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Finally, Abstinence Triumphs

The latest information from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention indicates continued dramatic declines in teen births, but the "news" regarding the CDC report is the general acknowledgement that abstinence efforts are contributing to the decline in teen births.


Related Topix: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Human Sexuality

Wed Aug 27, 2014


Anti-abortion activists protest at Kay Hagan's Charlotte office

About 60 abortion protesters rallied outside Democratic U.S. Sen. Kay Hagan's Charlotte office Wednesday, hoping to influence not only North Carolina's Senate election but control of the entire Senate.


Related Topix: US Politics, Senator Kay Hagan, US News, US Senate, Democrat, North Carolina Government, North Carolina

Washington Times

PBS documentary on slain abortion doctor George Tiller faces protest

A pro-life leader is calling on PBS to cancel an upcoming airing of the documentary that she says offers a sympathetic portrayal of four late-term abortion providers who are carrying on the work of slain abortion doctor George Tiller .


Related Topix: POV, Entertainment, Television, Wichita, KS


Tolman apologizes for 'unbecoming' remark in AG debate with Healey

Democratic attorney-general candidate Warren Tolman apologized Wednesday if anyone was offended by his use of the word "unbecoming" to describe his opponent Maura Healey's criticism of his private-sector record, as female Healey supporters blasted the comment as "sexist."


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Mitt Romney, Hillary Clinton, US Senate, Democrat

'Shame on PBS!': The Late-Term Abortion Documentary That Has One Group Fuming

The American Life League , a Catholic organization, is calling the film a work of propaganda, asking PBS to rethink its decision to air it on Labor Day.


Related Topix: Life, Labor Day, Holidays, US Politics, US News

Dallas Observer

Texas Abortion Clinics Await a Decision that Will Decide Whether They Stay Open Sept. 1

On September 1 the most stringent portion of House Bill 2, the anti-abortion legislation passed by the Texas Legislature last year, is scheduled to go into effect.


Related Topix: Dallas, TX


PBS To Air Documentary Sympathetic to Abortionists

On Monday, PBS will be airing the documentary "After Tiller," which paints late-term abortionists in a sympathetic light.


Related Topix: Wichita, KS

New Statesman

"You'll ruin my life": one woman's experience of abortion and the Catholic church

"Only God can forgive you," two nuns repeated, forcing leaflets into my hand as I pressed the buzzer on the abortion clinic door.



Ruben Gallego Wins Democratic Nomination To Represent Arizona In The U.S. House

Democrats have chosen Ruben Gallego in the race to represent Arizona's 7th District in the House of Representatives, the Associated Press reports .


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Ed Pastor, Democrat, Representative Gabrielle Giffords, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, 2012 Presidential Election

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Johansson Launches Pro-Abortion T-Shirt Line

Actress Scarlett Johansson is the creative force behind a new T-shirt line hoping to sway voters to vote for pro-choice Democrats this fall.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama

DFW Catholic

Outcry flares over Calif. abortion push in Catholic colleges

Sacramento, Calif., Aug 26, 2014 / 03:02 pm .- Amid backlash from religious liberty and education advocates, Calif.


Related Topix: Sacramento, CA, Jerry Brown, US Governors, Media, Fox Filmed Entertainment

Reason Magazine

5 Myths About Millennials

Millennials get a bad rap, which isn't exactly surprising-nobody likes a youthful generation while they're youthful.


Related Topix: Health, AARP, US Politics, US News

Denver Post

Anti-abortion groups want Sen. Mark Udall to support limits on late-term abortions

Sen. Mark Udall has made women's issues the cornerstone of his campaign, and on Tuesday several conservative anti-abortion groups are joining in, asking the Democrat in a tough re-election bid to support a bill limiting late-term abortions.


Related Topix: US Politics, Mark Udall, US News, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Senator Mark Udall, Marilyn Musgrave, Republican

Austin Times

Texas abortion law could send women across borders

Crossing borders is a part of life in El Paso in far West Texas, where people may walk into Mexico to visit family or commute to New Mexico for work.


Related Topix: Texas Government, Texas, El Paso, TX, West, TX, Austin, TX


Congressional Candidate Trolls Anti-Choice Group With 'Prevent Abortion' Condoms

When the National Pro-Life Alliance asked congressional candidate James Woods to fill out a survey about whether he supports the "sanctity of life," Woods came back with an unusual response .


Related Topix: Human Sexuality, US Politics, US News, Representative Matt Salmon, Republican, US House of Representatives, Liberal Political News

Real Clear Politics

Why Ireland Has an Abortion Ban

The most successful single issue movement in the history of the State, the Pro-Life Amendment Campaign , was established in January 1981 by 13 organisations: the Congress of Catholic Secondary School Parents' Associations; the Irish Catholic Doctors' Guild; the Guild of Catholic Nurses; the Guild of Catholic Pharmacists; the Catholic Young Men's ... (more)



'Senator for shop assistants' to take floor

Joe Bullock will today declare his intention to be "senator for shop assistants" in a maiden parliamentary speech that will spell out his socially conservative, union-first outlook on politics.


Mon Aug 25, 2014

The Catholic Sun Phoenix

Groups lash out at new opt-out rules for HHS mandate

Pro-life groups that have battled with the federal government since the first rules were issued on contraceptive coverage in 2012 derided the government's latest rules allowing religious institutions - and potentially some for-profit companies - to opt out of the contraceptive mandate in the Affordable Care Act.


Related Topix: Medicaid, Health, Medicare, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Christopher Smith

UK biologist: abortion only moral choice when Down's is detected; sparks response from those living with syndrome

Biologist and writer Richard Dawkins used Twitter to give advice to a woman who said she didn't know what she would do if she learned she was carrying a fetus with Down syndrome.


Related Topix: Twitter

World Magazine

California: All health insurance must cover abortion

Health insurance companies in California may not refuse to cover the cost of abortions, state insurance officials have ruled.


Related Topix: California, Health Insurance, Health, Roman Catholic Church, Religion, Santa Clara University, Jerry Brown, US Governors