COSTA RICA TELLS UN THAT FOR IT “HEALTH SERVICES” DOES NOT MEAN ABORTION

UNITED NATIONS, October 25, 2001 (LSN.ca) – Bernd Niehaus, the representative of Costa Rica to the United Nations told the General Assembly’s Third Committee (Social, Humanitarian, Cultural), yesterday that his country had difficulty with the draft document of the Special Session of the Assembly on children. The difficulties pertain to the UN definition of the term “reproductive health services” which a Canadian delegate revealed includes abortion. A UN report on yesterday’s proceedings notes Niehaus said, “There was still some work to be done on the draft document, particularly regarding health and reproductive health services. In Costa Rica, it should be […]
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AUSTRALIAN SUPREME COURT ACQUITS ACCUSED IN EUTHANASIA CASE

PERTH, October 2, 2001 (LSN.ca) – The Australian Supreme Court Tuesday acquitted a Perth doctor who was charged with the willful murder of a terminally ill cancer patient. The patient’s brother and sister were also charged with murder. The Australian Broadcast Corp. reports that a Supreme Court jury took just 10 minutes to deliver a not guilty verdict in the case, despite evidence indicating she was murdered by lethal injection and often asked to die. Reports on earlier trials indicate that 48-year-old Freeda Hayes was given three lethal injections, a cocktail of a muscle relaxant and sedatives. However no witnesses […]
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SOUTH AFRICAN MP MOVES MOTION AGAINST PLANNED PARENTHOOD

Says Planned Parenthood Worse Than Any Terrorists PRETORIA, October 24, 2001 (LSN.ca) – In the National Assembly today, Cheryllyn Dudley, MP for the African Christian Democratic Party and Member of the Health Portfolio Committee, presented a Notice of Motion against Planned Parenthood. The text of the motion moved on behalf of the ACDP was that the House: “Notes with horror that while the world focuses on fighting terrorism the bigger enemy of the human race escalates its diabolical activities with virtually no opposition; Condemns the actions of Planned Parenthood in New York and the United Nations Population fund, who are […]
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MEXICAN PRO-ABORTION POP STAR ACCUSED OF OPERATING PEDOPHILE SEX RING

MEXICO CITY, October 24, 2001 (LSN.ca) – Mexican pop star Gloria Trevi, whose mass popularity in the early 1990s led to her being called Mexico’s Madonna, has been arrested on charges of operating an under-age sex ring. Trevi, whose on-stage acts and lyrics promoted abortion rights and contraception, is being held in a prison in Brazil and trying to avoid extradition to Mexico where she will face charges. The London Independent reports that Trevi – along with Sergio Andrade, her manager, and Mary Boquitas, the lead singer in Trevi’s first band – is accused of holding teenage backing singers captive […]
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UNICEF HALLOWEEN BOX DONATIONS USED TO FUND PRO-ABORTION ACTIVISM

NEW YORK, NY, October 24, 2001 (LSN.ca) – “Parents would be scandalized to know UNICEF actively promotes abortion and sexual rights to children,” said Anna Halpine, president of the World Youth Alliance (WYA). “On top of that, the realization of these goals and programs are largely fueled by donations obtained from children trick-or-treating for UNICEF programs each Halloween.” Halpine, a former Campaign Life Coalition leader and WYA founder, noted that UNICEF was founded in 1946, to help starving children after the destruction of World War II, in a WYA press release last year. She noted that over the past couple […]
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UNFPA POSTER SPICE GIRL PRODUCES GRAPHIC SEX WEBSITE FOR UNDER 16’s

Drumming Up Business for Abortion Industry Leader LONDON, October 24, 2001 (LSN.ca) – United Nations Population Fund Goodwill Ambassador, and former Spice Girl, Geri Halliwell has launched a sex website targeted at children under 16 years of age. The site promotes abortion, masturbation and oral sex among youth. The trailer on the site, “LIKE IT IS” reads: “Sick of reading stuff on SEX that doesn’t tell you what you really want to know? Well LIKE IT IS isn’t like that… we’ll tell you everything you need to know EXACTLY AS IT IS … with no frills, no judgments and definitely […]
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US NEWS ROUNDUP

The number of abortions performed in Illinois last year increased by almost 3 percent compared with 1999. Illinois residents obtained 41,483 abortions in 2000 and 41,509 in 1999. Out-of-state residents obtained 5,488 abortions in Illinois last year.  https://www.sj-r.com/news/Tuesday/l.htm The Alabama Pro-Life Coalition Education Fund won approval Tuesday for an official Alabama license plate proclaiming “Choose Life”. The Legislature’s License Plate Oversight Committee approved the bright yellow tag 6-3.  https://dailynews.yahoo.com/h/ap/20011024/us/brf_abortion_license_plate_1.html
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TORONTO GAY PRIDE PARADE NUMBERS “GREATLY EXAGGERATED”

Toronto police give parade participants blanket exemption from indecency law The September/October Reality magazine by REAL Women if Canada slams the Toronto Police and provincial legal authorities for giving special legal protection to participants in the annual gay pride parade who have now started to parade totally nude. As well, Reality states that the Toronto press has greatly exaggerated the numbers attending the parade. Media reports gave attendance numbers of 750,000 to 1,000,000 whereas the actual number says Reality can be generously set, at most, at approximately 154,000. If the higher figures were correct, says the article, “the crowds would […]
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CANADIAN ANTI-TERROR LEGISLATION CONTAINS HATE-CRIME SECTION

OTTAWA, October 24, 2001 (LSN.ca) – According to an Oct. 15 press release and backgrounder posted on the Justice Dept. web site, the proposed anti-terrorism legislation will: —amend the Criminal Code to eliminate online hate propaganda and create a new offence of mischief against places of religious worship or religious property; and —amend the Canadian Human Rights Act to extend the prohibition against hate messages beyond telephone messages to include all telecommunications technologies The changes have startled free speech activists, who suggest that the government’s interpretation of hate propaganda might be used to hamper free speech. The concern is shared […]
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JAPAN POPULATION BUST LEADS TO DIRE NEED FOR IMMIGRATION

TOKYO, October 23, 2001 (LSN.ca) – Takahiko Furuta, director of the Research Institute for Contemporary Society, argues that due to the falling birthrate Japan is in need of 8.37 million immigrants. He says the population will peak at 127 million around the year 2005 and then is likely to fall to 92.3 million by 2050 and to 51 million by 2100. Using a population of 92.3 million as a base, Furuta considers that a 0.1% rise in the annual birthrate would bring the population to 96.3 million. In order to maintain this level, Furuta argues, it is necessary to accept […]
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