EU Parliament to vote on the “right to abortion”

Mar 7, 2015 by

The European Parliament is about to vote on two reports that contain paragraphs that promote a so-called “right to abortion”. If these paragraphs are adopted, the European Parliament would both express support for abortion on behalf of the EU and overstep the competence of the EU, thereby treading on the principle of subsidiarity. On 10 December 2013 the European Parliament rejected the so-called Estrela Report on “Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights” (SRHR). In its place, the Members of...

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Pro-abortion buffer-zone campaign is money-driven and anti-women

Mar 4, 2015 by

By John Smeaton, SPUC: The abortion industry’s “Back Off” campaign is a money-driven exercise designed to stop women receiving help to avoid abortions. Paul Tully,SPUC‘s general secretary, told the media this morning: “The campaign against these pro-life counsellors is being supported and run by private abortion clinics and others with financial interests in abortion. They do not want women getting help to avoid abortions. The abortion industry is losing money,...

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The Left is fanatical about abortion. Here, at last, is the proof

Feb 28, 2015 by

By Tim Stanley, Telegraph: On February 23, Parliament debated an amendment to the Serious Crimes Bill that would have explicitly outlawed abortion on the grounds of gender. It was defeated 291 votes to 201. The result was a surprise. In November 2014, the House discussed the amendment and voted in favour of it by 181 votes to 1. When MPs returned to debate it again three months later, there was broad consensus across the Commons that terminating a pregnancy simply because the foetus is male or...

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MPs oppose bid to ban sex-selective abortion

Feb 24, 2015 by

From The Christian Institute: MPs have voted not to explicitly ban sex-selective abortion. In response to Fiona Bruce’s amendment, MPs voted 201 in favour and 292 against. Read more: Labour MPs told: Vote against sex-selective abortion ban MPs: We cannot ‘sit idly by’ as sex-selective abortions go on Docs who said yes to gender abortions won’t be prosecuted Video: UK doctors agree to gender abortions...

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NYC St. Patrick’s Parade rejects pro-life group as gay activists prepare to march

Feb 18, 2015 by

by Lisa Bourne, LifeSite: As if it wasn’t controversial enough that a homosexual activist group will be marching under its own banner in the New York St. Patrick’s Day parade led by New York Cardinal Timothy Dolan, the parade has refused a pro-life group’s request to participate. When Cardinal Dolan was appointed Grand Marshal of the parade, he excused the decision to allow Out@NBCUniversal to march under their banner by saying they were merely Catholics who were homosexually inclined, rather...

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Director of Public Prosecutions is pursuing the wrong cases

Feb 8, 2015 by

By Philip Johnston, Telegraph: No doubt there was a warm glow of vindication in the London headquarters of the Crown Prosecution Service on Thursday evening after the conviction of Paul Gadd, aka Gary Glitter. Here was another celebrity who had got his just deserts for historic sex abuse, to join Rolf Harris, Stuart Hall and Max Clifford behind bars. The CPS has been accused of pursuing a witch-hunt against ageing stars in order to make up for the failure to bring Jimmy Savile to book; as the...

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