US COMPANY CREATES FIRST CLONED HUMAN EMBRYO

WORCESTER, MA., November 26, 2001 (LSN.ca) – “The news that scientists from Advanced Cell Technology (ACT) Center in Worchester, Massachusetts have cloned a human embryo ushers in a dark era for humanity,” says Jim Hughes, National President of Campaign Life Coalition. Hughes was reacting to yesterday’s announcement by the company that they had used somatic cell nuclear transfer to create a human clone which survived until the six-cell stage before it stopped dividing. Published first in Scientific American and in the Journal of Regenerative Medicine, ACT revealed that it first found evidence of their living human clone on October 13. […]
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UK MPS TO HEAR EVIDENCE OF UN COMPLICITY IN CHINA ONE-CHILD POLICY

LONDON, November 26, 2001 (LSN.ca) – Steven W. Mosher, president of Population Research Institute (PRI), and the first American social scientist permitted to conduct field research in China, made a presentation to UK parliamentarians today on the United Nations involvement in China’s coercive one-child policy. “It is widely recognized in the West that voluntarism does not exist in China’s family planning policy,” said in the House of Lords during his presentation entitled: “Ethical foreign policy? Western funding for population control programmes in China”. “The evidence obtained on videotape by PRI in China a few weeks ago confirms this fact”, Mosher […]
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UK PRO-LIFE GROUP DEFIES AD BAN DESPITE POTENTIAL PENALTIES

LONDON, November 26, 2001 (LSN.ca) – The Society for the Protection of Unborn Children (SPUC) in the UK has insisted on placing newspaper advertisements which describe morning-after pills as abortion-inducing, despite a warning from advertising regulators. Donna Mitchell of the Committee for Advertising Practice warned the group that continued ads with the banned message could lead to fines and imprisonment. John Smeaton, SPUC’s national director, is prepared to go to jail rather than accede to the Advertising Standards Authority’s ruling that SPUC should change its claim so that it is presented as opinion rather than fact. Ms Mitchell told The […]
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FLAHERTY LAUNCHES CAMPAIGN FOR ONTARIO TORY LEADERSHIP

WHITBY, ON, November 26, 2001 (LSN.ca) – Jim Flaherty, the only candidate in the race for Ontario Tory Leader who has declared himself pro-life, launched his campaign Friday. Flaherty, the Deputy Premier and Minister of Finance, used his speech to his supporters to emphasize that he is a man of principle and solidly in support of the private school tax credit which he initiated. Political insiders say that while the other contenders for Leader have all said they would not remove the tuition tax credit, their statements are based on fear of negative reactions from voters rather than a commitment […]
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NEW WORLD YOUTH ALLIANCE WEBSITE

New York, November 23, 2001 (LSN.ca) – The revamped World Youth Alliance website is now on line. Additions to the site will be made in the coming months. See https://www.wya.net
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RAUNCHY RADIO SHOW HOST HOWARD STERN DUMPED FROM CANADIAN AIRWAVES

TORONTO, November 23, 2001 (LSN.ca) – The Howard Stern Show, known for foul language and graphic and degrading sex talk, will have its final Canadian airing in Toronto today. The Toronto Star reports “the self-proclaimed ‘King of All Media’ was dumped after a steady drop in local ratings” – a 50% drop since his high-profile debut on Toronto’s Q107 rock station in 1997. Q107, owned by Corus Radio, decided to buy out Stern, even though he was under contract until 2003. Interestingly, the Star reports that John P. Hayes – the man who famously fired Stern from New York’s WNBC […]
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CHRISTMAS BEING REPLACED IN SOME BRITISH TOWNS

One town uses name from Harry Potter book for its politically correct season LONDON, Nov 5, 01 (CWNews.com/LSN.ca)) – Residents of Luton, England, will not be able to celebrate Christmas this year. Instead, the town’s official ceremonies will be re-branded “Luminos,” a word taken from the wildly popular line of Harry Potter books. In it’s attempts to be all-inclusive, the town on the outskirts of London has been accused of “politically correct paranoia” by both Christian and Muslim groups. Iain Bainbridge, a spokesman for the Christian Institute, described the approach as a “ridiculous overreaction.”“It is not so much an agenda […]
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DOCTOR CHARGES UN WITH IGNORING WOMEN’S NEEDS FOR BASIC MEDICAL CARE

ST JOHN’S, NF, November, 23, 2001 (C-Fam.org/LSN.ca) – The medical director of a Catholic relief agency charges that UN officials in some of the poorest countries in the world reject the assistance of obstetricians and gynecologists if they do not offer reproductive services. Dr. Robert Walley, medical director of MaterCare International (MCI), charges he has been routinely ignored by UN officials once they learned that he was Catholic and pro-life, even though pregnant women desperately needed medical attention. Walley believes these actions show the UN is more interested in stopping births through contraception and abortion than helping women who suffer […]
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LIFESITE NEWSBYTES

FLAHERTY AND WITMER TO ANNOUNCE ONTARIO TORY LEADERSHIP CANDIDACY TODAY Finance Minister Jim Flaherty and Environment Minister Elizabeth Witmer will announce their Tory leadership bids today. Labour Minister Chris Stockwell will launch his bid Monday. LifeSite will present pro-life analyses of the new candidates Monday. VIDEO SUGGESTS STOCKWELL DAY TO RUN FOR ALLIANCE LEADERSHIP The Toronto Sun reports Canadian Alliance Leader Stockwell Day has made a video promoting the party and himself just weeks before he’ll say if he’s running to keep his job.  https://www.canoe.ca/TorontoNews/ts.ts-11-23-0036.html PRAYER REQUESTED   Long time Campaign Life Coalition activist Carl Scharfe has recently been diagnosed […]
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US NEWS ROUNDUP

MAN KILLS BABY AFTER GIRLFRIEND REFUSED ABORTION   Pennsylvania man accused of killing infant daughter By Matthew Gilbert, Court TV PHILADELPHIA ( Court TV) – Angry that his girlfriend refused to have an abortion, Henry Hohberger III, killed their 7-week-old daughter, authorities said Thursday.  https://dailynews.yahoo.com/h/ct/20011116/cr/pennsylvania_man_accused_of_killing_ infant_daughter_1.html VATICAN NEWSPAPER SAYS EUTHANASIA UNDERMINES DEMOCRACY https://www.ewtn.com/vnews/getstory.asp?number=21170
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