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Birth Control, Abortion, Sex, and Our Culture of Entitlement

This article originally appeared on The Abort73 Blog and was written by the founder and director of the organization, Michael Spielman. A few months back, while updating Abort73’s state abortion statistics, I came across a surprising news release on the Guttmacher website. I say surprising because the Guttmacher Institute is unequivocally committed to abortion rights, […]

Jimmy Kimmel’s Emotional Monologue and the Glaring Irony of It All

A few nights ago, Jimmy Kimmel opened his show with a tearful monologue discussing his newborn son, who was born with a rare heart disease and had to undergo an emergency surgery just hours after being born. Kimmel, who is known to be a big family man, was understandably shaken up by the event, shedding a […]

From an Adoptive Family: “Our Son’s Birthmother is a Hero”

This piece was reprinted with permission from Pregnancy Help News and was written by Gayle Irwin.  The moment “Anna” became pregnant through rape at age 18, the pressure was on—as far as most of her family and friends were concerned—to abort her baby. Anna, however, wasn’t so sure. But the trauma of the situation made it feel […]

Making the Tragedy of Abortion Personal

This article originally appeared on The Abort73 Blog and was written by Michael Spielman. In a world as big as ours, tragedy is always striking somewhere—but we rarely notice. Even in our own communities, most tragedies remain impersonal and abstract—a mere headline or news report that is quickly forgotten. With rare exceptions, it is only when […]

Touching Pro-Life Short Film Shows the Inherent Value of All Life

“City of Saints,” a mini-documentary film series featuring seven true stories, just released its fourth episode, entitled “The Unexpected Gift.” The episode follows a young mom as she shares her journey through teen pregnancy. Just after telling her parents, the expecting teen went to her first ultrasound appointment, to learn that her son likely wouldn’t live […]

What is the Unborn? Answering Common Challenges to the Pro-Life Position

Gregory Koukl wrote, “If the unborn is not a human person, no justification for abortion is necessary. If the unborn is a human person, then no justification for abortion is adequate.” We often hear that abortion is a complex and complicated issue. But although sometimes the circumstances surrounding abortion can be complex, abortion itself is […]

When Free Speech and Millions of Lives are on the Line…

This piece was reprinted with permission from Pregnancy Help News and was written by Jay Hobbs.  All five pro-life pregnancy help organizations on the Hawaiian islands are the stroke of a pen away from being forced by law to advertise abortions, following a vote by Hawaii’s house of representatives Tuesday in Honolulu. With only 10 of […]

President Trump’s Latest Signature and What it Means for the Pro-life Movement

Two weeks ago, the U.S. Senate passed H.J.Res. 43 to undo a regulation enacted under the Obama Administration that required states to fund abortion providers, such as Planned Parenthood, through Title X, a family planning funding stream. Today, President Donald Trump signed this bill into law.  Speaker Paul Ryan responded by saying, “This is a major pro-life […]

Dear 16-Year-Old Me in the Abortion Clinic

By Save the Storks ambassador Tam Hodge Dear 16-year-old me, It’s 28 years, almost to the day, from where you are sitting right now. I see you there. I see you in your white paper gown that you’ve struggled with all afternoon, trying to prevent it from opening and exposing your bare self. I see you […]