Friday, November 7, 2014

Heroic News: “Brittany Maynard's suicide: A free choice or an expectation?” plus 4 more


By now, the world recognizes Brittany Maynard as the media darling of right-to-die advocacy.
Tragically, 90% of women who are given the prenatal diagnosis that their baby will have Down syndrome end the life of their unborn child through abortion. This unnerving statistic reminds us in the pro-life community that we need to work harder to protect the rights of the disabled.
The physical and emotional link between a mother and her child is about as close as a relationship can be. New research now shows the physical connection is even deeper than anyone previously thought.
The same-sex "marriage" movement lost its first major case in a federal appeals court Thursday after a lengthy string of victories, creating a split among the nation's circuit courts that virtually guarantees Supreme Court review.
Kenya's Catholic bishops are charging two United Nations organizations with sterilizing millions of girls and women under cover of an anti-tetanus inoculation program sponsored by the Kenyan government.