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2 hrs ago | National Review Online

Becoming Enthusiastically Pro-Abortion

What used to be called the pro-choice movement is morphing into an agenda that is enthusiastically and unabashedly, pro-abortion.


7 hrs ago | World Magazine

Are we winning the abortion debate or just having more babies?

Americans may be growing more pro-life because pro-life families are having more babies, according to a recent paper by two Northwestern University sociologists.


Related Topix: Northwestern University, Gay/Lesbian

8 hrs ago | Cybercast News Service

Priests for Life Applauds End of Killing in Ohio Abortion Mill

Staten Island, NY - Fr. Frank Pavone, National Director of Priests for Life, today celebrated the announcement that the Lebanon Road Surgery Center in Sharonville, Ohio will no longer perform abortions because it is unable to obtain a patient transfer agreement with a local hospital.


Related Topix: Sharonville, OH

10 hrs ago | The Detroit News

State GOP shouldtry to get it right

The answer, of course, is very little. But you wouldn't know that from the nasty and absurd battle that's going on leading up to the Republican Party's state convention this weekend.


Related Topix: Guns, Wedding, US Politics, Representative Mark Schauer, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Michigan

14 hrs ago | Slate Magazine

Advice for Ferguson From the Supreme Court

Kyle Niere, 23, was arrested on Monday night in Ferguson, Missouri, for "refusing to disperse" as he attempted to leave the QuikTrip station, where hundreds have gathered to protest the police shooting of Michael Brown, an unarmed black teen.


Related Topix: US News, Ferguson, MO

Thu Aug 21, 2014

The Catholic Sun Phoenix

Day of Remembrance' commemorates lives lost to abortion

The unborn memorial at Queen of Heaven Catholic Cemetery in Mesa calls to mind the many lives lost to abortion.


Related Topix: Mesa, AZ, Roman Catholic Church, Religion, Tempe, AZ

New York Magazine

Anti-Abortion Activists Are Doing Their Own Ice Bucket Challenges

The Ice Bucket Challenge has been the biggest viral-charity sensation of the year, and maybe ever - reaching its cold, wet arms all the way to George W. Bush and Anna Wintour, and raising millions of dollars for ALS research along with providing an immaculate blooper reel .


Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, Sports


Ohio diocese discourages ALS ice bucket challenge

A Roman Catholic diocese in Ohio is discouraging its 113 schools from participating in the ice bucket challenge to benefit the ALS Association, saying the group's funding of embryonic stem cell research is "in direct conflict with Catholic teaching."


Related Topix: Roman Catholic Church, Religion, Stem Cell Research, Science / Technology, Iowa City, IA, Indie

This Is Lancashire

Dawkins 'misunderstood' over Down's

Scientist Richard Dawkins has apologised for the "feeding frenzy" which was triggered by his tweet claiming it would be "immoral" to carry on with a pregnancy if the mother knew the foetus had Down's Syndrome.


Related Topix: Twitter

Medical News

Iowa telemedicine abortion ban stands after ruling

Planned Parenthood of the Heartland had claimed the ban was meant to limit abortions for women who live in rural areas.


Related Topix: Polk County, IA, Health

Detroit News

High court hopeful's abortion stance stirs up Mich. Democrats before convention

The party's Justice and Women's caucuses have taken issue with Murphy's apparent anti-abortion position.


Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Gary Peters, Representative Mark Schauer, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Michigan, Michigan Government

The Age

Fred Nile makes abortion-breast cancer link

Christian Democratic Party MP Fred Nile says women should reconsider having abortions " if the price of the decision is breast cancer", repeating discredited views that have angered women and health groups.


Wed Aug 20, 2014

The Austin Chronicle

Meet the Anti-Abortion 'Wordsmith' Defending HB 2

During the recent trial challenging parts of the Texas abortion law House Bill 2 witnesses for the state consistently denied receiving help drafting their testimony defending the legislation expected to shut down all but a handful of clinics.


US News & World Report

Don't Use Abortion or Birth Control to Shame Women About Sex

The phony battle over certain kinds of birth control that are called abortifacients is not about abortion.


Related Topix: Opinion

The Star Online

Hundreds rally in Ireland after rape victim says denied abortion

Hundreds of people rallied in Dublin to call for a change to Ireland's abortion laws on Wednesday after a rape victim said she was refused a termination and instead gave birth by Caesarean section.


WaPo Blogger: Abortion Is 'A Deeply Affirmative Value'

Eskew, director at The Glover Park Group and former strategist for Al Gore , wrote in response to his colleague Janet Harris, who insisted abortion is never immoral or "difficult."


WLWT-TV Cincinnati

Sharonville abortion clinic will not appeal ruling

The Lebanon Road Surgery Center, also known as Women's Med, will not appeal Hamilton County Common Pleas Court Judge Jerome Metz Jr's ruling on their case, according to clinic's attorney.


Related Topix: Sharonville, OH, Hamilton County, OH, Cincinnati, OH, Ohio, US Governors, John Kasich

The Hill

GOP plots late-term abortion counterattack

Republicans are working to strike a blow against abortion rights and the Senate incumbents who support them by emphasizing late-term abortion on the campaign trail.


Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, Lindsey Graham, Mary Landrieu, Democrat, Senator Kay Hagan

The Irish World Newspaper

Abortion poll wanted - but not just yet'

A CALL by Ireland's Minister for Education for a referendum on repealing the eighth amendment to the Constitution comes after a non-Irish national who asked for an abortion was forced to have a C-section, shocking the international community.


Protests to call for repeal of 8th amendment

Protests will take place across the country this evening, calling for the repeal of the 8th amendment to the Constitution.