Articles Tagged with abortion

If You Are Pro-Life, You Shouldn’t Support The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

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Over the past three to four weeks, the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge has taken the internet by storm. Prominently continued through social media, the challenge has already been performed by many, in which The Inquisitr has reported Kermit the Frog, Kelly Clarkson, Will Smith, and Benedict Cumberbatch (who got naked for his to the possible… Read more »

Slavery And Pregnancy Blamed For Professor’s Attack On Pro-Life Activists

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Mireille Miller-Young, the University of California professor of feminist studies who accosted a teenager holding a pro-life sign, changed her not guilty plea to one of no contest. Supporters of Miller-Young, often referred to as the “porn professor” due to the subject matter discussed in her classroom, are blaming slavery and pregnancy on the attack… Read more »

Breast Cancer And Abortions, Are They Linked?

Breast cancer and abortions are rumored to be linked. Are they?

Recently, Australian politician Eric Abetz appeared on a program called The Project. There, he was asked if he believed the rumor that abortion leads to breast cancer. “I think the studies, and I think they date back from the 1950s, assert that there is a link between abortion and breast cancer,” Abetz said. Transcripts of… Read more »

Legislators Demand Answers Over Planned Parenthood’s Abortion Quotas

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Planned Parenthood has quotas to meet of the number of abortions they are expected to perform, and they reward clinics when the number of abortions performed exceeds the number from the same time period the year before. A former Planned Parenthood clinic director has submitted proof of the rewards and abortion quotas to legislators, who… Read more »

Pro-Life Nurse Files Lawsuit Over Job Denial

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A Florida pro-life nurse maintains a health center refused to hire her because she is pro-life. Sara Hellwege has filed a lawsuit over the employer’s decision to end the interview process after reportedly discovering Helwege’s religious views about certain types of birth control and membership in a pro-life organization. Sara Hellwege was seeking a position… Read more »

Hobby Lobby Reversal Bill Stopped By Senate Republicans

Protect Women's Health From Corporate Interference Act

Senate Republicans stopped a reversal on the Hobby Lobby contraception decision by the U.S. Supreme Court. Democrats attempted to approve legislation which would force companies to offer all forms of contraceptive coverage to their workers, regardless of the religious beliefs by the owners. Democrats in the Senate wanted to push the Protect Women’s Health From… Read more »

The Bible Does Not Condemn Abortion, New Book Claims

Abortion And The Bible: No Contest?

Abortion and The Bible are two entities typically thought of as opposites, especially in evangelical Christian circles. However, a new book charges that Christians may have it wrong. The Human Life Equation, penned by an attorney and self-professed “lover of The Bible,” charges that Christians’ Holy Book is quite indifferent on the topic of rights… Read more »

Most Liberal And Conservative Towns In America [Study]

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A study by the Clarity Campaign revealed the “Most Liberal and Most Conservative Towns” in the United States. A detailed map and an online tool guides users to find out more about the political make-up of their hometown, or to help them relocate to an area more receptive to their governing mindset. Business Insider created… Read more »

Wendy Davis Milks The Republican Outrage Cow

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It seems like Wendy Davis, the Texas gubernatorial candidate whose political star was launched by a flamboyant filibuster last year, just can not get enough mileage out of Republican outrage. That must be it. Why else would Senator Davis speak up at an event by and for a group that Republican lawmakers have been accused… Read more »

British Court Orders Girl, 13, To Have Abortion

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A British high court has ordered a 13 year old girl to have an abortion, HuffPost UK revealed. The girl, who cannot be named for legal reasons, was reportedly impregnated by a 14 year old-boy and was initially opposed to having an abortion. She reportedly has an IQ of just 54, as well as the… Read more »

Hobby Lobby Case Causing Issues For Supreme Court

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The arguments with Obamacare are heating up more and more in the United States. As of now, Hobby Lobby, the arts and crafts store, seems to be in the center of the crossfire. Previously, Hobby Lobby stood against Obamacare because of its statutes for mandatory contraceptive coverage to be provided in healthcare. For Hobby Lobby,… Read more »

Texas Abortion Clinics Closed After Reinstatement Of Abortion Law

Texas Abortion Clinics Closed After Reinstatement Of Abortion Law

Texas abortion clinics are closing after the reinstatement of an abortion law. As previously reported by The Inquisitr, a Texas teen sued her parents because they wanted her to get an abortion. The law requires that Texas abortion clinics have admitting privileges at a hospital within 30 miles of a clinic, bans all abortions after… Read more »

Texas Abortion Law Has Key Restrictions Reinstated

Texas Abortion Law Portion Reinstated

Key restrictions in the Texas abortion law were reinstated by a federal appeals court on Thursday after a lower court ruled against the restrictions earlier this week. The decision was the result of a request by Republican Attorney General Greg Abbott, who asked the court for an emergency ruling while the state appeals the lower… Read more »

Pope Francis Eases Catholic Doctrine

Pope Francis eases Catholic Doctrine

Pope Francis is easing Catholic doctrine, saying it’s too strict. The Catholic church’s harsh doctrine involving divorce, gay marriage, contraception, and abortion are about to be eased up as Pope Francis is taking the route of separation between the sin and the sinner. In short, he believes that what you have done does not define… Read more »

New Ireland Abortion Law A Controversial First

Ireland Abortion Bill Successfully Passes

Ireland has passed a new abortion law that allows women in the country to get the procedure for the first time. The law, however, is highly restrictive and will only allow abortions under special circumstances. The move is seen as historic for Ireland, which has traditionally held strict bans on abortions of any form. While… Read more »

Motorcycle Safety Bill Used To Sneak In North Carolina Abortion Laws

Motorcycle Safety Bill In North Carolina Just A Cover For Radical Abortion Laws

A motorcycle safety bill is being used as cover for radical new abortion laws in North Carolina. This comes after the state’s governor threatened to veto the anti-abortion proposals previously attached to a bill intended to ban Sharia law. After that bill fell apart on Wednesday, state legislators in North Carolina were swift to pin… Read more »

‘Flea Market’ Abortions Replacing Clinics For Texas Women

Flea Market Abortions Becoming More Common For Texas Women

Women in Texas are turning to “flea market” abortions as state legislature moves toward one of the most expansive and restrictive abortion bans in the union. The new laws, which have already passed the Texas House, will see the closure of almost all women’s health clinics in the large southern state. Though clinics where abortions… Read more »

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker Signs Abortion Bill Into Law

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Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker (R) has signed a controversial abortion bill into law. The bill requires women seeking an abortion to have an ultrasound so they can look at the fetus before terminating their pregnancy. Republicans crafted the bill that would prohibit doctors from performing abortions unless they have admitting privileges at a local hospital…. Read more »