By Paul Stark Since you, me, toddlers, teenagers, etc., have basic rights, and since there is no morally relevant difference (that is, relevant to whether one has basic rights) between us and human beings at earlier, prenatal developmental stages, it follows that unborn humans also have basic rights. This precludes killing them for the reasons …Continue reading "A simple but elegant argument against abortion: there is no morally significant difference between unborn and already-born human beings"
By Nancy Valko Editor’s note. My wife and I will be gone on vacation this week. I’m putting up 5 or 6 previously run stories each day and maybe one or two new stories. See you in a week. Dave Andrusko, Editor, National Right to Life News Today Every day when I look back at what …Continue reading "An Amazing Video of a Living, First Trimester Unborn Baby"
By Bridget Sielicki Leaders in Chile are looking to protect preborn lives by passing a new constitution that would protect “the life of the unborn child and maternity.” According to The Guardian, the country’s Republican party, which is considered conservative, swept elections for a new constitutional council in May. The council is now working on a draft …Continue reading "Leaders in Chile consider constitutional protections for the preborn"
By Dave Andrusko I have in my possession countless books. Periodically, I reluctantly conclude I must do something—in this case I give my books a good home by donating them to our local library. Given that I have so many books, it stood to reason that as I perused my collection, I would find some …Continue reading "Baptizing determination with imagination on behalf of vulnerable unborn children"
By Sarah Terzo In one of their publications, the pro-abortion group NARAL states: “Eggs and sperm are alive; so are bacteria and all plants and animals. Of course, embryos and fetuses are alive. That doesn’t mean, though, that abortion should be illegal or that it constitutes murder. The Supreme Court has said…that legal personhood begins with …Continue reading "NARAL compares preborn babies to bacteria"
By Sarah Terzo A pro-life author wrote about an ambulance driver who saw a miscarriage: “I spoke with one person, a trained ambulance attendant for many years and mother of 5, who had witnessed a woman having a miscarriage in early pregnancy. She was astonished at the humanness of the perfectly formed child, but 4 …Continue reading "Ambulance driver shocked by humanness of miscarried child"
By Kim Schwartz, Texas Right to Life In a small town in South America, a remarkable sculpture has captured the attention of locals and gained worldwide recognition through social media. The sculpture, located along a roadside, portrays the image of an unborn baby and has been captivating passersby for over ten years. Created by Pro-Life …Continue reading "Incredible Roadside Art of Unborn Baby in South America Goes Viral"
By Lynda Bell, President, Florida Right to Life TALAHASSEE FL (July 2023) – Florida Right to Life is currently engaged in the toughest battle for life in recent history! Planned Parenthood and the ACLU have formed an alliance to introduce a radical anti-life amendment to change the Florida Constitution. If passed, this amendment would unravel …Continue reading "Stand Against the Radical Anti-Life Amendment in Florida! Join Florida Right to Life’s DECLINE TO SIGN Campaign"
By Monica Snyder, Executive Director, Secular Pro-Life Some parents get tattoos to memorialize the children we’ve lost through miscarriage. I’m reflecting this morning on how profoundly pregnancy loss can affect us. I’ve had two miscarriages, both around the 6 week mark, both deeply upsetting when they happened and, if I give myself time to think about …Continue reading "It’s normal to view our embryos as our prenatal children."
No baby should ever be unwanted, unknown, or unloved. By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. This look back at a story that appeared in NRL News Today one year ago remains one of my all-time favorites for reasons I hope become obvious and which you will share. Last night, I re-watched video titled, “Interview with an …Continue reading "An “Interview with an Unborn Child”"
By Maria V. Gallagher, Legislative Director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation The reality of the hidden life of the unborn child can pop up in the least likely of places. I happened to be watching a “reality show” known for its contentious female friendships when I was surprised to see one of the leading ladies show up …Continue reading "The life of an unborn child is as dramatic as any series you will watch on cable television"
By Sarah Terzo For a study, a 15-year-old girl named Beckie who had an abortion explained her feelings: Q: When do you think, in the course of its development, that the fetus becomes a human life? A: Three months. Q. What makes it become a human life at that point? A. Well, either when the …Continue reading "Study shows teens’ ignorance about fetal development and abortion"