Wednesday, September 25, 2013

National Right to Life News Today 9/25/2013

Topics for September 25, 2013


2013 Election Update: Alabama, Louisiana, Massachusetts, New Jersey, and Virginia

By Karen Cross, National Right to Life Political Director Alabama Congressional Primary elections were held on September 24 to determine the Democratic and Republican nominees in Alabama’s 1st Congressional District.

Inside the mind of convicted murderer, abortionist Kermit Gosnell: Part Three

By Dave Andrusko On Monday and Tuesday we discussed the run up to Steve Volk’s much-anticipated profile of abortionist Kermit Gosnell that appears this week in “Philadelphia” magazine.

As Obamacare exchanges begin, insurance plans limit specialists and hospitals

Pro-abortion President Barack Obama
By Jennifer Popik, J.D., Legislative Counsel, NRLC’s Powell Center for Medical Ethics Starting Tuesday, October 1, people around the country will begin enrolling in “exchanges” mandated by the Obama Health Care Law, choosing their health insurance for 2014.

Is Abortion justified when a baby is disabled?

By Paul Stark The New York Times recently published an article titled “My Abortion, at 23 Weeks.” The author explains that she was pregnant with twins, a boy and a girl, but that the boy was diagnosed with a herniated

“Autos for Life” needs your help to have a strong finish in 2013!

By David N. O’Steen, Jr. As the long, hot days of summer have drawn to a close, thoughts return to school, the onset of cooler weather, and the brilliance of fall colors.

The Transformative Power of Images in Action

Rick Guidotti
By Andrew Bair Images have a transformative power. Images convey ideas in ways words can only envy. Images can change perceptions and encourage action. We can describe to someone the scientific facts of the unborn child’s development

Dutch Euthanasia Deaths Soar; Increase Includes Victims Incapable of Consenting to “Assisted Suicide”

By Jennifer Popik, J.D., Legislative Counsel, NRLC’s Powell Center for Medical Ethics Although assisting suicide is only legal for a small fraction of the world’s population, its advocates in the U.S. and abroad remain focused on promoting this dangerous legislation.

One-child policy still a massive threat to women, expert warns

Reggie Littlejohn meets Pope Francis during the 2013 MaterCare International Conference in Rome. Credit: Reggie Littlejohn.
By Elise Harris Rome, Italy, Sep 25, 2013 (CNA/EWTN News)– In the wake of the 33rd anniversary of China’s one-child policy, a women’s rights activist has raised concern about those who believe the policy has ended, warning of the dangers

BBC limbers up for new round of celebrity-led cheer-leading for assisted suicide

Stephen Hawking
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.

Pushing Infanticide

Editor’s note. Pro-lifers and all the others who are part of the grassroots coalition against assisted suicide are well aware that assisted suicide is rampant in the Netherlands.
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