Tag: Abortion

Annual poll finds 70% of adults continue to support abortion restrictions

Annual poll finds 70% of adults continue to support abortion restrictions

| Dennis Sadowski | January 22, 2020 | 0 Comments

Seven in 10 American adults support “significant” restrictions on abortion, according to a new poll released in advance of the annual March for Life.

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‘Miracle’ events cause pregnant woman to reject abortion and give birth to twins

‘Miracle’ events cause pregnant woman to reject abortion and give birth to twins

| January 16, 2020 | 0 Comments

Alonna Mertz prayed in front of abortion clinics as a teenager in Michigan, driven by her well-formed, pro-life conviction.

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Belgian bishops: Proposal would make abortion ‘normal medical procedure’

Belgian bishops: Proposal would make abortion ‘normal medical procedure’

| November 15, 2019 | 0 Comments

Belgium’s Catholic bishops have criticized legislation to liberalize abortion by extending the right to 18 weeks’ gestation with just 48 hours of obligatory reflection.

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Gibson makes fighting abortion his life’s work

Gibson makes fighting abortion his life’s work

| October 23, 2019 | 0 Comments

Brian Gibson’s first stance for the unborn came when he was a high school sophomore in 1972.

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More remains of aborted babies found in cars late abortion doctor owned

More remains of aborted babies found in cars late abortion doctor owned

| October 10, 2019 | 0 Comments

Indiana Attorney General Curtis Hill released new details Oct. 9 about the discovery of additional fetal remains in Illinois that are believed to be linked with abortions performed in Indiana.

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Supreme Court agrees to take up Louisiana abortion case this term

Supreme Court agrees to take up Louisiana abortion case this term

| Carol Zimmermann | October 4, 2019 | 0 Comments

The Supreme Court announced Oct. 4, just three days before it begins its new term, that it will add an abortion case to its docket.

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Documentary shows the horror of China’s forced-abortion policy

Documentary shows the horror of China’s forced-abortion policy

| Kurt Jensen | September 26, 2019 | 0 Comments

The documentary “One Child Nation” (Amazon) is not, in any Catholic sense, a pro-life film, yet there’s a great deal in it, some of it explicit, to show the horror of not government-sanctioned — but government-mandated — abortions and forced sterilizations.

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‘Grisly discovery’ of fetal remains at abortionist’s home sparks outrage

‘Grisly discovery’ of fetal remains at abortionist’s home sparks outrage

| Ann Carey | September 18, 2019 | 0 Comments

The Sept. 13 disclosure that the preserved remains of over 2,200 aborted babies had been found at the rural Illinois home of the recently deceased Indiana abortionist Ulrich “George” Klopfer has sparked outrage and demands for immediate investigations by authorities.

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Catholic teens inspire one another to ‘not grow tired’ of abortion fight

Catholic teens inspire one another to ‘not grow tired’ of abortion fight

| By Mike FitzGerald | August 26, 2019 | 0 Comments

As Planned Parenthood prepares to open Charlotte’s newest abortion facility this summer, pro-life groups are responding by organizing prayer rallies and sidewalk vigils in front of the facility, and by generating awareness of abortion among local Catholics.

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Australian pro-life leaders organize to block bill legalizing abortion

Australian pro-life leaders organize to block bill legalizing abortion

| Catherine Sheehan | August 21, 2019 | 0 Comments

Thousands of pro-life supporters demonstrated in the streets of the Australian capital, expressing their opposition to a bill in the New South Wales state parliament that would permit abortion until birth for any reason.

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Opinion on abortion’s legality unchanged; some shifting within groups

Opinion on abortion’s legality unchanged; some shifting within groups

| Mark Pattison | August 13, 2019 | 0 Comments

While a survey of more than 54,000 Americans showed little change in their attitudes between 2014 and 2018 on the legality of abortion, researchers detected movement in many demographic groups, Catholics included.

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Pro-lifers say Wen’s firing shows abortion is Planned Parenthood priority

Pro-lifers say Wen’s firing shows abortion is Planned Parenthood priority

| July 22, 2019 | 0 Comments

Following the news Dr. Leana Wen was fired by Planned Parenthood as its president, several pro-life leaders remarked that the organization was upset the physician had emphasized the need to expand Planned Parenthood services beyond abortion.

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