President Bush and Senator McCain Address National Right to Life Conference

By Tim Waggoner ARLINGTON, VA, July 4, 2008 (LifeSiteNews.com) – During yesterday’s National Right to Life Conference, President George Bush and Republican presidential candidate John McCain gave video addresses to the audience, in which they expressed their support for the unborn’s inherent right to life and their unity with the country’s pro-life movement. LifeNews.com reports that after thanking the audience for their “commitment to protecting the unborn,” the President exclaimed, “The nation’s Declaration of Independence exists to give the right to life to the unborn.” “I have proudly stood with you to make sure this nation stands up for this […]
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Golden Arches Awash in Rainbow Colors: Family Group Boycotts McDonalds for Support for Homosexual Ag

By Peter J. Smith OAK BROOK, Illinois, July 4, 2008 (LifeSiteNews.com) – An American pro-family group has launched a boycott of McDonald’s until the global fast food giant declares neutrality in the culture wars and guarantees that it will no longer support the homosexualist agenda. The American Family Association, which has at least 2.2 million members, declared the boycott of McDonald’s after the company refused repeated requests to withdraw McDonald’s name, logo, and endorsement from the National Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (NGLCC) website, which lists McDonald’s as a “Corporate Partner.” The AFA has stated that McDonald’s status as a […]
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Formal Request Filed to Terminate Morgentaler’s Appointment to the Order of Canada

OTTAWA, July 4, 2008 (LifeSiteNews.com) – On behalf of the 41,000 members of Canada Family Action Coalition and the “hundreds of thousands of like-minded Canadians,” on July 3rd, 2008, CFAC filed a formal request in accordance with the Paragraph 25(c) of the Constitution of the Order of Canada for the Advisory Council to recommend that the Governor General terminate Henry Morgentaler’s appointment to the Order of Canada. Dr. Charles McVety, CFAC President, said, “Henry Morgentaler’s conduct is unbecoming a member of the Order of Canada, violating paragraphs 3(b)(i) and (ii) of the Constitution of the Order of Canada, thereby, tarnishing […]
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UK Contraception and Abortion Promoters calling for Sex Ed for Four Year-Olds

By Hilary White LONDON, July 4, 2008 (LifeSiteNews.com ) – Explicit sex education ought to be compulsory for children as young as four, says a pair of abortion-promoting organisations in the UK. The Family Planning Association, the UK’s answer to Planned Parenthood, and Brook, both registered charities, are calling for children of pre-primary age to be indoctrinated into the new sexual mores. Speaking to BBC Radio’s Newsbeat today, Brook’s Chief Executive, Simon Blake said, “If we get high quality sex and relationships education in every primary and secondary school across the UK all the evidence shows teenage pregnancy rates will […]
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Amnesty International Pushes Mexican High Court to Uphold Legal Abortion

 By Piero A. Tozzi and Juan Carlos Perez July 3, 2008 (LifeSiteNews.com/C-Fam) – Global human rights group Amnesty International (AI), which officially abandoned its neutrality on abortion in 2007, has authored a pro-abortion legal memorandum addressed to the Supreme Court of Mexico asking the high court to uphold liberal abortion in Mexico City. The memorandum directly contradicts AI’s previous position that “there is no generally accepted right to abortion in international human rights law.” AI’s memo supports a liberalized first-trimester abortion law passed last year by Mexico City’s Legislative Assembly that has been challenged by Mexico’s Attorney General. AI cites […]
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LifeSiteNews.com NewsBytes for July 3, 2008

* Disclaimer: The linked items below or the websites at which they are located do not necessarily represent the views of LifeSiteNews.com. They are presented only for your information. ABORTION   Opposition to Morgentaler’s Order is wide and deep and intense – National Post Politics Editor  https://network.nationalpost.com/np/blogs/posted/archive/2008/07/03/kelly-mcparland-opposition-to-morgentaler-s-order-is-wide-and-deep-and-intense.aspx   Court affirms law calling unborn ‘living human beings’ – Ruling lifts Planned Parenthood injunction against South Dakota’s abortion statute  https://www.worldnetdaily.com/index.php?fa=PAGE.view&pageId=68387   Woman gets year in jail for forging girl’s abortion parental notice  https://www.christianexaminer.com/Articles/Articles%20Jul08/Art_Jul08_12.html   A federal appeals court ruled that South Dakota can begin enforcing a law requiring doctors to tell women […]
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