Where Canadian Candidates Stand on Abortion and Euthanasia Now Available

TORONTO, September 29, 2008 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Campaign Life Coalition, the political arm of the pro-life movement in Canada, has compiled a webpage detailing where candidates for the October 14 federal election stand on life issues.  “We’re very pleased that the page is up and running so voters can view their candidates’ responses,” Mary Ellen Douglas, National Coordinator for CLC told LifeSiteNews.com.  “It’s updated daily so please check in to see where your candidates stand,” she added.   According to the website, pro-life Canadians are urged to assist in the process by asking their local candidates to answer the pro-life questionnaire and […]
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International Pro-Life Conference “Creating a Culture of Life” Kicks Off This Thursday

By Thaddeus M. Baklinski TORONTO, September 29, 2008 (LifeSiteNews.com) – One of the most important aspects of this year’s International Pro-Life Conference “Creating a Culture of Life” is the opportunity to personally meet pro-life leaders from around the world and to join and participate in the network of groups and individuals who promote the culture of life. This Thursday, October 2nd, at 7:00 p.m., meet Joanne Byfield, active in Canada’s pro-life movement for almost twenty years, Jim Hughes, International Right to Life vice-president and president of Campaign Life Coalition Canada, and Dr. Jack Willke, president of Life Issues Institute and […]
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New York’s 15-Foot No Speech Abortion Bubble Zone Bill Denounced as “Unconstitutional”

By Hilary White   NEW YORK, September 29, 2008 (LifeSiteNews.com) – The Speaker of the New York City Council announced last week a bill that would remove legal protections for those engaged in peaceful protests outside New York abortion facilities. Speaker Christine Quinn, head of the New York City Council told gathered news media that the timing of the Clinic Access Bill, to coincide with the start of the pro-life 40 Days for Life campaign, was “very much on target.”   The bill proposes to set up a 15 foot “bubble zone” in which pro-life demonstrators and sidewalk counselors would be forbidden […]
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PASTORAL MESSAGE OF THE CANADIAN CONFERENCE OF CATHOLIC BISHOPS ON THE OCCASION OF THE 40TH ANNIVERS

1. Four decades have already elapsed since the publication of the encyclical Humanae Vitae by Pope Paul VI (1968), a text which caused a great deal of controversy, provoked contradictory reactions and met with considerable misunderstanding. 2. The Plenary Assembly of the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops (CCCB) is taking advantage of this 40th anniversary to invite the faithful to discover, or rediscover, this prophetic document focusing on “the transmission of human life…a most serious role in which married people collaborate freely and responsibly with God the Creator,”1 a matter that is “intimately connected with the life and happiness of […]
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Life Issues News Highlights September 26

* 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. Google has heretofore claimed to be neutral on life issues, while actually hewing very strongly to one side — favoring abortion advocacy and providers – Kathryn Jean Lopez, National Review  https://article.nationalreview.com/?q=YzdlOWEwZTE4NzZjOGUyODdhMGJkZWJlZWI4Y2EzYjg=   ADF to defend Irish abortion ban – will represent Family Research Council before European Court of Human Rights  https://www.alliancealert.org/2008/09/22/adf-to-defend-irish-abortion-ban/   Teen abortion rates have plummeted in the past 30 years. Why aren’t we seeing the same decreases for older […]
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A Different LifeSiteNews Just for September 26

Dear Readers,   We did not plan to publish LifeSiteNews while we were away but there were some late reports and numerous links of interest that we managed to assemble for you. So here they are.   We have included a list of links to reports on the economic crisis that is undoubtedly very much on your minds. You may not have seen any of these via the mainstream media because of their different perspectives. This massive economic problem will undoubtedly effect life and family and our cultures in significant ways.   We don’t pretend to even remotely understand all […]
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The Economic Crisis News Highlights

* 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.   UN chief calls for ‘global leadership’ “We see new centers of power and leadership—in Asia, Latin America and across the newly developed world,”   https://www.breitbart.com/article.php?id=080923141957.0wwwqogq&show_article=1   China paper urges new currency order after “financial tsunami”  https://www.reuters.com/article/ousiv/idUSPEK4365020080917?sp=true   The Left is exulting in the near melt-down of our free market financial system.  https://www.frontpagemag.com/Articles/Read.aspx?GUID=69A9BE58-43CD-43D9-80E4-D651E42D023B   George Soros, Maurice Strong and company redefine the Middleclass – Is wholesale market manipulation the new al […]
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US Election News Highlights – September 26

* 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. US ELECTION – Obama   Is a vote for Sen. Obama a “pro-life vote”?  https://insightscoop.typepad.com/2004/2008/09/is-a-vote-for-s.html   Could Senator Barack Obama’s popularity among black voters hurt gay couples in California who want to marry?  https://www.nytimes.com/2008/09/21/us/politics/21gay.html?_r=1&hp=&adxnnl=1&oref=slogin&adxnnlx=1222096076-8GFe+70CQHsOnTnSwqrKjw   Barach Obama Apparently Doesn’t Know the Difference Between a Fetus and an Infant   https://www.wesleyjsmith.com/blog/2008/09/barach-obama-apparently-doesnt-know.html   Obama – Lucifer is my homeboy   https://townhall.com/columnists/AnnCoulter/2008/09/17/obama_lucifer_is_my_homeboy   Obama’s Faltering Religious Outreach Revs Up by Deal W. Hudson      […]
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