May, 2012

May 24, 2012
Pro-life County Executive Protects Right to Free Speech
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In Westchester, NY, one brave pro-life County Executive has stood up to political pressure by  vetoing a bill that would hinder peaceful protest, prayer, and sidewalk counseling outside of abortion clinics in the county. Earlier this month, the Westchester County Board of Legislators approved the “Reproductive Health Care Facilities Access” law by a 10-7 party line vote. The bill would create a 25-foot “buffer zone” around abortion clinics and allow clinic personnel to call the...Read More

Tags: abortion clinic, free speech
May 11, 2012
Record-Breaking Attendance at Canada's March for Life!
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On May 10th in Ottawa, Canada, almost 20,000 pro-lifers rallied on Parliament Hill to show their support for the pro-life movement.  Sponsored by the Campaign Life Coalition, the attendance record exceeded expectation and broke last year’s previous record of 15,300 to 19,500! According to our friends at LifeNews.com, in May 1969, the nation’s Parliament passed Trudeau’s Omnibus Bill that struck down abortion laws and stripped away protection from Canada’s unborn children. Then, in...Read More

Tags: March for Life, pro-life
May 4, 2012
Chen Guancheng: Pro-Life Hero
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The story of blind human rights activist Chen Guancheng’s daring escape from house arrest to the U.S. embassy in Beijing, and his subsequent release to a Chinese hospital has received much attention. The media storm grew when reports came out revealing that Chen left the embassy only after U.S. officials told him that Chinese officials were threatening his family’s life if he remained at the embassy. He claims that U.S. officials ensured him of his and his family’s safety if he left for the...Read More

Tags: Chen Guancheng, China, one-child policy, Sex selective abortion
May 4, 2012
Three Babies Saved!
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Kristan Hawkins, President of Students for Life of America, shared on LifeNews.com that through the work of the courageous students, the lives of three babies have been saved! The first child was saved at Moorpark College, where one mother was contemplating abortion but had a change of heart when a student shared with her information about fetal development.  This student also accompanied the woman to a pregnancy care center so she could receive counseling and learn more information....Read More

Tags: America's Youth is More Pro-Life Than Ever Before, Students for Life
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