Sanctity of Life
“Physician Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment”
04.02.14
State Senator John Mulroe (D-Chicago) has introduced SB 3076 which would amend the Illinois Department of Public Health Powers and Duties Law of the Civil Administrative Code to make the “Physician Orders For Life-Sustaining Treatment (POLST)” form the advance directive to be honored in health care facilities.
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By Monte Larrick   |   03.27.14
Eric Scheidler of the Pro-Life Action League comments on the recent Supreme Court hearing on businesses refusing to provide certain abortion-inducing...
The Culture of Death Says Life Begins at Delivery
By Dr. R. Albert Mohler Jr.   |   03.07.14
Cecile Richards is no stranger to controversy. As the president of Planned Parenthood she leads one of the central institutions...
FDA Opening the ‘Barn Door’ to Human Cloning?
By Charlie Butts   |   03.06.14
The Federal Drug Administration is considering technology to produce three-parent babies, but an expert who testified before Congress believes it’s...
Abortion Survivor Melissa Ohden
01.24.14
On November 20, 2013, Melissa Ohden gave her life testimony at the University of Minnesota in an event sponsored by Students for Human Life on campus. Sadly, her mother had been coerced into going through with a saline abortion – but Melissa survived. She cites that approximately 64 percent (nearly two-thirds) of all women are also led to abort in the same manner.
Abortion and the American Conscience
By Dr. R. Albert Mohler Jr.   |   01.23.14
America has been at war over abortion for the last four decades and more. When the U.S. Supreme Court handed...
Illinois is in the Bottom Half for Life — But Improving
By David E. Smith   |   01.23.14
There is a new study out from Americans United for Life (AUL) that looks at the abortion policies in all...
March for Life Chicago Recap
By Monte Larrick   |   01.22.14
On Sunday, January 19, 2013, several hundred pro-life advocates from the greater Chicagoland area gathered at Federal Plaza and the...
Which is Worse: Selling Unborn Babies or Killing Them
By Laurie Higgins   |   01.22.14
An 18-year-old woman in Chile has been arrested for trying to sell her unborn baby on Facebook. In Chile where abortion is...
Shades of Pink
01.21.14
In one of the under-reported news stories of late 2013, a “meta-analysis of the association between induced abortion and breast cancer risk among Chinese females” was published in the journal Cancer Causes Control. Joel Brind, a professor of biochemistry, physiology, and immunology at Baruch College at the City University of New York, has done extensive research studying the connection between abortion and breast cancer...
Extinguish This Bloody Traffic
01.20.14
“Never, never will we desist till we . . . extinguish every trace of this bloody traffic, of which our posterity, looking back to the history of these enlightened times, will scarce believe that it has been suffered to exist so long a disgrace and dishonor to this country.”
Unity Breakfast to Focus on Human Trafficking
01.18.14
The 5th Annual Celebrating Life Unity Breakfast on February 8th will focus on the tragic reality of human trafficking, a...
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