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See Michael Coren’s Sun Media column on the Tom Long campaign controversy in today’s LifeSite Special Report: Long’s Coming Up Short Sun columnist Allan Fotheringham writes that a US political specialist known for negative attack strategies to help campaigns in trouble was behind the Tom Long campaign’s attempt to slam Stockwell Day by manipulating comments on LifeSite.  American Life League reported yesterday that it has confirmed allegations that the dissident group,  Catholics for a Free Choice (CFC), “is endorsing a plan to circumvent national laws by performing abortions in international waters.” A staff member called CFC, asking them: “Are you […]
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EUTHANASIA STANCE IMPORTANT TO VOTERS

WASHINGTON D.C., June 1 (LifeSiteNews.com) – The National Right to Life’s daily commentary on Tuesday discussed the priority American voters place on candidates’ views about assisted suicide and euthanasia. Despite mainstream claims that life issues are secondary in relevance, NRLC noted that according to a May l9-23 Wirthlin poll of 1001 people 18 years of age and older, 64% said that a candidate’s views on euthanasia and assisted suicide were important to them. They were “Very Important” for 31% of respondents and “Somewhat Important” for 33% “in determining their vote.” Furthermore, “By more than a 2-1 margin – 65% to […]
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MORGENTALER CONDEMNS ‘TWO-TIERED’ ABORTION ACCESS

OTTAWA, June 1 (LifeSiteNews.com)  Leading Canadian abortionist, Dr. Henry Morgentaler, is trying to piggyback on the current health care controversy raging throughout the country by calling on the federal Liberals to address the problem of “two-tiered” abortion access in the country. Objecting to the different levels of access to abortion in each province, he said that “this is a situation which should not exist.” Stretching the rhetoric surrounding health care, he claimed that “women in this country look to [Health Minister] Rock as the defender of medicare” to provide equal access to abortion across Canada. The Montreal Gazette, reporting on […]
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