Roe v. Wade

Over 200 Members of Congress Urge Supreme Court to Reconsider Roe v. Wade

The Court, the lawmakers say, should “again take up the issue of whether Roe and Casey should be reconsidered and, if appropriate, overruled.” By Matt Hadro/CAN/January 3, 2020 WASHINGTON, D.C. — Ahead of a Supreme Court hearing, more than 200 members of Congress have signed on to... read more

Democratic candidates tout abortion credentials in first debate

CNA, June 28, 2019 Washington D.C., Jun 27, 2019 / 03:00 pm (CNA).- Taxpayer funding for abortions is a matter of “justice” for men and women Democratic presidential candidate Julian Castro said during the first Democratic primary debate Wednesday. Castro’s comments were echoed by... read more

Cardinal Cupich’s counterproductive advice

By Phil Lawler | Jun 14, 2019 Cardinal Cupich explains why he will not deny Communion to pro-abortion politicians, despite the clear mandate of Canon 915: I think it would be counterproductive to impose sanctions, simply because they don’t change anybody’s minds, but it also takes away... read more

Pope Francis: Even in desperation, abortion won’t solve problems

It is not lawful to eliminate a human life to solve a problem', the Pope said. By: Hannah Brockhaus, CNA, April 2, 2019 Pope Francis said on Sunday that abortion is not a lawful way to solve problems, even in extreme and desperate situations, and that awareness of the need to help women in... read more

Mississippi governor signs bill banning abortion on babies with beating hearts

LifeSiteNews, March 21, 2019 Mississippi joined a growing list of states that ban abortion once a fetal heartbeat can be detected on Thursday, as Republican Gov. Phil Bryant signed the measure into law. Lawmakers in the state Senate approved the final language of the bill Tuesday, which... read more

The International Implications of Overturning Roe v. Wade

By Stefano Gennarini, February 21, 2019 If the Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade it might set back the movement for an international right to abortion several decades. It might even defeat it once and for all. International abortion-rights groups are in a panic. With the confirmation of... read more

Herald of Hope: There is a Right Answer in Abortion Debate

The Catholic Herald | February 18, 2019 BY ARCHBISHOP JEROME LISTECKI When missionaries reached the shores of newly discovered lands, they were confronted with the culture of people who had no relationship to Christianity. In fact, some still practiced the brutal custom of human sacrifice to... read more

Planned Parenthood, ACLU Push Illinois to Make Abortion Fundamental Right

By Dr. Susan Berry, February 13, 2019 The Illinois chapters of Planned Parenthood and the ACLU are pressing the state legislature to pass several bills that would make partial birth abortion legal in the state and equate choosing to end the life of an unborn baby with health care. “We’re... read more

Should Governor Andrew Cuomo be Excommunicated?

By George J. Marlin, January 28, 2019 In March 1970, the New York State Legislature repealed the anti-abortion law that had been on the books since 1830.  The bill narrowly passed, due to support from several legislators from heavily Catholic districts who were subsequently defeated for their... read more

BREAKING: Alabama top court judge urges Supreme Court to overturn Roe v. Wade

By Gualberto Garcia Jones, Esq. MONTGOMERY, Alabama, October 19, 2018 (LifeSiteNews) – Today, the Alabama Supreme Court unanimously ruled in the case of Jessie Phillips v. State of Alabama that “the value of the life of an unborn child is no less than the value of the lives of other... read more

Amnesty International Backs Abortion On-demand

By Stefano Gennarini, J.D. | July 12, 2018 NEW YORK, July 13 (C-Fam) Amnesty International will advocate for abortion on-demand as an international human right. A press release on Amnesty’s website describes its new position as calling on States “not just to decriminalize abortion, but... read more