Wednesday, May 15, 2013

Heroic News: “No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act Introduced in House, Senate” plus 11 more

Posted: 15 May 2013 01:22 PM PDT
Dan Lipinski (D-Ill.), co-chairs of the Bipartisan Congressional Pro-Life Caucus, and U.S. Senator Roger Wicker (R-MS), announced the introduction of the No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act.
Posted: 15 May 2013 12:01 PM PDT
The Internal Revenue Service allegedly told an Iowa pro-life group they had to sign documents promising not to protest or picket Planned Parenthood and they told a Texas pro-life organization they had to promote abortion, according to documents obtained by Fox News.
Posted: 15 May 2013 11:58 AM PDT
The National Organization for Marriage, a conservative organization whose confidential records were leaked by the IRS to its left-wing critics, announced on Tuesday it will sue the tax agency for damages.
Posted: 15 May 2013 11:52 AM PDT
Abby Johnson's conversion in 2009 by a 40 Days for Life worker catapulted the former Planned Parenthood “employee of the year” into the pro-life fray. Her own ministry, And Then There Were None, has since brought scores more workers out of the abortion industry.
Posted: 15 May 2013 10:16 AM PDT
In a major medical breakthrough, researchers at the Oregon National Primate Research Center (ONPRC) have for the first time ever successfully converted human skin cells into 'embryonic' stem cells – via a technique called nuclear transfer.
Posted: 15 May 2013 04:13 AM PDT
Princeton University freshman Christian Say admits he likes to swim against the tide. He is one of many students pushing back against pressure to have sex before marriage. "We don't think the assumption should be that students are just going to be hooking up and having sex because there are people who think that is just not what leads to a good human life."
Posted: 15 May 2013 01:56 AM PDT
Following his conviction for the murder of three babies born alive, abortionist Kermit Gosnell was sentenced Tuesday to two life sentences without parole for two of those murder charges.
Posted: 15 May 2013 01:55 AM PDT
A new Gallup poll released on May 10 shows that the majority of Americans oppose legal abortion in all or most circumstances, in keeping with trends over recent years.
Posted: 15 May 2013 12:12 AM PDT
Last week, the conservative circles of the internet were abuzz in disapproval over Elizabeth Smart’s recent criticism of abstinence-only sexual education. Speaking at a forum on human trafficking at Johns Hopkins University, Elizabeth said that the abstinence-only education she received left her feeling “so dirty” and “so filthy” after being repeatedly raped.
Posted: 15 May 2013 12:05 AM PDT
In an interview this morning on BBC Five Live on the Paul Lamb case I was asked by the presenter Nicky Campbell about evidence for a slippery slope following the legalisation of euthanasia in other jurisdictions.
Posted: 14 May 2013 11:41 PM PDT
During the oral arguments about Proposition 8, Justice Anthony Kennedy referred to children being raised by same-sex couples. Since I was one of those children—from ages 2-19, I was raised by a lesbian mother with the help of her partner—I was curious to see what he would say.
Posted: 14 May 2013 01:30 PM PDT
A Philadelphia abortion doctor convicted of killing three babies who were born alive in his grimy clinic agreed Tuesday to give up his right to an appeal and faces life in prison but will be spared a death sentence.