Trump should bring forward his Supreme Court Justice nominee without delay

Sep 23, 2020 by

by Martin Sewell, Archbishop Cranmer: The death of US Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is a significant event on a number of levels. It is, of course, a personal sadness for her family and friends; a loss, if not wholly unexpected, for those who admired her great forensic legal skills and the pioneering role she played as the second woman to be appointed to the US Supreme Court; and for some of the more unhinged partisans in American political life, it is apparently cataclysmic....

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Trump Administration Moves to Close Abortion Funding Loopholes Overseas

Sep 19, 2020 by

by Lisa Correnti, C-Fam: The Trump administration is taking additional steps to ensure foreign organizations that perform or promote abortion as a method of family planning do not receive U.S. taxpayer funding. This week the U.S. State Department proposed a new rule that further expands so-called Mexico City Policy to federal government contractors and subcontractors. Currently the policy, which blocks U.S. funding to abortion-promoting groups overseas, is limited to foreign organizations...

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2020 abortion numbers show drastic increase on 2019’s all-time high

Sep 18, 2020 by

from Right to Life: There has been a significant rise in the number of abortions performed so far in 2020, compared to the already all-time high figures recorded in 2019, new statistics have revealed. The statistics, released by the Department of Health & Social Care this morning, show that 109,836 abortions were performed for English and Welsh residents in the six months between 1 January and 30 June 2020. This is an increase of 4,296 from the same time period in 2019, where 105,540...

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Just One Pregnancy Center Saved 575 Babies From Abortion, There are Thousands Nationwide

Sep 17, 2020 by

by Maria Gallagher, Life News: Recently I attended an event that was “very 2020”—a virtual celebration of the work of a local pregnancy resource center. Speaker after speaker during the cyberspace event attested to the tremendous achievements of one of the busiest pro-life pregnancy help centers in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Morning Star Pregnancy Services (https://morningstarclinics.com) is a haven where pregnant women receive the help they need to restore their hope in themselves and...

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Killing babies is a way of life

Sep 14, 2020 by

by Ann Farmer, The Conservative Woman: FIGURES from the Department for Health and Social Care for January to June this year show a 25 per cent rise in abortions in April, the first full month of lockdown, with 20,546 against 16,006 in April 2019. Although in May and June there were fewer abortions compared with the same months of 2019, 109,836 were carried out from January to June, a rise of more than 4,000 on the 105,540 over the first six months of last year. The British Pregnancy Advisory...

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Abortion: How do Trump and Biden’s policies compare?

Sep 10, 2020 by

from BBC News: Abortion is arguably the most divisive issue in US politics – and with the presidential candidates promising to either revoke national rights to abortion or take extra steps to safeguard it, the stakes have never been higher. With President Trump in the White House, anti-abortion activists are energised and Republican-controlled states have tightened restrictions. Yet public support for abortion rights is the highest in decades, according to the Pew Research Center, with...

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