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ALL publishes open letter to Catholic Relief Services
Parents, beware: Planned Parenthood pushing TOP program
Saint Michael the Archangel High School
A moving tribute to the Church’s great new saint and hero of the pro-life
American Life League reboots its ALL Pro-Life Today newsletter.
Pray and Fast for Our Bishops: a campaign to strengthen our bishops in sanctity and wisdom
Catholic Relief Services gave $64 million to groups that subvert Catholicism
Should Catholic politicians oppose legal contraception? Yes; prudently.
2014.04.24 - 11:45am - Phil Lawler
Is a Catholic politician morally obligated to oppose the legal distribution of contraceptives? That question has come to the fore because of a surprisingly contentious Congressional campaign in Virginia. read more...
Italy records first death linked to abortion drug RU-486
2014.04.24 - 11:30am - LifeSiteNews
A hospital in Turin is under police investigation after a 37-year-old woman reportedly died after taking the abortion drug regimen RU-486. Although there have been dozens of deaths related to the drug around the world, the Turin incident is a first in Italy since it was approved for use in 2009.  The public prosecutor has ordered an autopsy to verify the exact cause of death, which is reported to have occurred after the woman suffered a “respiratory crisis.” read more...
Oregon incinerator may have been burning tissue from aborted fetuses
2014.04.24 - 11:15am - CBS News
An Oregon county commission has ordered an incinerator to stop accepting boxed medical waste to generate electricity after learning the waste it's been burning may include tissue from aborted fetuses from British Columbia. Sam Brentano, chairman of the Marion County board of commissioners, said late Wednesday the board is taking immediate action to prohibit human tissue from future deliveries at the plant that has been turning waste into energy since 1987. read more...
Loyola Marymount Univ. Hires Dean Despite Past Work with Pro-Abortion Organizations
2014.04.24 - 11:00am - Cardinal Newman Society
Loyola Marymount University has named Dr. Robbin Crabtree dean of its Bellarmine College of Liberal Arts, despite her past consultancy work with a Planned Parenthood-sponsored clinic and her involvement with a pro-abortion rights organization.Crabtree, according to her CV available online, worked on the Advisory Board and Media Relations Committee of Planned Parenthood of Putnam County, Indiana, from 1991 to 1993. The Jesuit University’s Vice President for Mission and Ministry Father Robert Caro, S.J., defended the hiring in an email obtained by The Cardinal Newman Society, describing Crabtree’s consultant work with the abortion giant and her work with a pro-abortion political action committee (PAC) as “brief association with two small community organizations from as far back as 20-plus years ago.” read more...
Fame, fortune, abortion, and miscarriage
2014.04.23 - 11:45am - Rey Flores
This past week we saw three news items that caused us to ponder the sometimes painful realities of a child growing in the womb.  One sad story came from an already-established, albeit fledgling, Hollywood movie actress who disclosed, through tears during a television interview, that she recently had a miscarriage. read more...
Global majority: Pew Poll Shows Most Nations around the World Find Abortion, Homosexuality Immoral
2014.04.23 - 11:30am - LifeSiteNews
Not a single nation in the 40 countries surveyed by Pew Research Center said abortion is morally acceptable. The majority of the people in dozens of nations across every continent but Antarctica deemed abortion and homosexuality morally unacceptable, according to results from the Pew Research Center’s 2013 Global Attitudes. An outright majority of citizens in 26 countries found abortion morally objectionable – 13 of them by a three-to-one margin. The nations with the lowest tolerance of abortion were the Philippines, followed by Ghana, Indonesia, Uganda, and El Salvador. read more...