Posts in category "abortion"

Pro-choice forces push anti-conscience abortion bill through Illinois legislature

As if we weren’t looking, pro-choice forces this week are pushing an anti-conscience abortion bill through the Illinois Legislature. Illinois Senate Bill 1564, which rewrites the Health Care Right of Conscience Act, is designed to cripple or shut down  pregnancy resource centers, such as Aid for Women and the Women’s Center, that offer women alternatives to... Read more »

As always, in this Illinois election, don't trust Terry Cosgrove or Personal PAC

If you’re planning to vote in next week’s election as the fanatically pro-abortion Terry Cosgrove and Illinois Personal PAC recommend, you ought to watch this video. For more details on how this extremist pro-choice organization operates check out “Why can’t Terry Cosgrove tell us the Truth?” from the Illinois Opportunity Project. Oh, I know, I’ll be... Read more »

Who's lower than Fox News? Progressive icon Wendy Davis, that's who

Geoffrey Ward, the historian who helped Ken Burns write his PBS documentaries including the recently concluded “The Roosevelts,” said that if Fox News had been around during the presidency of Franklin Delano Roosevelt, the network “would have loved’  to exploit Franklin Delano Roosevelt’s handicap and shown him struggling in his wheelchair. Here’s the accusation: In... Read more »
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My response to the nasty comments on my post about the Hobby Lobby decision

Seems that some of my correspondents are riled up because one of my posts linked to a site and a point of view with which I agreed. (See the comments below “Top 9 Things the Left Has Wrong About the Supreme Court’s Birth Control Ruling,” July 2.) They scolded me because I didn’t provide my... Read more »

Top 9 Things the Left Has Wrong About the Supreme Court's Birth Control Ruling

A lot of ridiculous things are being said about what the Supreme Court said in the Hobby Lobby case. Here are the nine most goofy, according to Illinois Right to Life. (Click on the headline.) The wrong things: 1.  Supreme Court Decision cut (or reduced) women’s access to birth control. 2. Women’s lives are now in... Read more »

NOW fails again to squash Pro-Life Action League and other abortion protesters with RICO

Just how small-minded and vindictive the National Organization for Women is was revealed for all to see last week in the federal appeals court here. That’s where NOW got slapped down for the latest chapter in its decades-long effort to club pro-life activists into bankruptcy with the federal racketeering law known as RICO. The 7th... Read more »
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She's a pro-life liberal

Elizabeth Stoker  in The Week argues that a genuine pro-life position supports the lives of mothers and children rather than simply their birth. This is a very well argued position and, indeed, captures the sentiment of many pro-lifers who not only support a child’s right to birth but also the welfare of their lives and... Read more »

Why some 'contraceptives' demanded by Obamacare are actually 'abortifacients'

Defenders of the Obamacare mandate requiring individuals and organizations to violate their consciences by providing “contraceptives” demanded by Obamacare and the HHS mandate argue that they are not actually “abortifacients.” So, therefore, no one should have any moral objections because a human life is not being destroyed. Here is a response to this bogus argument.... Read more »

Kissimmee, Fl. police muzzle pro-life activists

From a press release: Florida Police Warned Not to Violate First Amendment Rights of Peaceful Pro-Life Protesters Thomas More Society tells Pro-Life Advocates to Proceed with Prayer Vigil at Kissimmee Planned Parenthood (April 4, 2014 – Kissimmee, FL) The Thomas More Society, a Chicago-based public interest law firm, together with Florida attorney Frederick Nelson of Orlando’s American... Read more »
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'It's not my boss's business'

Pro-choice groups are holding a “Not My Boss’s Business” rally (see below) to support the Obamacare (the ironically named Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act or ACA for those of you who still think that it’s a rousing success) edict that companies must pay for contraception and certain abortion procedures despite their religious (constitutionally protected... Read more »
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