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Archbishop Charles J. Chaput.

Truth of human dignity is burned on our hearts, archbishop says

Jan 22, 2014

Archbishop Charles J. Chaput of Philadelphia said that despite 41 years of legalized abortion in the U.S., the understanding of... Read more

Pilgrims attend the Mass for Life at the DC Armory before the March for Life in Washington D.C. on January 22, 2014.

God became an unborn child, priest tells youth at pro-life Mass

Jan 22, 2014

Catholics stand up for their unborn brothers and sisters “because the Son of God became one of them,” a priest... Read more

(L-R) Rep. Chris Smith (R-NJ), Rep. Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) and Rep. Dan Lipinski (D-Ill.).

Pro-life lawmakers hopeful after 41 years of legal abortion

Jan 22, 2014

By Adelaide Mena

On the 41st anniversary of legalized abortion throughout the U.S., pro-life lawmakers from both political parties voiced hope about the... Read more

Prolife supporters participate in the West Coast Walk for Life 2012 in San Francisco, Jan. 21, 2012.

San Francisco pro-life walk to include slate of dynamic events

Jan 14, 2014

By Carl Bunderson

The 2014 Walk for Life West Coast will host an engaging series of events surrounding the walk itself, which one... Read more

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.

Justice Ginsburg calls Roe a disappointing decision

May 14, 2013

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, an abortion rights advocate, says that the court's Roe v. Wade decision in 1973... Read more

Dr. Laura Garcia, Scholar in Residence, Department of Philosophy, Boston College, at the National Press Club Jan. 24, 2012.

Changes in abortion language, laws seen as pro-life progress

Jan 31, 2013

Amid changing abortion rhetoric and significant legislative advances, a group of legal experts in the nation’s capital said that they... Read more

Pro-Life supporters walk through San Francisco during the West Coast March for Life, Jan. 26, 2013.

San Francisco pro-life rally draws 50,000, papal praise

Jan 28, 2013

By Kevin J. Jones

An estimated 50,000 pro-life advocates rallied and marched against abortion in San Francisco for the Walk for Life West Coast... Read more

Young people participate in Washington, D.C.'s March for Life in Jan., 2012.

Strong college presence expected at March for Life

Jan 24, 2013

By Michelle La Rosa

Catholic colleges and universities will be well-represented at this year’s March for Life, according to announcements by pro-life campus groups... Read more

Rep. Diane Black (R-Tenn.) at a press conference on the 40th anniversary of Roe v. Wade.

Lawmakers lament 40 years of legalized abortion

Jan 23, 2013

By Michelle La Rosa

Pro-life politicians from across the country reflected on four decades of legal abortion in America, offering prayers and the promise... Read more

Kristan Hawkins, Executive Director of Students for Life of America.

Pew survey on abortion attitudes criticized as misleading

Jan 17, 2013

By Michelle La Rosa

A U.S. pro-life leader says a new study showing alleged support for legalized abortion among Americans is in fact exaggerated... Read more