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When He Got Me Pregnant, I Faked an Abortion So My Sex Trafficker Would Let Me Go

I was trapped in the sex trafficking industry.  Trafficking in persons is not like any regulated industry.  There are no rules. I was conceived during a brutal rape and learned of it when I was very young. That knowledge and child sexual abuse had me feeling worth less than others and vulnerable.  After my mother’s […]

Killing Has Taken Its Toll: Abortion’s Slippery Slope Has Turned Into Euthanasia

Anybody paying attention to what has happened in our nation, and worldwide for that matter, regarding the lack of reverence for the dignity of life, is probably aware of the advances the culture of death has made over the past several decades. Here is some of what has happened: In 1968, a committee of 13 […]

Duggar Family Wins, TLC Won’t Cancel “19 Kids and Counting” After Petition Complains

Even though more than 150,000 people signed a petition to cancel the TLC program “19 Kids and Counting,” which features the pro-life Duggar family, the family announced that the cable station will not cancel the show. Liberal activists were at it again last month with another attempt to pressure TLC to cancel the program. The […]

Euthanasia Activists Push Legalizing Assisted Suicide in Pennsylvania

Assisted suicide and euthanasia are no longer distant threats to life. Doctor-prescribed suicide legislation is being discussed in Pennsylvania right now. Compassion and Choices, formerly the Hemlock Society, is pushing this deadly legislation...Show More Summary

Pro-life vid of day: Every life matters

by Hans Johnson Patrick Otema is a 15-year-old boy who is profoundly deaf and withdrawn from society. There were no schools for the deaf near his rural village. Then Raymond Okkele, a young man who lost his hearing as a child, returned to his boyhood home and began teaching sign language. Show More Summary

“He is So Perfect, I Almost Terminated Him,” Mom Says After False Test Claimed Baby Was Disabled

NRL News Today tries to keep up with the latest diagnostic tests that are marketed to pregnant women, usually as a way of determining the baby’s sex or whether he or she has Down syndrome. And the reason is obvious! What critics call the “de-selection of our children”–abortion–is the result anywhere from 70% to more […]

Psychiatrist Admits to Killing Seven Patients in Assisted Suicides, Just One Was Terminally Ill

Eight years ago, psychiatrist Dr. Colin Brewer was removed from the United Kingdom’s medical register after he inappropriately prescribed drugs to his addictive patients, including heroin substitutes. In fact, in September 2001, one of Dr. Brewer’s patients, Grant Smith, 29, died after the psychiatrist gave him a home detox kit containing 16 drugs, including the […]

Court Tells Pro-Life Midwives They Must Participate in Abortions or Lose Their Jobs

In a horrible defeat for conscience rights for medical professionals, a British court today ruled that a pair of midwives who didn’t want to be involved in assisting abortions must do so. Midwives Mary Doogan and Connie Wood won a lower court decision last year but Scotland’s Supreme Court heard an appeal brought by the […]

Ireland Pro-Life Group Criticizes Health Minister Leo Varadkar for Pro-Abortion Comments

In the Dáil yesterday evening Health Minister Leo Varadkar said that the Eighth Amendment to the Constitutional dealing with abortion is too “restrictive” and is having a “chilling” effect on doctors. He was commenting during a private members’ bill tabled by Clare Daly TD, which seeks to remove all remaining constitutional protection for the unborn. Responding […]

Childless by choice video spoof

Breeding little humans isn’t for everyone and, while we think everyone should be able to choose to have kids or not without facing judgement, some people just don’t get it. If the kids-just-aren’t-for-me-ever contingency was really honest,...Show More Summary

Watch How This Amazing New Car Will Let Wheelchair-Bound People Drive Around Town

A former Texas lawyer, Stacy Zoern, has invented a low-speed vehicle that will allow wheelchair users to get round town and have more independence. According to The New York Times, Zoern has lived her entire life in a wheelchair and after an accident in her wheelchair-accessible-van she decided to research better transportation options. After she […]

New Jersey Senate Committee Passes Bill to Legalize Assisted Suicide

After a second hearing, during which pro-life groups and disability rights advocates finally got a chance to present their views to lawmakers, a New Jersey state Senate committee has advanced a bill that would legalize assisted suicide. Previously, the head of the committee prevented pro-life groups and other bill opponents from testifying, but this time […]

Abandoned Infant Found Dead on Conveyor Belt at Waste Recycling Plant

A baby boy was found dead on a moving conveyer belt at a waste recycling plant in West Yorkshire. Authorities believe that the baby was born four weeks premature but alive when his mother gave birth. However, the doctors who examined the infants’ body said they thought the baby died shortly after birth. The recycle […]

Obamacare is Rationing Life-Saving Medical Care, Worst Situation Since 1960

The resources being devoted to life-saving and health-preserving health care in the United States are at a near-record low, according to a newly issued annual spending report from the federal government’s Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). The period from 2009 to 2013 saw the slowest health care spending growth since 1960, with 2013 […]

Amazing Photos of Stillborn Babies Help Families Remember The Gift of Life

According to the National Institute of Health, each year in the United States about 25,000 babies, or 68 babies every day, are born still. A stillbirth is usually detected while the baby is in the mother’s uterus; but sometimes parents don’t find out until labor is underway. While it is largely unknown what causes fetal […]

Pro-life blog buzz 12-16-14

by Susie Allen, host of the blog, Pro-Life in TN, and Kelli ProLife NZ laments the story of a woman choosing abortion at 28 weeks gestation when she found out her child had a deformed left hand. She stated her decision to abort rested upon not wanting her child to be discriminated against due to […] The post Pro-life blog buzz 12-16-14 appeared first on Jill Stanek.

Irish Media Used Miss Y and HSE Inquiry to Promote Abortion

The case that has now become known as ‘Miss Y’ involved a migrant woman living in Ireland who allegedly sought an abortion on the grounds of being suicidal – the basis on which abortion was introduced by the Irish Government in 2013. The mother in this case was reported to have been raped in her own […]

Sydney Siege: She Died Protecting Her Pregnant Friend and Her Unborn Baby

Australia was rocked by a rare episode of terrorism on Tuesday, when a tense hostage siege in Sydney came to an end after police recused hostages from a tenuous situation. As the world follows the fallout of the horrific event, stories of courage are emerging. Tori Johnson, 34, and Katrina Dawson, 38 below right, were […]

Pro-life vid of day: Prenatal surgery saves lives before birth

by Hans Johnson Dr. Scott Adzick (pictured right), chief of surgery at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, helped pioneer the field of fetal surgery in the early 1980s. He says: The idea arose from the frustration of caring for babies after birth and realizing it was too late: the damage was already done. Show More Summary

The Personhood split, Part II: Strategy

Read The Personhood split, Part I: Structure for background. Aside from their structural variations, Personhood USA and National Personhood Alliance at first seemed to have similar goals – until the November 4 election. At that timeShow More Summary

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