U.S. ABORTION NEWS ROUNDUP

American Life League warns that the Clinton-instigated Jumpstart 2000 program for children in kindergarten to Grade 12 is “nothing more than an attempt to trick young people into believing the myth of overpopulation.”  (WhyLife)   A Republican-proposed law would see the federal government give $85 million to organizations that provide alternatives to abortion as a compassionate solution to unplanned pregnancies.  (Yahoo News) The Washington Times reported yesterday that Steve Forbes, the Republican presidential candidate whose family is one of Princeton University’s greatest benefactors, yesterday withdrew his support of the university to protest the hiring of pro-infanticide professor Peter Singer.
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CORRECTIONS

The Special Report on PREVEN in Canada contained an erroneous paragraph under the ACTION subheading.  The corrected paragraph reads:  Michael Izzotti, co-ordinator of Pharmacists for Life Canada, noted that pro-life pharmacists were concerned over having to dispense abortion-causing drugs and hoped conscience legislation would be enacted to protect the beliefs of pharmacists. Campaign Life Coalition has urged a boycott of Roberts Pharmaceuticals. Pro-lifers are encouraged to approach their pharmacists and ask for a list of products by Roberts Pharmaceuticals, and let their pharmacist know that they do not wish to support the company with their business, due to its promotion […]
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UNITED NATIONS OFFICIAL CLAIMS VATICAN HAS GIVEN IN ON CONTRACEPTION

LONDON, Sept 23 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Speaking in London at the launch of the United Nations Population Fund’s latest report on world population, UNFPA head Nafis Sadik claimed that the Vatican has admitted defeat on family planning issues at the UN. Although the claims are outlandish and lack documentation, the media’s proliferation of the propaganda has necessitated a response from the Catholic Church.  Fr. Anthony Fratiero, attaché to the Vatican’s permanent observer to the UN, told LifeSite that a refutation of Sadik’s comments is forthcoming. Sadik, an ardent pusher of abortion,  contraception and sterilization through the UN, seems to view the […]
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CONTROVERSIAL REPRODUCTIVE “SCIENTIST” EN ROUTE TO CANADA

MONTREAL, Sept 23 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Professor Roger Gosden of Leeds University in Britain, a highly controversial, new reproductive technology scientist, is fed up with his government’s restrictions on his bizarre research, so he is on his way to Canada. Gosden, whose research was criminalized in Britain, was working towards the use of acquiring the ova of aborted baby girls for fertility treatments. Next month, Gosden will take up his post at McGill University’s Royal Victoria Hospital in Quebec. Canada, with its absence of laws prohibiting new reproductive technologies, is an attractive base for researchers involved in the most controversial areas […]
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PRO-ABORTION U.S. GOVERNOR THREATENS PRO-LIFE HOUSE MEMBER

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo., Sept. 23 (LifeSiteNews.com) – The Missouri partial-birth abortion ban voted in two weeks ago by a veto-proof margin – only to be held up for 10 days by a court order – has been delayed once again. U.S. District Judge Scott O. Wright said today that he would begin to hear witnesses in the challenge to the law by abortionists on March 27. He also noted that the restraining order he issued Friday would remain in effect.  In related news, the Kansas City Star reports that Missouri Governor Mel Carnahan, who fought vehemently to have his veto […]
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CONDOMS SHOWN TO BE USELESS AGAINST HPV EPIDEMIC

WASHINGTON, DC, Sept 23 (LifeSiteNews.com) – One of the most common and most deadly sexually transmitted diseases, human pampillomavirus (HPV), is little known by most Canadians and Americans, since condom-pushing purveyors have all but ignored the disease. The U.S. Family Research Council,  however, held a press conference yesterday to raise awareness of this deadly virus.  In presenting the FRC paper, “The Human Papillomavirus Epidemic: Condoms Don’t Work,” Robert Knight questioned why “Planned Parenthood and its allies give scant, if any, attention to (HPV), the most prevalent STD in this country.” Knight also said the truth about HPV will put an […]
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UN REPORT PUSHES “REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH” FOR MINORS

UNITED NATIONS, Sept 22 (LifeSiteNews.com) – The UNFPA report released today and called, “The State of World Population 1999, 6 Billion: A Time for Choices,” pushes abortion, contraception, sterilization, and sex education for children, even prior to adolescence. The current report has employed its usual tactics to skirt around direct promotion of abortion, by referring to the “need for abortion” being alleviated by “safe motherhood” programs which include the provision of “safe abortions.” The entire third chapter of the five-chapter report is devoted to “Reproductive Health and Reproductive Rights.” Within the chapter, the UN exposes its true definition of “reproductive […]
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LIFESITE NEWSBYTES

The BC Supreme Court decision legalizing possession of child pornography, which has caused legal ramifications throughout Canada, will remain in effect until at least next year. The Canadian Press reports today that the matter won’t be heard by the Supreme Court until January.  Parents are urged to beware of two new Fox Television offerings described as full of raunchy sex and sexual talk.  (US News)   Over 250 demonstrators- 60 in wheelchairs – protested the first day of classes of pro-  infanticide Princeton University professor Peter Singer.  (News Day)   The Conservative News Service reported today that fast food giant McDonald’s, “has yielded to […]
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EARLY ABORTION DRUG AVAILABLE OVER THE COUNTER

TORONTO, Sept 22 (LifeSiteNews.com) – LifeSite has learned that the controversial early abortion drug PREVEN, the so-called “emergency contraceptive”, was put on the Canadian market as of last Friday September 17.  Furthermore, plans are underway to have the drugs available over the counter in short order.  Sales representatives from Roberts Pharmaceuticals, the Oakville, Ontario agency, which has exclusive Canadian marketing rights to PREVEN from Gynetics Inc., its US manufacturer, have been approaching pharmacists with information on the drug’s availability. Promotional material notes that Roberts plans “an aggressive national promotion campaign” for the early abortion kit.  The drug’s availability from wholesalers has […]
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Early Abortion Drug Available Over the Counter

Potent drug receives revolutionary exemption from usual doctors’ risk assessment TORONTO, Sept 22 (LSN) – LifeSite has learned that the controversial early abortion drug PREVEN, the so-called “emergency contraceptive”, was put on the Canadian market as of last Friday September 17.  Furthermore, plans are underway to have the drugs available over the counter in short order. Sales representatives from Roberts Pharmaceuticals, the Oakville, Ontario agency, which has exclusive Canadian marketing rights to PREVEN from Gynetics Inc., its US manufacturer, have been approaching pharmacists with information on the drug’s availability. Promotional material notes that Roberts plans “an aggressive national promotion campaign” […]
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