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Tuesday, July 24, 2012

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Comparing abortion to the Colorado shooting, and other tragic losses of life: is it right?

Bryan Kemper Tue Jul 24 14:44 EST Opinion

I was not shocked by the responses I got from non-Christians or from pro-abortion people; I was shocked by some of the comments I got from Christians and people who identify themselves as pro-life.

ObamaCare regulations decree unmarried homosexuals ‘are treated as family members’

Ben Johnson Tue Jul 24 14:28 EST Homosexuality

A series of new Obama administration regulations equate same-sex “domestic partners” with spouses.

John Haas: I advised Catholic Relief Services NOT to fund CARE

John-Henry Westen Tue Jul 24 14:03 EST Abortion

CRS states that after reviewing all of their grants, Haas "found that none of them constitutes support of or involvement in immoral activities." But when LifeSiteNews contacted Dr. Haas he revealed a very different picture.

Jim Henson withholding Muppets toys from Chick-fil-A over pro-family stance

Jean McCarthy Tue Jul 24 20:56 EST Faith

Homosexual activists are organizing a National Same Sex Kiss Day at Chick Fil A restaurants to protest the Cathy family's support for traditional marriage and family life.

Pro-lifers demand: President Obama, investigate Illinois Planned Parenthood for a needless death

Cheryl Sullenger Tue Jul 24 16:06 EST Abortion

“Mr. President, does Tonya Reaves look enough like your daughters to investigate Planned Parenthood?” asked Troy Newman of Operation Rescue.

Ambulance arrives at Illinois Planned Parenthood for second patient on same day

Kathleen Gilbert Tue Jul 24 15:50 EST Abortion

Tonya Reaves appears not to be the clinic's only victim this weekend.

Tonya Reaves, 24, died after a D&E abortion.

Breaking: Court upholds South Dakota pro-life law linking abortion to suicide

Ben Johnson Tue Jul 24 13:38 EST Abortion

The 8th Circuit Court of Appeals overturned a lower court injunction by a 7-4 vote today.

Exposure to sexual content in popular movies predicts sexual behavior in adolescence: study

Angela O’Brien Tue Jul 24 12:08 EST Family

The study found those who had been exposed to high levels of sexual content on film had more sexual partners, indulged in riskier sexual behaviour, and became sexually active earlier.

Video: Pro-ObamaCare activist attacks pro-life volunteers, U.S. flag

Ben Johnson Tue Jul 24 12:06 EST Abortion

Members of TFP, praying the rosary, were attacked in Arkansas.

The New Normal: Group of moms boycott new pro-homosexual TV show

Katie Craine Tue Jul 24 11:15 EST Homosexuality

One Million Moms says the show, which premieres Sept. 11th, is "attempting to desensitize America and our children."

Linda Gibbons walks free after acquittal

Tony Gosgnach Tue Jul 24 14:58 EST Abortion

Justice William R. Wolski of the Ontario Court of Justice ruled Crown attorney Andrew Cappell had insufficiently proven Gibbons created a nuisance, as the charge had suggested.

International homosexualist groups enraged at Ukraine bid to ban homosexual propaganda

Hilary White, Rome Correspondent Tue Jul 24 19:16 EST Faith

Ukraine parliamentarians have re-submitted a bill to outlaw the promotion of homosexuality in public, and the homosexualist movement around the world has erupted in outrage

Czech pro-life groups organize counter-protests to upcoming Prague ‘gay pride’ event

Thaddeus Baklinski Tue Jul 24 15:19 EST Family

“Homosexual ideology is now being used as a battering ram to destroy of the institution of the family, freedom and the nation," Radim Uchac, the president of Hnuti Pro Zivot (The Movement for Life), said.

Ghana’s 2011 abortion stats double from 2009: 16,182

Katie Craine Tue Jul 24 14:29 EST Abortion

A senior official says the rise is due to increased reporting, but also suggested more wealthy urban women are choosing abortion for socio-economic reasons.

Catholic ‘Day for Life’ about sports? Really?

Hilary White, Rome Correspondent Tue Jul 24 13:00 EST Abortion

Dr. William Oddie wrote, "Year after year" the Day for Life has "been about anything but what Pope John Paul … intended that it should be about" - a "grotesque and cynical example" of the English bishops "persistent failure".

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