Friday, November 16, 2012

Heroic News: “Forget food and water, the Third World needs ... condoms?” plus 4 more


Forget food and water, the Third World needs ... condoms?

Posted: 16 Nov 2012 07:31 AM PST

A new report from the United Nations Population Fund declares that family planning is a global “right” for women, and calls for the removal of any social and financial obstacles to it.

African women fight back against barbaric 'family planning' practices

Posted: 16 Nov 2012 07:24 AM PST

A group of HIV-positive women in Kenya have launched a series of lawsuits in five countries after they were sterilized against their will following childbirth. Cases are pending before the courts in Zambia, South Africa, Malawi, and Namibia.

Nevada Judge Rules Against Forced Abortion for Mentally Disabled Woman - The New American

Posted: 16 Nov 2012 07:04 AM PST

A Nevada judge has ruled against forcing a mentally disabled Reno woman to have an abortion, an option he was considering against the wishes of her Catholic, pro-life parents.

UK Christian man wins lawsuit over gay 'marriage' opposition

Posted: 16 Nov 2012 05:12 AM PST

An online comment by Adrian Smith, a housing manager who says he opposes gay 'marriage' for religious reasons, didn't amount to misconduct under his employment contract with Trafford Housing Trust, Judge Michael Briggs said today in London.

Vatican to address abortions in Catholic hospitals

Posted: 15 Nov 2012 03:05 PM PST

During its upcoming conference, the Pontifical Council for Health Care will address the problem of abortion and other practices against Church teaching at some Catholic hospitals around the world.