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Illinois abortion clinic closes after pro-life campaign

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by John Jansen Wed Apr 16 11:19 EST Comments (1)

Maria Goldstein of Northwest Families for Life stands outside the now closed Forest View abortion clinic in Des Plaines, IL

Earlier this year the Pro-Life Action League reported that notorious Chicago area abortionists Vinod and Vijay Goyal had recently sent a cold-call mailing [PDF] to local physicians inviting them to consider working at one of the…

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Aborted babies burned to heat hospitals: What’s the big deal?

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by John Jansen Wed Apr 02 11:33 EST Comments (3)

Last week the Telegraph reported that the remains of over 15,000 aborted babies have been incinerated as clinical waste over the past two years in the UK, with some of them having having been used in “waste-to-energy” plants that produce power…

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Planned Parenthood was against abortion before it was for it

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by John Jansen Wed Mar 05 11:02 EST Comments (3)

If you’ve ever wondered why Planned Parenthood President Cecile Richards rarely gives on-camera interviews, here’s why:

Remember, Planned Parenthood is the nation’s largest abortion chain. And yet their president of the past eight years…

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Notorious abortionist’s cold call mailing to doctors: Further evidence of abortion provider shortage

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by John Jansen Fri Feb 28 11:37 EST Comments (1)

One of our supporters — a family practice doctor currently working in the Chicago area — recently sent us a cold-call mailing he had received from notorious abortionists Vinod and Vijay Goyal, a husband-and-wife team who own and operate more…

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Slapped with $36,000 fine, judge willing to let abortion clinic pay $77 to get off the hook

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by John Jansen Thu Jan 16 12:31 EST Comments (4)

Women's Aid Clinic abortion facility owner Larisa Rozansky told the State of Illinois the facility would close in November 2011. Then why was it still advertising with this sign five months later? [Photo by John Jansen, April 3, 2012]

Imagine you run a shoddy abortion clinic that amasses a $36,000 fine by your state’s health department.  You file for bankruptcy, but your case is dismissed.  Then, you close out your bank account, dissolve your old company, change your name,…

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Morning-After Pill “completely ineffective” for women over 176 pounds

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by John Jansen Wed Nov 27 11:09 EST Comments (5)

On Monday the liberal magazine Mother Jones reported:

The European manufacturer of an emergency contraceptive pill identical to Plan B, also known as the morning-after pill, will warn women that the drug is completely ineffective for…

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What does Blessed Miguel Pro have in common with victims of abortion?

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by John Jansen Fri Nov 22 12:27 EST Comments (4)

Whenever we go out on the streets for a “Face the Truth” Tour, we can always count on someone happening by our display to tell us that by showing the pictures of abortion victims in the public square, we’re doing more harm than good. This is a…

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Planned Parenthood condemns, then praises ad promoting free birth control through Obamacare

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by John Jansen Mon Nov 18 13:10 EST Comments (2)

Earlier this week a Colorado-based group called Thanks Obamacare released a series of graphics.

Here’s one of them:

If your first reaction is to think that this is obviously satire, you’re not alone.

In fact, Planned Parenthood…

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‘Emergency Contraception’ has NO effect on abortion rate, may decrease reports of rape: study

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by John Jansen Mon Nov 11 11:00 EST Comments (1)

A new article on so-called “emergency contraception” (hereafter: EC) was published last week in the Journal of Policy Analysis and Management.

Its central finding:

We find that expanded access to EC has had no statistically significant…

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The compelling power of a personal story

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by John Jansen Tue Nov 05 13:36 EST Comments (0)

Recently on the First Things blog, Betsy Childs had a beautiful post titled “Davion Only and the Power of Specific Need.”

A month ago, no one had ever heard of Davion: a 15-year old boy, an orphan, who was born in prison, raised in foster…

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Florida abortionist tries to intimidate pro-life protesters, steals their sign

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by John Jansen Tue Oct 08 10:00 EST Comments (6)

Last week we wrote about a recent Ms. Magazine article that unwittingly proves a point we’ve been making for decades: protesting abortionists works.

It works because abortionists don’t like it. And if the protest is held outside their…

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‘Not all abortion-victim photos are equal’: Photographer who took most graphic abortion photos

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by John Jansen Thu Oct 03 12:43 EST Comments (3)

In 2009, the New York Times photojournalism blog featured a photo exposé of the remains of aborted babies, focusing in particular on the work of our longtime friend, Dr. Monica Miller.

This was fitting, given the sheer volume of her work in the…

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Ms. Magazine article unwittingly proves our point: Protesting abortionists works

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by John Jansen Mon Sep 30 12:58 EST Comments (2)

We recently came across an article about abortionist Cheryl Chastine that appeared in this past summer’s issue of Ms. Magazine.

When we found out earlier this year from Troy Newman at Operation Rescue that Chastine had recently been hired…

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Kermit Gosnell isn’t sorry

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by John Jansen Wed Sep 25 12:03 EST Comments (2)

I’ve often thought that one of the best things that could happen to the pro-life movement is for the “pro-choice” movement to get its own 24-hour cable channel.

Just give them a camera, give them a microphone, and let them talk. And talk. And…

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WaPo editorial: ‘No evidence of serious, widespread unsanitary conditions’ in VA abortion clinics.

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by John Jansen Mon Sep 23 13:43 EST Comments (0)

The Washington Post published an editorial this week that almost reads like a press release from NARAL or Planned Parenthood.

The WaPo editors say that if Ken Cuccinelli is elected governor of Virginia, “most of the remaining 18 (abortion)…

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