Wednesday, July 25, 2012

Pro-Life News, July 25, 2012

Obama Admin Sends Another $426K to Planned ParenthoodFor the third time this month and the fifth time overall, the Obama administration has override the decision of a state to revoke taxpayer funding for the Planned Parenthood abortion business. Less than a week after a young black woman died from a legal abortion at a Planned Parenthood clinic in Chicago, Illinois, the Obama administration has gone against the decision by the North Carolina legislature to withdraw taxpayer funds from the abortion giant. The Obama administration usurped the will of the North Carolina legislature by awarding $426,000 in federal grants directly to Planned Parenthood affiliates in the state. read more

Obama Responds to Abortion Death: More Planned Parenthood FundingPresident Barack Obama has responded to the recent death of a young black woman from a botched legal abortion at a Chicago, Illinois Planned Parenthood clinic. Although not directly responding, Obama’s reaction on the campaign trail is for more taxpayer funding for the abortion business. As LifeNews reported, Tonya Reaves, 24, died late Friday night after having a second-trimester abortion at a Chicago-area Planned Parenthood clinic. She died after a hemorrhage, with a cervical dilation and evacuation, according to the medical examiner’s office following an autopsy after the abortion that claimed her life. read more

Congressman Wants Hearing on Planned Parenthood Abortion Death
A leading member of Congress who has already started the process of investigating the Planned Parenthood abortion business related to Medicaid fraud and potentially hiding cases of sexual abuse of minors says it should be probed over a recent abortion death.  As LifeNews reported, Tonya Reaves, 24, died late Friday night after having a second-trimester abortion at a Chicago-area Planned Parenthood clinic. She died after a hemorrhage, with a cervical dilation and evacuation, according to the medical examiner’s office following an autopsy after the abortion that claimed her life. read more

Romney Lays Out Pro-Life Agenda He Would Take as PresidentMitt Romney has laid out the pro-life agenda he would take as president, if elected to defeat pro-abortion President Barack Obama this November.The agenda, written in a letter to voters asking his campaign where he stands on pro-life issues, would have Romney reinstated the Mexico City Policy to prevent taxpayer funding of groups like Planned Parenthood that promote and perform abortions overseas. It includes supporting the reversal of Roe v. Wade, supporting pro-life legislation pending in Congress, and appointing the kind of judges who would be most likely to reverse Roe. read more

Hospital Bans Wife Who Doesn’t Want Husband’s Care RationedAnother story of abuse by health care providers. Seniors at Risk has been working with this Ontario family for the past month, after it was brought to our attention by one of our website readers.  Marilyn Nelson and her spouse Arthur Hippe, both in their sixties, have shared the last 26 years together. Today though, the loving couple is prevented from seeing one another, except for two hours a day in a Toronto-area hospital, where they are not permitted a single moment of privacy. read more

Woman’s Death at Planned Parenthood Shows Abortion Not SafeReports of a 24-year-old woman dying from heavy bleeding as the result of having an abortion at a Chicago Planned Parenthood reinforce the dire need we have for regulations in the abortion industry. As long as this horrific procedure is legal it needs to be regulated as all surgeries so that a complication such as the one experienced by a Chicago woman don’t mean certain death for two people.  According to a news report: Tonya Reaves, 24, died late Friday night from a hemorrhage, with a cervical dilation and evacuation, as well as an intrauterine pregnancy as contributing causes, according to the medical examiner’s office. read more

Pro-Abortion Legal Group Infiltrating Nations WorldwideThe Center for Reproductive Rights, a global legal group promoting an international right to abortion, is expanding its presence and advocacy into more countries with assets of over $21,000,000.  The Center is spreading its legal research, UN advocacy and local networking to several nations in Asia, including Bangladesh, China, Indonesia, Malaysia, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Thailand and Vietnam. The Center will work in these countries through its new Asian office in Kathmandu, Nepal– a country it celebrates as a ‘proud achievement’ following a radical change in Nepal’s law it helped orchestrate to allow abortion on demand. read more

Abortion Activists Vandalize Pregnancy Center’s Bus AdAbortion activists not only vandalized a bus ad a pregnancy center ran in Seattle, Washington to reach women with information about abortion alternatives, but pro-abortion stalwarts are applauding each other for doing so. read more

Submit Your Application Now for the Fall 40 Days for Life“Ex Planned Parenthood manager — fired after speaking out against a dangerous abortion procedure — conducts 40 Days for Life campaign outside her former workplace, leading to its permanent closure.” read more

Obama’s Abortion-HHS Mandate is Both Unjust and IllegalTo recap two major problems with the HHS mandate: it restricts the natural right of religious freedom and imposes a false view of religion. read more

Five Million Children Born With IVF, But How Many LostThe Singularity Hub reports that recently the International Committee Monitoring Assisted Reproductive Technologies estimates 5 million children have been born using IVF since 1978. Writer David Hill says, “It’s time to applaud fertility specialists for all their baby making efforts,” and “Chalk up another win for technology.”. read more

Rick Santorum to be Spokesman for Adult Stem Cell Research GroupFormer Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum recently announced he will serve as the national spokesperson for Give Cures — The John Paul II Stem Cell Research Institute, an organization founded to focus on alternative stem cell research that respects the dignity of every human life. read more

Natural Family Planning Builds a Culture of LifePope Benedict XVI offered an encouraging message to the recent meeting of the Equipes Notre Dame (translation: Teams of Our Lady), a pro-marriage apostolate. The Holy Father invited all Christian married couples to be “the gentle and smiling face of the Church.” There is no greater way for couples to achieve this than to joyfully open their marriage to the gift of life. read more

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