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Trump administration expanding global pro-life policy

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Source: Raw Story The Trump administration is looking to expand the scope of an international policy that blocks funding for foreign groups “that perform or provide information about abortions.” The former policy involved around $600 million dollars in funding, whereas the new policy will increase that amount to $8.8 billion. According to an administrative official, there is a diverse group …

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AZ Legislature passes bill to defund Planned Parenthood!

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Source: LifeNews The state budget that the Arizona Legislature passed on May 5th included a provision to defund Planned Parenthood. The potential cut to Planned Parenthood’s budget would be around $2 million for facilities in Arizona. Cathi Herrod, President for the Center for Arizona Policy, stated that “Planned Parenthood would be eligible [for funding] if it ceased performing abortions. But …

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If one life has value, then don’t all?

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Source: Halcyon Exclusive We hear a lot of talk about equality. We want equal rights, equal pay, equal recognition under the law, etc. Buzzword aside, equality is a good thing. But the reality is that our society is not looking for equality at all, and instead focus our efforts on “rights” instead of doing the right thing. One good example …

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The questioning of Susan B. Anthony’s pro-life beliefs

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Source: Slate The article starts with an assertion: The pro-life movement has very little evidence that Susan B. Anthony was actually pro-life . . . and then spends several paragraphs laying out really solid evidence that Susan B. Anthony was, in fact, pro-life. For instance, “The primary documentary evidence for Anthony’s ‘opposition to Restellism,’ a 19th-century euphemism for abortion, are …

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SBA List celebrates two pro-life provisions in new health care bill

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Source: SBA List I am sure there are those that don’t like certain elements of the new health care bill, but according to SBA List President Marjorie Dannenfelser there are two provisions that pro-life people should like: “first, the legislation stops the Obamacare abortion expansion by preventing taxpayer funding of health care plans that cover abortion on-demand. Second, the bill …

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Ivanka and Cecile Richards meet (newsflash: Richards won’t bend on abortion)

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Source: National Review There have been reports of a meeting between Ivanka Trump and Cecile Richards, President of Planned Parenthood, but now there is clarity as to what was discussed: Women’s rights. Not surprising, and what is also not surprising is Richards’ deep conviction that women’s rights and abortion are synonymous. In fact, Trump asked Richards to separate Planned Parenthood …

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Pro-abortion professor calls images of aborted children ‘child pornography’

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Source: The Blaze David Sanders, an associate biology professor at Purdue, made several absurd claims during a debate at the university. First, he called God “the greatest abortionist,” then made claims that the Bible doesn’t call abortion murder (no, the Bible calls murder “murder,” and abortion fits within the category). Last, he stated that if a person believes that a …

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Trump names pro-life leader to key HHS post

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Source: Life News President Trump has named Charmaine Yoest, the former president of Americans United for Life, to a top communications post at the Department of Health and Human Services. First, Yoest is a champion for life, and has been for some time. Second, this is a position where Yoest can make a sincere difference in the abortion debate. This …

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Seventh grader makes the case for being pro-life

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Source: Victoria Advocate Catherine Wenske, a 7th grader, recently captured second place with the Texas Right to Life Pro-Life essay contest. Her essay offers a compelling case for being pro-life, and illustrates a compelling argument for life. Definitely worth your time! Read more: Victoria Advocate | Making the case for being pro-life