Saturday, June 7, 2014

National Right to Life News This Week 6/7/14

Best of NRL News Today for the week of June 2-7, 2014   

Teenager chooses life for her baby: "I know that this what I am supposed to be doing and I know He is in my life right now because he needs to be and God wanted him to be on this earth"

Darbyre   By Dave Andrusko Today at National Right to Life News Today we're running two posts inspired by wonderful videos. One is the real-life story of a Canadian teenager who chose life.

"I will do it for you, baby": a true pro-life heroine

My-Beautiful-Woman4re   By Dave Andrusko In February we wrote a post headlined, "'My Beautiful Woman' video series: a powerful pro-life message from an unexpected source." (I've reposted it today for your convenience.) Unexpected source?

How Closing Clinics, Aging Abortionists, and Chemical Abortifacients are Connected

pill_bottle_and_pillsre   By Randall K. O'Bannon, Ph.D., NRL Director of Education & Research Abortion clinics are closing all across the U.S., and the number of abortions are down. A lot of the long-time abortionists are getting older

Planned Parenthood Closes Three Local Clinics

OregonRTL_Logo   Editor's note. This comes from NRLC's Oregon affiliate, Oregon Right to Life Today, thrilling news came from America's supposedly most pro-abortion state (the only one without a single restriction on abortion): Planned Parenthood Columbia Willamette is closing two clinics

June 3: Eight States Hold Primaries

Iowa pro-life state Senator Joni Ernst (R) won her party's nomination and will face pro-abortion Rep. Bruce Braley (D) in November.   By Karen Cross, National Right to Life Political Director Eight states held their primaries on June 3: Alabama, California, Iowa, Mississippi, Montana, New Jersey, New Mexico, and South Dakota. Following are highlights.

PPFA attempts to put a religious gloss on the unspeakable violence of abortion

PPFAClergy   By Dave Andrusko Every so often, pro-lifers will run smack into an unfortunate truth. Planned Parenthood, the nation's largest abortion "provider," never misses a trick, including playing the faith card. Enter its "Clergy Advisory Board."

Canada Leaves Abortion out of International Aid

Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper   By Rebecca Oas, Ph.D. NEW YORK, June 6 (C-FAM) The defining feature of Canada's ambitious multi-billion-dollar international plan to help mothers and newborns is not what it provides, but what it leaves out, namely, abortion.

May edition of NRL News now available online

May2014front   By Dave Andrusko The May issue of National Right to Life News, which is now all-digital, is packed with the kind of in-depth information and thought-provoking analysis you want and need.

"No one is 'pro-abortion'": Really?

The Donna Stern character played by Jenny Slate in "Obvious Child"   By Dave Andrusko It's been a long time now, but I clearly remember the "take-aways" from a panel I was once on at a professional journalism association. There were two.

The "paradox" of President Obama?

Pro-abortion President Barack Obama   By Dave Andrusko This is the last post of the week and it's a story I've tried to write since Monday. As fate would have it, that delay proved fortuitous. My original thought was to try to make sense

9th Circuit overturns Arizona RU-486 law, state vows to keep fighting

Judge William Fletcher   By Dave Andrusko Less than a month ago, a three-judge panel of the famously liberal, pro-abortion 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals heard oral arguments in a challenge to Arizona's HB 2036

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