Thursday, January 10, 2013

Heroic News: “Planned Parenthood Pushing Do-It-Yourself Abortions” plus 10 more


Planned Parenthood Pushing Do-It-Yourself Abortions

Posted: 09 Jan 2013 07:37 PM PST

Planned Parenthood has spent the last few years vigorously campaigning for less medical oversight on abortion drugs….
When they say “limit[ing] access to abortion drugs,” they mean “requiring basic medical safeguards.”

Tyrrell: Planned Parenthood: $1.2 Billion “Nonprofit"

Posted: 09 Jan 2013 10:00 AM PST

Americans often look with disdain on people who continually live off of government assistance. While those from left to right would generally concur that welfare programs can be helpful for those in times of crisis, the majority of people grow weary, and even angry, when people live off of Uncle Sam for years on end.

Poll: 83% of Americans want abortion restrictions

Posted: 09 Jan 2013 10:00 AM PST

Four decades after the Supreme Court’s controversial decision in Roe v. Wade legalized abortion throughout the United States, a new Knights of Columbus-Marist Poll shows that more than 8 in 10 Americans (83 percent) favor significant restrictions.

92% of Pregnant Women at Planned Parenthood Get Abortions


Posted: 09 Jan 2013 09:00 AM PST

Although Planned Parenthood likes to talk about getting hundreds of millions in federal funding for family planning, the numbers show abortions are up while contraception services are down.

ACLU Loses Another Battle to Stop Kansas Pro-Life Law

Posted: 09 Jan 2013 09:00 AM PST

It’s not news that a lawsuit weighing the validity of the Kansas pro-life insurance law has been headed for trial in March 2013, but new filings that could have precluded a trial were answered by federal court Judge Julie A.Robinson on Monday.

‘We were blessed to have met them’: Parents of preemie triplets find meaning in the unthinkable


Posted: 09 Jan 2013 08:17 AM PST

One month after wedding bells, the couple was delighted to discover that they were pregnant. Now at 11 weeks, they were excited to see their ‘little one’ - or little ones, as it turned out - through the medical magic of ultrasound.

Washington National Cathedral to host 1st same-sex 'weddings'


Posted: 09 Jan 2013 07:56 AM PST

The Washington National Cathedral, where the nation gathers to mourn tragedies and celebrate new presidents, will soon begin hosting same-sex marriages.

Hundreds of thousands to flood Paris in support of marriage

Posted: 09 Jan 2013 07:51 AM PST

Supporters of traditional marriage expect hundreds of thousands of marchers to turn out for an upcoming national rally in opposition to President Francois Hollande's “Marriage for all” proposal.

San Francisco police officers honored for saving life of newborn

Posted: 09 Jan 2013 02:00 AM PST

Quick thinking by two San Francisco police officers, who drove a dying newborn to the hospital in the front seat of their patrol car, is credited with saving the baby’s life.

Pope Benedict Criticizes Efforts to Legalize Abortions

Posted: 09 Jan 2013 02:00 AM PST

In his annual address to the Members of the Diplomatic Corp accredited to the Holy See, Pope Benedict expressed concern over ongoing efforts to expand legalized abortion and destroy innocent life.

Euthanasia Movement Promotes “Kill Me” Living Will in Australia


Posted: 09 Jan 2013 02:00 AM PST

The euthanasia movement rarely tells the full truth about its objectives. Activists pretend that their goal is only to legalize “voluntary” terminations, or in the USA, to restrict killing to the already dying whose suffering–a very elastic term in euthanasia advocacy–cannot otherwise be controlled.