Priest Bans Pro-Abort Political Party from Meeting in Church Hall

Jan 20, 2020 by

by Jules Gomes, Church Militant: Pro-lifers are applauding the courage of a Catholic priest who slammed the door in the face of a pro-abortion political party by banning the party’s deputy first minister from speaking in his church hall. Father Eugene O’Neill, parish priest of St. Patrick’s Church in Coalisland, County Tyrone, canceled a booking of the left-wing Irish political party Sinn Féin on church property after being alerted by pro-lifers. The parish hall had been...

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Long Bailey, abortion and the hopelessly out-of-touch Telegraph

Jan 20, 2020 by

by Kathy Gyngell, TCW: THERE’S nothing that wasn’t entirely predictable about the outrage train that followed Rebecca Long Bailey’s timidly expressed responses to the question of abortion on the grounds of disability once they’d been dug up and aired (and from which as a result she appears to have rowed back). That’s except for the Daily Telegraph’s headline ‘Rebecca Long-Bailey’s toxic views on abortion matter for all women’.  Yes, you expect fanatical feminists like Sophie Walker of the...

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Five UK Abortion Clinics Shut As “2020 Commences With Pro-Life Victories” Says SPUC

Jan 19, 2020 by

from SPUC: Five Marie Stopes abortion clinics across Birmingham and the Black Country have closed down over the past month. Margaret Akers, SPUC Campaign Research Officer said: “2020 has kicked off with some fantastic pro-life victories for the pro-life movement. Marie Stopes abortion clinics have been harming women and killing countless children for decades. It is a great relief to see their clinics close their doors.” The clinics which have been closed include the United Kingdom’s oldest...

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Abortion is a human right that trumps religious liberty, says top human rights org

Jan 18, 2020 by

by Susan Yoshihara, LifeSite: The leader of one of the world’s top human rights organizations told the U.S. Commission on Unalienable Rights last week that abortion is a “fundamental right” for “anyone who wants or needs it” and that arguments about the humanity of the unborn are merely “philosophical,” with no place in policy. Human Rights Watch head Kenneth Roth criticized Secretary of State Michael Pompeo’s basis for founding the commission. Pompeo initiated the expert body to guide the...

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Midwifery student banned from work placement over pro-life views demands apology from university

Jan 18, 2020 by

by Gabriella Swerling, Telegraph: A midwifery student banned from her hospital placement over her pro-life views has demanded an apology from university bosses. Julia Rynkiewicz, 24, an undergraduate at the University of Nottingham, faced expulsion from her degree after lecturers raised concerns about her fitness to practice. In what is believed to be first case of its kind – and which is likely to have far-reaching implications for freedom of speech across UK campuses – Ms...

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Rebecca Long-Bailey’s Labour leadership bid at risk of derailing amid row over abortion law

Jan 18, 2020 by

by Harry Yorke, Telegraph: Rebecca Long-Bailey’s Labour leadership bid risked being derailed by a row on abortion, as it emerged that she objected to the current law on late terminations. Labour MPs accused the pro-Corbyn candidate of holding “absolutely toxic” views after she said she disagreed with the exemption allowing abortions on disability grounds after the 24 week limit for healthy foetuses. Amid a growing backlash, rival candidate Jess Phillips appeared to wade into the controversy by...

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