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You can be pro-life and do the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge!

You can be pro-life and do the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge!

By now you’ve surely heard about the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, as well as the controversy surrounding it when it comes to the ALS Association funding a study which involves embryonic stem-cell research.

Pro-life sources, including Live Action News, have undertaken noble efforts to educate and warn those who might be participating in the challenge and considering making a donation to the ALS…

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Texas pro-abortion activist: “the anti-abortion movement is winning”

Texas pro-abortion activist: “the anti-abortion movement is winning”

During mid-August, Texas Right to Life was in Austin to monitor the federal court trial of HB 2, the Pro-Life Omnibus Law passed last summer. They witnessed a protest by extremist abortion supporters chanting: ”abortion on demand and without apology,” at the Texas Capitol.

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PBS misses the real story with plans to air late-term abortion film, “After Tiller”

PBS misses the real story with plans to air late-term abortion film, “After Tiller”

On Labor Day, PBS plans to air “After Tiller,” a documentary that showcases the work of four late-term abortionists. Except there’s one problem: nowhere in the film is the real “work” of the abortion doctors shown.

What is their “work”? Well, the dead babies of course. The dead babies who sometimes come out in pieces, sometimes alive, but, who nearly always – regardless of the inhumane method used

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Embryonic stem cell research: Setting the record straight

Embryonic stem cell research: Setting the record straight

With the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge going around, many people started talking about how they can’t support ALS because embryonic stem cell research kills babies. Other people said that it doesn’t matter because the embryos used for research coming from the IVF process have no hope of living anyway. And others? They said embryos are hardly people, so have at it.

There are all sorts of “facts” being…

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The obligatory “Amanda Marcotte’s lying about the ALS Challenge” post

The obligatory “Amanda Marcotte’s lying about the ALS Challenge” post

Now we’ve done it. Pro-life critics of the ALS Association Ice Bucket Challenge, which tacitly supports embryonic stem-cell research, have drawn the ire of Amanda Marcotte. At Slate, the notorious anti-life zealotaccuses pro-life leaders of “hijacking” the issue to “scare their followers off of joining in on the fun,” and prioritizing life “in the cellular form” over real people like “your…

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Campaign asks Pope to declare Planned Parenthood an enemy of the Catholic church

Campaign asks Pope to declare Planned Parenthood an enemy of the Catholic church

Some Catholics are hoping that Planned Parenthood will join the infamous ranks of the historical enemies of the church, and the American Life League (ALL) has prepared a report asking Pope Francis to do just that. Entitled “Defend the Family,” ALL launched the campaign in advance of the Vatican’s October Synod on the Family.

The 7-point planelaborates on the offenses of the abortion provider to…

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Parents choose life for baby born without arms

Parents choose life for baby born without arms

Like many young couples, Richard and Linda Bannon wanted to have a family of their own. But Linda, the oldest of five children, was born with Holt-Oram syndrome. Holt-Oram syndrome is “characterized by skeletal abnormalities of the hands and arms (upper limbs) and heart problems.” For Linda, it meant that she was born without arms.

Holt-Oram syndrome can be passed down to a child, even if just…

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Mother who rejected abortion says “choosing life changed my world forever”

Mother who rejected abortion says “choosing life changed my world forever”

You could say D.C. McAllister had hit rock bottom when she found herself sitting in her car outside a Planned Parenthood in the heat. She had walked away from her life as a wife and mother to two children. A decision she calls selfish.

She began a new life with a new man, but it didn’t take long for her to realize how much she missed her children and that she wanted to give them the stable home…

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ISIS genocide an assault on basic human rights

ISIS genocide an assault on basic human rights

The world is watching in horror as men, women and children are being  massacred in a bloody genocide that is rapidly unfolding across the Middle East. Members of the Islamic State,  formerly known as the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS), are pillaging their way through countries, leaving behind a trail of bloodshed, tears and shattered lives.

The militant group’s tactful and brilliant rise…

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Abortionist not disturbed by seeing mutilated children “because I’m not deluded about what this whole process is”

Abortionist not disturbed by seeing mutilated children “because I’m not deluded about what this whole process is”

A recent story at Esquirechronicled the abortion practice of Willie Parker, an abortionist who commutes from Chicago to Mississippi to commit abortions at the state’s last abortion mill. Mississippi is devoid of any abortionists of its own who are capable of obtaining hospital admitting privileges, a requirement now mandated by law in several states. Consequently, Parker — who boasts an unusually…

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