BY Ashlynn Lemos, Texas Right to Life At the age of 15, Sonia Betancourt became pregnant with her first child. Although she had always dreamed of attending UCLA to become a lawyer, she decided to put her future on hold to raise her daughter Stephanie, and soon later, son Miguel. However, Sonia never let her …Continue reading "Heartwarming Story: Mother at 15 Now Earns Doctorate From UCLA"
By Katie Franklin It was 8 p.m. when a hotline call lit up the phone of Heather Burner, executive director of the National Safe Haven Alliance, in late August. “Madison,” the scared, young girl on the other end of the phone, was nine months pregnant, expecting to deliver her baby within just a couple weeks, …Continue reading "Courageous Teen Mom Changes Her Mind After Considering Safe Haven: “I can do this, I can raise a baby.”"
By Katie Yoder Bristol Palin has been a media target for years, due to her mother Sarah’s political profile. One vicious attacker even suggested she should abort one of her unborn children. However, that isn’t stopping her from talking to MTV about what it was like to be a young mom. MTV’s Teen Mom OG …Continue reading "Bristol and Sarah Palin Talk Being a ‘Teen Mom’ on MTV"
By Dave Andrusko I won’t pretend to know anymore than I do know (which is almost nothing) about “Teen Moms” which has now been on MTV long enough to become “Teen Mom 3.” The reality show follows teen mothers—their ups and downs—and, I gather, the show has a devoted fan base. Tonight at 10:00 EST …Continue reading "Reality show grapples with sad memories year after abortion"