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NYT writer: 2nd trimester chemical abortions “not happening”

by Kelli One of the tricky parts about medical abortion is that these drugs work all the way through a pregnancy, although they become less effective and the rate of complication rises in the course of pregnancy. So it is not recommended to have a second-trimester medical abortion without the supervision of a doctor. Show More Summary

Parents Choose Life for Their Baby Born Without Arms

(LiveActionNews) — Like many young couples, Richard and Linda Bannon wanted to have a family of their own. But Linda, the oldest of five children, was born with Holt-Oram syndrome. Holt-Oram syndrome is “characterized by skeletal abnormalities of the hands and arms (upper limbs) and heart problems.” For Linda, it meant that she was born […]

Why is the Abortion Rate Declining?

Over the most recent decade for which data are available (2001–2011), the overall U.S. abortion rate, calculated as the annual number of abortions per 1,000 women of childbearing age (15 to 44), has dropped, continuing a trend that first appeared in 1980. The decline has been steeper since 1990, with a brief plateau in the […]

PBS Doubles Down, Hosts Video Chat With Producers of Film “Humanizing” Late-Term Abortions

Millions of pro-life people may be up in arms about a pro-abortion film PBS will air this evening that “humanizes” late-term abortions, but the taxpayer-funded network doesn’t seem to care. Instead, it’s announced it is hosting a live video chat with the producers of the film, “After Tiller,” that glorifies late-term abortion practitioners. PBS posted […]

This Baby Was Born at 23 Weeks, She Could Have Been Legally Aborted Instead

A premature baby in England has survived after she was born at 23 weeks — opening up a debate about when abortions are legal in the U.K. Data from 25 British hospitals over the past four years shows that 120 babies born at 23 weeks survived while around 560 babies are aborted at 23 weeks’ […]

Stop Calling Patients Vegetables: Joan Rivers Will Never be a Carrot

Whatever the future may hold for Joan Rivers, who may have experienced brain damage during surgery, she will always be an exceptional human being deserving of equal rights and perceived moral value. To put it another way, contrary to some stories describing her potential health outcome, she will never be a carrot. Carrots are vegetables, human […]

Greg Abbott Files Emergency Request to Uphold Pro-Life Texas Law Closing Abortion Clinics

Late Sunday night, Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott filed an emergency request with a federal appeals court to uphold a pro-life law credited with closing multiple abortion clinics and cutting abortions 13 percent, saving an estimated 9,900 babies from abortion. The legislation, House Bill 2 (HB2), requires abortion facilities to meet the same safety standards […]

Activist: The Real Problem With Abortion Clinics is the Lack of Herbal Tea After Abortions

(LiveActionNews) — Shortly before the news broke that a judge had struck down a key part of the new Texas abortion law, RH Reality Check writer Andrea Grimes — the genius behind the “Taco and Beer Abortion Challenge” that was an utter flop — wrote about how horrible sterile abortion clinics are. According to Grimes, […]

Head of Canadian Medical Association Opens Door to Assisted Suicide

This is how the culture of death advances. A clueless, or cowardly–or both–authority figure says he or she is against assisted suicide except as a very last resort when everything else has been tried. Never mind that medicalized killing has never been so limited anywhere assisted suicide/euthanasia is legal. Never. Ever. Nowhere. Not Oregon. Not Washington. Not the […]

Pro-life vid of day: Attacker’s mother sues Created Equal

by Hans Johnson Restitution has been paid and the charges have been dropped in the case of Victoria Duran, the young woman who attacked Created Equal’s Seth Drayer and damaged signs in an incident in downtown Columbus, Ohio, in July....Show More Summary

Are Democrats Waging the Real War on Women?

Earlier this month, Senator Lindsey Graham introduced the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act in the U.S. Senate. The U.S. House has already passed this bill – which would protect unborn children from abortion after the fifth month of pregnancy and their mothers from the additional harm late-term abortion can cause. But despite its popularity among […]

Planned Parenthood Pushes Radical Law Prohibiting Pro-Life Free Speech in Vermont

Planned Parenthood’s at it again–trying to criminalize and prohibit free speech by proposing that pro-life protestors stay away from their abortion facility in Vermont. Earlier this week, Planned Parenthood of Northern New England drafted an updated version to the defunct Burlington zone ordinance and sent it to the City Council Ordinance Committee. The previous Burlington […]

These Stunning Photos Show You How a Baby Fits in the Womb

Marry Fermont, a photographer in the Netherlands, started taking pictures of babies immediately after their birth to document what they look like in utero. Her pictures testify to the humanity of the unborn child, and show women what their children look like before they arrive. Fermont answered a few questions about why she started taking […]

Judge Blocks Pro-Life Louisiana Law That Could Have Closed Abortion Clinics

A judge has blocked a pro-life Louisiana law that protects women’s health and could have resulted in closing three of the state’s five abortion clinics because they are unable to properly protect the health and safety interests of women. The three abortion clinics that could be forced to close their doors filed suit earlier this […]

Planned Parenthood Holds Youth Events to Indoctrinate Next Generation With Pro-Abortion Views

It looks like Planned Parenthood had a busy summer training young people to advocate for abortion no matter what. According to the organization’s website, Planned Parenthood facilitated a series called Youth Organizing and Policy Institutes. The purpose of the series was to train activists in engaging in local advocacy efforts and help them make a […]

NBC medical expert: Joan Rivers’ emergency a reminder on importance of admitting privileges

Comedienne Joan Rivers remains in critical condition today after going into respiratory and cardiac arrest August 29 during what has been described as a “routine throat procedure,” a “minor procedure,” and “outpatient surgery.” Rivers was rushed by ambulance from Yorkville Endoscopy to Mount Sinai Hospital, located nine blocks apart. Show More Summary

Int’l Illegal abortion pusher: US has access issues but don’t count on my help

I know that it’s difficult, because abortion is not accessible to them. But this is not our work. I think this is a problem the U.S. has to solve itself. There are so many resources, so much money available there for abortion rights groups, I think they should be able to work on this. Show More Summary

Stanek Sunday funnies 8-31-14

Happy Sunday and Happy Labor Day Weekend! Here were my top five favorite political cartoons this week. Be sure to vote for your fav in the poll at the bottom of the post! We start with a twofer by Dana Summers at Townhall.com…  by Chip...Show More Summary

Stanek Sunday Word: “He chose what the world thinks is nothing…”

Click to enlarge… He chose what the world looks down on and despises and thinks is nothing, in order to destroy what the world thinks is important. ~ I Corinthians 1:28, Good News Translation The post Stanek Sunday Word: “He chose what the world thinks is nothing…” appeared first on Jill Stanek.

Pro-life photo of the week: Benham Brothers out senators who oppose 20-wk abortion ban

Click to enlarge… Backdrop, via CharlotteObserver.com, August 27: About 60 abortion protesters rallied outside Democratic U.S. Sen. Kay Hagan’s Charlotte office Wednesday, hoping to influence not only North Carolina’sSenate election but control of the entire Senate. Show More Summary

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