INTERNATIONAL CRIMINAL COURT STRIPS FAMILY PROTECTION

UNITED NATIONS, Dec 17 (LifeSiteNews.com) – The Catholic Family and Human Rights Institute (C-fam)  reported today from the United Nations that deliberations on the workings of the International Criminal Court (ICC) have removed explicit protection for families from the ICC statutes.  Proponents of the ICC have dismissed concerns of pro-lifers that the court may be used to hamper pro-life activity claiming that the ICC will address ONLY “the most serious crimes of concern to the international community.” However, when Arab delegates attempted to ensure that ‘acts of war’ under the war crimes provision do not affect family matters such as […]
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ANTI-SPANKING “CHILD ADVOCATES” DEFENDED PEDOPHILIA

OTTAWA, Dec 16 (LifeSiteNews.com) – The Canadian Foundation for Children, Youth and the Law (CFCYL), a group currently challenging Canada’s law permitting corrective spanking as a form of discipline was, in 1995, advocating for the “right” of children as young as 14 to give valid consent to sodomy.  CFCYL executive director Sheena Scott, told the National Post yesterday that they stood behind their 1995 intervention into a court case seeking to have a law prohibiting sodomy for children under 18 struck down. The 1995 case involved a 23-year-old man charged with sodomizing the niece of his fiancee when the girl […]
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THE MONEY BEHIND DE-POPULATION PROPAGANDA

WASHINGTON, Dec 16 (LifeSiteNews.com) – In its latest Foundation Watch newsletter, the Capital Research Center (CRC) has exposed one of the kingpin funders of population control and its ideology worldwide.  CRC notes in its December newsletter that “The Pew Charitable Trusts – the seventh-largest foundation in the U.S. with $4.7 billion in assets as of December 31, 1998 –  has led the charge to redefine world security as a matter of reducing the world’s human population.”  CRC notes that a Pew 1993 White Paper outlined a general strategy to encourage controls on the world’s increasing population through grants to advocacy […]
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US ABORTUARY FACES LAWSUIT FOR DENYING ABC LINK

FARGO, ND, Dec 16 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Fargo resident Amy Jo Mattson, has launched a lawsuit against a local abortion facility seeking to stop the abortuary from misleading clients about the abortion-breast cancer link. According to the Red River Women’s Clinic pamphlet, distributed to prospective abortion patients in Fargo, North Dakota, “Anti-abortion activists claim that having an abortion increases the risk of developing breast cancer and endangers future childbearing. None of these claims are supported by medical research or established medical organizations.”  The suit alleges that this statement is misleading and constitutes false advertising.  It is being brought on behalf of […]
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LIFESITE NEWSBYTES

The National Post reported yesterday that the Supreme Court of Canada ruling allowing lap dancing at strip bars will likely be negated by health bylaws as most municipalities have enacted rules forbidding such activity at strip clubs.  Church News reported Wednesday that the Catholic Church in Cuba announced that the third Archdiocesan Bioethics Day will be held next January. The event aims to oppose the increasing number of abortions in Cuba, as well as the common use of contraceptive methods. (EWTN) Mother Angelica, foundress of EWTN, and the Poor Clare Nuns of Perpetual Adoration has dedicated the Church built next to […]
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CALLS FOR REPRODUCTIVE TECHNOLOGY REGULATION

OTTAWA, Dec 16 (LifeSiteNews.com) – The absence of a bill regulating new reproductive technology which the government promised to introduce by the fall of 1999 has been highlighted recently by a Senator and the Evangelical Fellowship of Canada (EFC).  Last week Senator Lucie Pépin, pointed out to her colleagues in the Senate that the 1993 recommendations of the Royal Commission on New Reproductive and Genetic Technology have not yet been acted upon, leaving Canada in a dangerous position. Pepin urged the government “act as quickly as possible” on the matter “in order to protect the health and well-being of Canadians.”  […]
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MANY UNIVERSITIES USE ABORTED BABY PARTS FOR RESEARCH

OMAHA, Dec 16 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Following the uproar created by the revelation that the University of Nebraska was doing federally funded experiments using baby parts from elective abortions,  the World-Herald newspaper discovered that other universities also perform the immoral research. The paper reported that the University of Iowa, the University of Minnesota, Yale University, the University of Colorado, and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill admitted to the use of fetal tissue from elective abortions.  The paper notes that the National Institutes of Health awarded 288 grants during 1998 and 1999 for research involving human fetal tissue, but […]
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SPECIAL EXPOSE ON DAVID SUZUKI

TORONTO, Dec 15 (LifeSiteNews.com) – National Post columnist Terrance Corcoran has given LifeSite News permission to reprint his recent column on David Suzuki. Corcoran exposes Suzuki as a extremist environmentalist who uses his television program to propagate his earth-worshipping religion.  See today’s special report at:  David Suzuki's gloomy world of nothingness
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LIFESITE NEWSBYTES

On Tuesday, France’s Deputy Education Minister Segolene Royal explained the rules regarding his government’s introduction of the abortifacient morning-after pill in schools. AP notes that school nurses will only be allowed to prescribe the pill in exceptional cases and only if a doctor or family planning center cannot be reached immediately. (Washington Post) In public consultations in Hobart Australia Monday, the Australian Dr. Death, Philip Nitschke,  revealed that he would offer his murderous services in Hobart in the coming year. A Naples news report circulated by Pro-Life E-News notes that Tasmanian doctors slammed Dr Nitschke’s advice and right-to-life campaigners said the […]
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REALWOMEN: ABOLISH THE FEDERAL STATUS OF WOMEN

OTTAWA, Dec 15 (LifeSiteNews.com) – On Monday REAL Women of Canada called for an end to the Canadian government’s Federal Status of Women, noting that the “antiquated agency, with an annual appropriation of about 18 million dollars, has become a tool to ridicule and silence women who do not support its propagation of the radical feminist/lesbian ideology, and the infiltration and forcing of this biased viewpoint on the national agenda.”  Referring to a meeting of the group in Alymer Quebec last week, one attendee from REAL Women reported that the radical feminists ridiculed, jeered, and shouted at an attending panel […]
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