Tag: March for Life

‘Together Strong: Life Unites’ is theme of March for Life set for Jan. 29

‘Together Strong: Life Unites’ is theme of March for Life set for Jan. 29

| Kurt Jensen | September 11, 2020 | 0 Comments

The Sept. 10 announcement of the theme for the March for Life — “Together Strong: Life Unites” — made it clear the annual national event, in some form, will proceed next Jan. 29.

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In planning Jan. 29 March for Life, officials mindful of health safeguards

In planning Jan. 29 March for Life, officials mindful of health safeguards

| Kurt Jensen | July 31, 2020 | 0 Comments

In the midst of the uncertainty of the COVID-19 pandemic, organizers of the annual March for Life rally on the National Mall and march to the Supreme Court are still scheduled for Jan. 29.

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Trump highlights pro-life, school choice issues in State of the Union

Trump highlights pro-life, school choice issues in State of the Union

| Julie Asher | February 5, 2020 | 0 Comments

Less than two weeks after pro-life leaders welcomed President Donald Trump to the speakers’ platform at the Jan. 24 March for Life on the National Mall, these leaders were praising a call he issued in his State of the Union address Feb. 4 that Congress immediately ban late-term abortion.

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Trump’s appearance as March for Life speaker prompts mixed opinions

Trump’s appearance as March for Life speaker prompts mixed opinions

| Julie Asher | January 24, 2020 | 0 Comments

The University of Notre Dame’s O. Carter Snead said it was “a good thing when the president of the United States — whomever he or she may be — attends an event meant to celebrate and defend the intrinsic equal dignity of all persons, born and unborn.”

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Peaceful spirit of pro-life marchers ‘quite amazing,’ says participant

Peaceful spirit of pro-life marchers ‘quite amazing,’ says participant

| Kurt Jensen | January 24, 2020 | 0 Comments

What you don’t comprehend about the marching portion of the March for Life until you’re in it is, even though it appears somewhat unorganized at the start, is that it’s an intensely polite and orderly experience despite its immense size.

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Teen speaker, youthful crowd seen as signs march resonates with the young

Teen speaker, youthful crowd seen as signs march resonates with the young

| Kurt Jensen | January 24, 2020 | 0 Comments

Catalina Galinanes, this year’s student speaker at the March for Life rally on the National Mall, has been to almost as many marches as Jeanne Mancini, president of the March for Life Education and Defense Fund.

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Trump tells March for Life attendees he welcomes their commitment to life

Trump tells March for Life attendees he welcomes their commitment to life

| Dennis Sadowski | January 24, 2020 | 0 Comments

President Donald Trump credited attendees at the 47th annual March for Life for their commitment to protect the life of unborn and born children.

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Marchers ‘deeply honored’ Trump to address pro-life crowd in person

Marchers ‘deeply honored’ Trump to address pro-life crowd in person

| Julie Asher | January 23, 2020 | 0 Comments

Pro-life supporters are “deeply honored to welcome” President Donald Trump to the 47th annual March for Life Jan. 24 rally in person, said Jeanne Mancini, March for Life president, in a statement late Jan. 22.

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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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Thousands pray, march for right to life

Thousands pray, march for right to life

| January 22, 2020 | 0 Comments

People came by school bus, city and coach buses, in cars and on foot.

More than 3,000 people, filling to standing-room-only the Cathedral of St. Paul in St. Paul Jan. 22 for the annual Prayer Service for Life. 

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March for Life theme borrows page from suffragist centennial

March for Life theme borrows page from suffragist centennial

| Mark Pattison | January 2, 2020 | 0 Comments

The March for Life, the annual march in Washington to protest legalized abortion in the United States, is tying itself in 2020 to the women’s suffrage movement for the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment, which gave women the right to vote.

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March for Life 2020 theme pays tribute to pro-life view of early feminists

March for Life 2020 theme pays tribute to pro-life view of early feminists

| Kurt Jensen | October 17, 2019 | 0 Comments

Organizers of the March for Life have chosen “Life Empowered: Pro-Life Is Pro-Woman” for the 2020 rally and march in Washington.

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