Articles on Abortion

In The Well and the Shallows, G.K. Chesterton clearly discerned the eugenic motivation that spawned the birth control movement of his day. Chesterton wrote that “birth control” was an intentional misnomer, in that the “proceeding . . . does not... Continue...

What just happened? The U.S. House of Representatives voted Tuesday on the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act (H.R. 36). This GOP-backed legislation is based on compelling evidence that unborn babies experience pain by 20 weeks gestation. The bill would make... Continue...

The U.S. House of Representatives continued its efforts to protect unborn children Tuesday (Oct. 3), passing a ban on the lethal procedure in the last half of pregnancy. The House voted 237-189—with only three Democrats in support—for the Pain-capable Unborn... Continue...

Making the rounds on the internet this week is a story from CBS News titled, “What kind of society do you want to live in?” The story has gained much attention in recent days, and one reason it has garnered... Continue...

Planned Parenthood again finds itself in a battle to protect its government funding and tarnished reputation, while secret investigators who uncovered the abortion giant’s latest scandal fight felony charges. The U.S. Senate is expected to vote today (March 30) on... Continue...

Planned Parenthood’s rejection of a White House offer to maintain federal funding if it drops its abortion business demonstrates how important the lethal procedure is to the organization, Southern Baptist leaders said. The informal proposal and the refusal – reported... Continue...

Pro-life advocates in Illinois are urging lawmakers to oppose legislation that would allow the use of public money to fund abortions. Illinois House Bill 40, currently awaiting a vote by the state’s House of Representatives, would strike from state law... Continue...

“If you want truth to go round the world you must hire an express train to pull it,” said Charles Haddon Spurgeon in an 1855 sermon, “but if you want a lie to go round the world, it will fly; it... Continue...

Today, Planned Parenthood celebrates their 100th anniversary. Here are five facts you should know about the nation's largest abortion provider. 1. Planned Parenthood Federation of America has 57 affiliates that operation approximately 650 “health centers.” They require that at least one... Continue...

A fellow senator stopped Joe Biden in the hallway and asked, “What’s your position?” It was the early 1970s, and Biden was headed to the Senate to cast his first vote on abortion. In his 2007 memoir, Promises to Keep:... Continue...