Articles on Abortion

On July 9, the U.K. Parliament intervened in the politics of Northern Ireland by voting for a bill that would legalize same-sex marriage and abortion. Under the current law, same-sex couples can only attain civil partnership status. Likewise, abortion is... Continue...

What just happened?   On June 20, the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals refused to block the new Health and Human Services (HHS) final rule issued in February. According to HHS, the rule “prohibits the use of Title X funds... Continue...

Last week a UK court ordered that a mentally disbled women must be forced to have an abortion against her will. However, a few days later a Court of Appeal in London overturned the unjust decision. The unidentified British woman... Continue...

Over the last few decades, abortion advocates have argued their desire to live in a world in which abortion is “safe, legal, and rare.” This mantra betrays the tension that most abortion advocates live with on a daily basis. Why... Continue...

Sometimes there are no words. There weren’t for Amanda that day. She sat in the mobile ultrasound unit, head in her hands, as tears slipped between her fingers. She knew she was pregnant. Had known for a few weeks now.... Continue...

Earlier this week former Vice President Joe Biden’s presidential campaign had confirmed that he still supports the Hyde Amendment, which for forty years has prevented government health programs like Medicaid from paying for abortions. But last night Biden announced he... Continue...

Over the past two weeks, three neighboring Southern states have passed legislation to ban some or all abortions. Last week Georgia passed a law that recognizes the unborn as legal persons as soon as they have a “detectable human heartbeat.”... Continue...

The ERLC has been actively involved in supporting legislation against and bringing awareness about the horror of abortion. During just the past year and a half, we’ve held two pro-life events, donated ultrasound machines in four pregnancy care centers, issued... Continue...

Social media has brought us another viral video about abortion. Brian Sims, a state representative in Pennsylvania, broadcast a video over the weekend in which he accosted and mocked several people for “protesting” outside of a Planned Parenthood clinic in... Continue...

There's a new viral video floating around featuring another politician saying something awful about abortion. The clip, making its way through social media this week, highlights the comments of Democratic State Representative John Rogers of Alabama speaking in opposition to... Continue...