On the first Monday after an appeals court ruled that Texas abortion laws could be enforced, Operation Rescue has confirmed that 14 of 23 abortion facilities in Texas that were open for business before last Thursday’s ruling are either closed or no longer accepting abortion patients. Operation Rescue called each of the 23 remaining Texas […]
NPR’s Jason Beaubien spotlighted a woman’s “nightmare with El Salvador’s abortion law” on Monday’s All Things Considered. Beaubien zeroed in on the case of Christina Quintanilla, who served four years of a thirty-year prison sentence, after a dubious conviction for the death of her unborn child. He also cited unnamed “activists who are pushing to […]
It happens all too often that a person’s ideology and moral conscience are in deep conflict. This is exemplified in the story of Catherine Adair, who was so entrenched in her “pro-choice” philosophy that she couldn’t see that the guilt and depression she so regularly experienced stemmed from an abortion in her youth. Her way […]
Here are the six most helpful resources I know of for trying to assess whether or not birth control pills and/or Plan B definitely cause abortions or not. The most common question I get emailed to me goes something like this: I’m trying to figure out what contraception is morally acceptable to use and would appreciate […]
As pro-life activists we have to remind ourselves from time to time that not every individual in the abortion industry is fully aware of what they are participating in. This was the case for Ruth Yorston, who worked as a receptionist at her local abortion clinic, the Fort Wayne Women’s Health Organization, where her mother […]
On June 12, 2014, I spoke on a panel at the New York City Bar Association as part of a panel on Kapparos, which involves ritual use of chickens. An animal advocate, Karen Davis of United Poultry Concerns, gave a presentation in which...Show More Summary
The National Mining Association is playing inaccurate radio ads, so a coalition of green group is asking the FCC to investigate.
The Chamber of Commerce claims the rules will result in economic losses of $50 billion a year. Enviros and the Obama admin say that's baloney.
By now abortionists around the nation are well aware that Operation Rescue and other pro-life organizations are accessing public 911 records to verify and document abortion-related medical emergencies that are often witnessed by street activists outside American abortion clinics. Show More Summary
Is environmental regulation unnecessary and is it crippling our economy? This was the debate which raged last Thursday between a senior Conservative backbencher and one of our regular 1 Crown Office Row contributors to the blog – thanks to the UK Environmental Law Association who organised it and city law firm Simmons & Simmons who […]
Pierre, SD (LiveActionNews) — Last year, North Dakota became the first state to ban the abortion of babies with Down syndrome. It was a small but important step in protecting the lives of those with disabilities, who are often the most vulnerable among us. Unborn children prenatally diagnosed with a disability are, without question, the […]
Public utility Cross Timbers Water Supply Corp. has had the nerve to plan a water tower right next to Rex Tillerson’s own horse ranch!
Faith Family Freedom Fund, a super PAC associated with the Family Research Council (FRC), launched a radio ad campaign today targeting Rep. Richard Hanna (R-N.Y.) for voting against the No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion and Abortion Insurance Full Disclosure Act of 2014. The radio ad will run on four radio stations across Rep. Hanna’s district: […]
I was asked to give an apologetics speech at the Students for Life of America 2014 West Coast National Conference. I was given a title, “I’m Pro-Life, But…” that I was allowed to do anything I wanted with, so I chose to respond to these four common statements and questions: “I’m pro-life, but people tell me I come […]
The Vatican (CFAM/LifeNews) — The Vatican accused a UN committee of interfering with Church doctrine and violating religious freedom after it was asked to change its teaching on abortion and homosexuality. The Church should change its teaching on abortion, according to a UN committee that monitors the rights of children. The Church should no longer […]
Fri January 31, 2014 Battle to Rebrand NFL 'Redskins' About More Than Just Name By Marc van Gurp This campaign from Oneida Indian Nation is about the use of the name and the mascot of the NFL team Redskins. The name of Washington’s NFL team has become a prominent civil rights issue. Show More Summary
By day, Doyel Shamley helps congressional staffers understand natural resource law. By night, he's an Illuminati conspiracy theorist.
I continue my response to a listener who asks: “Why are we trying to be so careful to accurately describe other people’s positions? They do just fine describing it for themselves.” This is my second post in a series that responds to follow-up questions about a recent discussion I led on Life Report on what […]
I respond to a listener who asks “Why are we trying to be so careful to accurately describe other people’s positions? They do just fine describing it for themselves.” My next few posts will be responding to followup questions regarding a recent discussion I lead on Life Report on what terms to use in abortion […]
An eyewitness has reported that he observed an ambulance outside LeRoy Carhart’s Bellevue, Nebraska, abortion clinic on November 30, 2013, and that the woman transported may have suffered complications from a second-trimester abortion. Show More Summary