Poll: Almost Three out of Every Four Canadians Supports Fetal Protection Law

OTTAWA, October 23, 2007 (LifeSiteNews.com) –  In light of the recent murders of several pregnant mothers, the Canadian public is in the midst of a debate on the right to life of unborn children.  Seventy-two percent of Canadians polled in an Environics poll commissioned by Life Canada/Vie Canada say they would support legislation making it a separate crime to injure or kill a fetus during an attack on the mother. Among women, 75% supported the legislation. The Focus Canada poll of 2,047 Canadians was conducted between September 17 and October 14, with a margin of error of ±2.2% nineteen times […]
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Kaczynski Brothers’ Law and Justice Party Ousted in Polish Elections

By Hilary White   WARSAW, October 22, 2007 (LifeSiteNews.com) – This weekend’s Polish elections have resulted in the ousting of the Law and Justice party headed by Prime Minister Jaroslaw Kaczynski. The Parliamentary elections have left the Civic Platform party (Platforma Obywatelska or PO) with over 41% of the vote and 205 seats in the 460-seat Sejm lower house. The results place the party in a minority position to form a coalition government with Polish People’s Party, described as “centrist” by the BBC.   The head of the PO, Donald Franciszek Tusk, is expected to become the new Prime Minister and take […]
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Robert Morris University Blasted for Sending Freshmen to Volunteer at Abortion Centers

By John-Henry Westen   PITTSBURGH, October 22, 2007 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Students for Life of America has slammed Robert Morris University in Pittsburgh for sending first-year students to volunteer at abortion clinics in the area.  Last Saturday about 30 first-year students from the university were sent to one of 15 abortion sites around the Pittsburgh area.  Students were witnessed coming off buses at local Planned Parenthood facilities.   Students for Life suggests that some students were apparently unaware of where they were working, as one student left the building, called her mother and cried as the RMU faculty member demanded she […]
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