Wednesday, August 21, 2013

National Right to Life News Today 8/21/2013

Topics for August 21, 2013
Editor’s note. While my family and I are on vacation, we are running some of our favorite NRL News Today stories from the last four months, entries from our “Roe at 40" series, and an occasional update.


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National Day of Remembrance for Aborted Children

A Day to Honor the Grave sites of our Unborn Brothers and Sisters Nationwide – Saturday, September 14th 

EWTN News Nightly Will Begin on September 3rd

Colleen Carroll Campbell
Finally a World Wide Pro-Life Evening News Program By Ernest Ohlhoff The Eternal Word Television Network (EWTN) will begin broadcasting a nightly news program from Washington, DC on Tuesday September 3rd. Colleen Carroll Campbell will be the news anchor

Be careful with “euthanasia”

Margaret Somerville
By Margaret Somerville Editor’s note. This is a letter to the editor of the National Post, referencing an article that ran August 17 titled, ” Euthanasia May Land On Doctors’ Agenda” This story notes that the Canadian Medical Association’s policy

Police arrest in Chichester should serve as a reminder of why assisted suicide is against the law

By Dr. Peter Saunders Editor’s note. Dr. Saunders is a former general surgeon and is CEO of Christian Medical Fellowship, a UK-based organization with 4,500 UK doctors and 1,000 medical students as members.

“There Was a Life That Had to Be Cared For”

Simon Barnes and his son, Eddie
Editor’s note. This is one of my all-time favorites, and, as such, it seemed a likely candidate to be part of our year-long “Roe at 40” series in which we are bringing you stories, columns, and editorials from National Right to Life News going all the way back to 1973.

“I went to sleep with a baby and woke up without one”

Penelope Trunk
By Dave Andrusko No two pro-lifers will read personal accounts written by women who’ve had abortions and come away with exactly the same conclusions.

One of three Maryland abortionists has license reinstated; two others still under suspension

By Dave Andrusko On June 6, NRL News Today ran a lengthy piece on four abortion clinics and three abortionists in Maryland, based on reports posted online by the Maryland Board of Physicians and the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene.

Pro-life columnists: voices in the wilderness

Cal Thomas
By Laura Echevarria Cal Thomas has been a friend of the pro-life movement for many years. With a syndicated op-ed column that appears in over 540 newspapers nationwide, he is a widely read advocate for the unborn child. When Cal called me recently to tell me that the Cincinnati Enquirer had dropped his column in favor of a pro-abortion columnist, you can understand why both Cal and I were disturbed by the paper’s action.

Giving Pelosi a Mulligan–Again

House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi
By Dave Andrusko A writer for the Washington Post this morning went out of his way in his ‘Fact Checking” to excuse away what House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Ca.) said in a scolding, schoolmarmish dismissal of a series of questions posed at a press conference last week.
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