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Mar 2, 2021 - 04:00 pm .- Pro-life leaders responded to a recent straw poll of conservative activists where pro-life policies received the least number of votes for the activists’ most important issues. 
Feb 23, 2021 - 03:16 pm .- The world’s largest pregnancy help organization is preparing for its 50th annual training conference, with both virtual and in-person options.
Feb 17, 2021 - 03:00 pm .- Pro-life Democratic political candidates have encountered resistance from some public relations firms not willing to work with them, one pro-life Democratic leader says. 
Feb 11, 2021 - 05:00 pm .- A former director of the White House Office of Management and Budget (OMB) warned that pro-lifers should be concerned about President Biden’s pick for the position.
Feb 11, 2021 - 01:00 pm .- Pro-life activist Abby Johnson addressed students at The Catholic University of America this week amid protests by students and alumni.
Feb 8, 2021 - 10:07 am .- Another woman endorsed by pro-life groups was elected to the U.S. House on Friday, in the last 2020 House race to be certified.
Feb 7, 2021 - 04:19 am .- Super Bowl XXXIX champion Benjamin Watson has released a new documentary that interviews people across the political spectrum in an attempt to generate empathy and understanding in the abortion debate.
Feb 2, 2021 - 01:00 pm .- Pro-life campaigners in Poland have unveiled a billboard campaign following a landmark ruling on abortion.
Feb 2, 2021 - 09:45 am .- Critics of the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) say the organization has become extreme and “thoroughly disgraced,” after the center released its 2020 “census of hate groups,” which included numerous pro-life and family organizations.
Feb 1, 2021 - 04:28 pm .- Upon receiving the a lifetime achievement award from the March for Life, Supreme Knight Carl Anderson of the Knights of Columbus reflected on the accomplishments of the pro-life movement and emphasized four of its pillars.
Jan 29, 2021 - 02:30 pm .- Speakers at the 2021 March for Life rally on Friday called pro-lifers to change the culture and not be discouraged at political setbacks.   “We need to live on a rescue mission of truly loving people well,” said Tim Tebow, retired NFL player and current baseball player. 
Jan 29, 2021 - 12:54 am .- A proposed South Carolina ban on abortion after an unborn child’s heartbeat can be detected has won approval from the state senate for the first time, drawing praise from the Catholic Diocese of Charleston.
Jan 28, 2021 - 09:47 am .- Pope Francis has granted a plenary indulgence for those who take part in this year’s March for Life, an annual peaceful protest against abortion, which is set to take place virtually Jan. 29.
Jan 22, 2021 - 12:06 am .- As cases of assisted suicide continue to increase annually in Ontario, pro-life advocates have called on the government to implement laws to help stem the tide of medically facilitated death.
Jan 21, 2021 - 05:00 am .- House Speaker Nancy Pelosi accused pro-lifers of putting their opposition to abortion over the tenets of democracy in a recent appearance on former Sen. Hillary Clinton’s podcast.    “I think that Donald Trump is president because of the issue of a woman’s right to choose,” Pelosi said on the Jan. 18 episode of “You and Me Both with Hillary Clinton,” blaming pro-life voters for boosting Trump into office.    She said pro-life voters for Trump "were willing to sell the whole democracy down the river for that one issue.”
Jan 21, 2021 - 12:45 am .- As the United States undergoes a transition in leadership, the Archdiocese of San Francisco will host a webinar this week discussing the future of the pro-life movement.
Jan 19, 2021 - 03:00 pm .- A former U.S. representative who was known as one of the last standing pro-life Democrats in Congress said he is worried about the example a Catholic president who is also pro-abortion will have on young Catholics. 
Jan 19, 2021 - 02:50 pm .- After the national March for Life announced last week it would be taking place virtually, the U.S. bishops’ pro-life chair has exhorted Catholics to prayer instead.
Jan 19, 2021 - 11:00 am .- President-elect Joe Biden is expected to promptly roll back pro-life policies the Trump administration put in place, NBC News reported on Monday. 
Jan 15, 2021 - 04:25 pm .- President Donald Trump on Wednesday became the first president in American history to be impeached by the House of Representatives twice.