by Wendy Gillis, May 08 2012, www.thestar.com
They will fight to protect the unborn, raise their voices against abortion in Canada — and maybe win an iPod.
Pro-lifers will rally on Parliament Hill by the thousands Thursday for the March for Life, an ever-growing annual rally attended by, yes, older activists, but …read more|en savoir plus
by Jonathon Van Maren, May 9, 2012, http://www.unmaskingchoice.ca/blog/2012/05/09/sorry-we-started-debating-without-you
The cat is out of the bag.
For the last several months, politicians and commentators have been debating about whether or not the abortion debate should be opened (as my colleague Jojo Ruba noted, if you have to debate that a debate is closed, it probably …read more|en savoir plus
New challenges to ethics, and to civilization
By Conrad Black, National Review Online 2012, April 12, 2012
Last week, I broached the question of an attempted shift in the long-standing cultural balance in America between the paramountcy of the Judeo-Christian values of the sanctity of life and primacy of the individual will in pursuit of conventional …read more|en savoir plus
Lee Berthiaume, Postmedia News · Feb. 1, 2012
OTTAWA – An internal government document says $6-million in funding to an organization that provides abortions in developing countries was guided by Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s Muskoka Initiative on maternal and child health – but not actually part of it.
Postmedia News obtained the document through …read more|en savoir plus
Maurice Vellacott, MP Saskatoon-Wanuskewin
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Vellacott’s exposé of CTV’s so-called “investigation” of crisis pregnancy centres
Upon seeing CTV’s “investigative report,” Vellacott acting on his own initiative decided to investigate the circumstances that led to it as part of his responsibility as a parliamentarian, to be certain that the broadcast regulations …read more|en savoir plus
Delay | Student union president says decision took longer than normal to do its due diligence
By Heather McLaughlin, Daily Gleaner, Jan. 21, 2012
A 20-member pro-life student group at the University of New Brunswick has finally been granted club status from the UNB student union, but getting there was a path fraught with …read more|en savoir plus
Tamsin McMahon, National Post, Jan. 12, 2012
In a case that could reopen New Brunswick’s abortion debate, the provincial government has gone to court to block a hearing into a doctor’s human rights complaint that the province’s restrictive abortion laws prevent her from providing proper medical care and discriminate against her as a …read more|en savoir plus
J. De Souza, National Post · Jan. 19, 2012
On Tuesday and Wednesday in these pages, my fellow National Post columnists took up the question of sex-selection abortions – i.e. the selective abortion of fetuses following a scan that reveals the sex of the child. Their debate followed the publication of an editorial in …read more|en savoir plus
Barbara Kay National Post Jan 18, 2012
Two interesting abortion-related news items this week.
Texas passed a law imposing informed consent on women seeking abortions. In future, women there will have a sonogram, with the heartbeat audible and the image of the fetus visible to them. They will also hear a description of how …read more|en savoir plus
By Michel Viatteau, National Post, Jan 16, 2012
An editorial in a major Canadian medical journal Monday urges doctors to conceal the gender of a fetus from all pregnant women until 30 weeks to prevent sex-selective abortion by Asian immigrants.
A separate article in the same issue of the Canadian Medical Association Journal warns that …read more|en savoir plus