Articles on Abortion

I could wallpaper my home with the baby shower invitations and birth announcements I’ve received over the last few years. It seems as though I’m in a constant rotation of holding new babies, delivering meals to sleepy parents, and buying... Continue...

Recently, I searched the aisles of my local pharmacy for DayQuil to help with a cold I was fighting. At check out, I was surprised when the cashier asked for my ID. It had been a few years since I’ve purchased... Continue...

Today I went to see the movie "Unplanned" with my daughter. It was difficult to watch because of my abortion 14 years ago. I think about my abortion and my baby often. I closed my eyes during parts of the... Continue...

From New York to New Mexico, bills aimed at expanding or restricting access to abortion are on the rise across the United States. According to the Guttmacher Institute, between January 1 and March 20, 2019, “304 abortion restrictions were introduced... Continue...

What just happened? On Tuesday, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced that the Trump administration is strengthening the “Mexico City policy,” which prohibits U.S. foreign aid to groups that provide or promote abortion overseas, and will be strictly enforcing another... Continue...

What just happened? On Thursday Gov. Phil Bryant Mississippi signed a bill that would ban abortions once a fetal heartbeat is detected. Last week the Ohio legislature also passed a similar and Gov. Mike DeWine has indicated he’d sign the... Continue...

What just happened? Last Friday the Department of Health and Human Services issued a new final rule to reinstate Title X regulations that separate taxpayer dollars from funding abortion. The new rule shifts funding from abortion providers—such as Planned Parenthood—and... Continue...

Last week, the Supreme Court of the United States, in a 5-4 decision with Chief Justice John Roberts joining Justices Kagan, Sotomayor, Breyer, and Ginsburg, issued a temporary stay of a Louisiana law protecting the health of women and children.... Continue...

The debate in Washington over infanticide is rightly shocking to many, but tragically, flows from the abortion industry’s recent advocacy for late-term abortion. On Jan. 22, the chamber of the New York legislature filled with cheers as the state further... Continue...

What just happened? Earlier this week a video clip of a Virginia lawmaker saying she would allow abortions up until the moment of birth gained national attention. In the video, Del. Kathy Tran (D-Fairfax) admits that her proposed legislation, House... Continue...