Roe v. Wade

States Push Both Pro-Life and Abortion Expansion Measures in 2021

With a Democrat-controlled Congress and presidency, the pro-life movement will likely focus more on state level legislation even as abortion lobbyists continue their own push to codify Roe v. Wade. By Lauretta Brown, National Catholic Register, January 18, 2021 WASHINGTON — With a new 6-3... read more

When Joe Biden Saved ‘Roe v. Wade’

COMMENTARY: 1992’s ‘Planned Parenthood v. Casey’ was anything but reprehensible to a senator from Delaware. By Paul Kengor, Nation, October 26, 2020 The date: June 29, 1992. The place: the Amtrak station in Wilmington, Delaware. Two men spot one another. They wave; they smile;... read more

Pro-abortion Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg dead at 87, 45 days before election

Ginsburg had supported partial-birth abortions and homosexual ‘marriage.’ By Martin Bürger, LifeSite News, September 18, 2020 WASHINGTON, D.C., September 18, 2020 (LifeSiteNews) – Pro-abortion and pro-homosexuality Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg died today at 87 years of... read more

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