These remarks from NRLC President Carol Tobias concluded the Saturday night closing Banquet for NRLC 2019. These two days have gone by quickly. I hope you learned something new and that you are returning home with your energy refreshed and ideas abounding so that you can impact your communities for …Continue reading "America can once again be that shining city upon a hill"
By Dave Andrusko I am writing this in advance since my wife and I will be on the road heading to NRLC’s annual convention in Charleston, South Carolina. It is my fervent hope that many of you will join the many other pro-lifers who will assemble July 5-6 for the annual pro-life educational event of …Continue reading "Thoughts on Life as we approach the 4th of July"
By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. A while back the Managing Editor of Jewish Journal asked me to write an opinion piece for them, which I was delighted to do. (I didn’t know until after the op-ed ran, that my opposite number would be Sandra Fluke.) This is what ran. Two days after the Jan. 22, …Continue reading "Diversity in Pro-Life Movement is Richer Than Ever"
Editor’s note. The following winning essays were written for the National Right to Life Pro-Life Essay Contest. At the senior level, grades 10–12, Faith McKeever, grade 12 (Missouri) took first place. Samuel Maranzano, grade 12 (Michigan ) won second, and Anna Dunsmoore, grade 11 ( Massachusetts) won third. At the junior level, grades 7–9, Elizabeth …Continue reading "The National Right to Life Pro-Life Essay Contest Winners"