Monday, September 18, 2017

Dedicated Pro-Life Man Goes on Hunger Strike to Protest Killing Babies in Abortions

As the pressures to legalize abortion increase in Ireland, one man launched a hunger strike Monday to stand up for unborn babies’ right to life.

Ireland Breaking News reports Tim Jackson, of Donegal, Ireland, stood outside the Dáil (lower house of the Irish Parliament) with a white flag and a sign with an image of an unborn baby that read “Stop the killing.”

Jackson said he wants lawmakers to watch a video showing how an unborn baby is aborted before they consider changing Ireland’s laws. He said he will drink only water and will continue the strike “as long as necessary.”

The Eighth Amendment in Ireland gives unborn babies a right to life. The country also has one of the lowest maternal mortality rates and best health care for women in the world. However, abortion activists and some of the world’s richest men have been pushing the pro-life country to repeal the Eighth Amendment and legalize abortion on demand.

A special government committee was established this year to consider if abortion should be legal in certain or any circumstances. However, over the summer, Irish health minister Simon Harris started drafting legislation to legalize abortion before the committee even issued its report. . . . Read More

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Teresa Rhodes said...

While I stand with him on stopping abortion, I don't think a hunger strike will have much effect. People who will kill babies, have no regard for any human life.

Vlad Imirivan said...

He's fasting and I'm sure he'll be praying
We should, who can, join him, at least in prayer

Darlene Morovich said...

Fasting and prayer can change hearts!!