By Paul Stark, Communications Director, Minnesota Citizens Concerned for Life Sometimes, in the course of pregnancy, testing reveals a genetic or developmental problem with the unborn child—a “defect,” “abnormality,” “anomaly,” “deformity,” or condition “incompatible with life” (an odd way of saying “fatal”). These revelations can be gut-wrenching. Many people think abortion is justified. In fact, …Continue reading "Why an abortion after an adverse prenatal diagnosis is not justified"
By Bonnie Finnerty Editor’s note. November is National Adoption Month. All this month we have posted new and reposted old stories. Hope you’ve been enjoying them. My body is not their property. So said Madi, a 21-year-old college senior who was 13 weeks pregnant. Featured in an ABC News story, Madi flew to Mississippi’s lone abortion facility, …Continue reading "The Road Not Taken–or Even Mentioned"
By Dave Andrusko Donovan Faison, 21, was arrested Tuesday charged with two counts of felony homicide in the shooting deaths of his pregnant girlfriend and her unborn child. Kaylin Fiengo refused to get an abortion, according to police. Sanford police said Fiengo, 18, was found shot to death in her car at a park in …Continue reading "Man charged with 2 counts of felony homicides in deaths of girlfriend and her unborn baby"
By Dave Andrusko “Trying to plan for the future without knowing the past is like trying to plant cut flowers.” — Historian Daniel Boorstin “A nineteenth-century German historian wrote that every moment of history is equally present to God. Every moment is also equally present to great evil. But there are moments in which great evil bestirs …Continue reading "Establishing a buffer zone around the unborn child that no one can trespass is essential not only for the child’s safety but for all of ours"
By Dave Andrusko The more pro-lifers are victorious—see the Dobbs decision overturning Roe—the more pro-abortionists are intent on revisiting topics that are already long since settled. So we get stories from the reliable pro-abortion National Public Radio with the headline “When does life begin? As state laws define it, science, politics and religion clash.” Sarah Varney uses a familiar tactic. …Continue reading "Ignoring scientific consensus, pro-aborts insist “when human life begins” is still unsettled"
By Dave Andrusko I was recruited to the pro-life cause long before I realized that abortion had been legalized nationwide in 1973. And I didn’t even know it. Though it more than five decades ago, I still can recall with a kind of peculiar clarity that moment in 1964. My mom, over 40 and already …Continue reading "With the first kick, the life of her unborn baby became more than a concept"
Also convicted of first-degree domestic beating in brutal attack on ex-girlfriend By Dave Andrusko Christopher Ammons Kemp, originally charged with capital murder for the savage beating of his pregnant ex-girlfriend and the death of her 37-week-old unborn baby, has been convicted of felony murder, a lesser charge, and first-degree domestic violence. Ivana Hrynkiw, of Al.com, …Continue reading "Man convicted of felony murder in death of 37-week-old unborn baby"
The woman told police she and her boyfriend agreed to try and beat their baby to death But they might not face any charges. By SPUC—the Society for the Protection of Unborn Children The parents of a baby girl who died of catastrophic injuries shortly after birth have been accused of deliberately killing her, according …Continue reading "Unborn baby dies of catastrophic injuries shortly after birth; parents accused of repeatedly punching her"
By Dave Andrusko In utero surgery, although no longer rare, can still be dicey. But more and more success stories, like Ruth and Ross Elder’s, reminds us that the unborn is just another “patient,” no less human, no less deserving of protection and care than the rest of us. The Elders, who live in Newcastle …Continue reading "Surgeons perform life-saving operation on unborn baby in her mother’s womb"
By Dave Andrusko It took the victim of an attack that killed her unborn baby sitting peacefully in front of a police station in a town in southern India before authorities would investigate the brutal assault that took the life of her 4 ½ month unborn baby, Yahoo News reported. “While the incident occurred 18 …Continue reading "Indian woman loses unborn baby after being repeatedly kicked in the stomach"
Dad says, “He decided to give us a proper hello so we would leave him alone.” By Dave Andrusko “Hello, Mummy”—what a delightful headline to describe the gesture expectant parents Lucy Bearley and Stuart Barrett, from Thatcham in Berkshire, England saw from their unborn son at her 28 week ultrasound scan. “’I was laying on …Continue reading "At 28 week ultrasound, unborn baby waves to parents"
By Katie Yoder Even though he supports America’s largest abortion provider, singer John Legend recently described his model wife’s pregnancy as a “baby in there.” On Saturday, E! News correspondent Sibley Scoles interviewed Legend in California on the red carpet at The Art of Elysium’s 11th Annual Gala. During her time with him, Scoles asked …Continue reading "Planned Parenthood Backer John Legend Admits Unborn Baby a ‘Child’"