UN PUSHES TO OUTLAW SPANKING

Tuesday March 3, 1998 See today’s LifeSiteNews stories Send news tips UN PUSHES TO OUTLAW SPANKING NEW YORK, Mar 3 (LSN) – In the recently released report of the 17th session of the Committee on the Rights of the Child, the UN recommends criminalizing parents who use spanking as a form of discipline. Addressing reports from Libyan Arab Jamahiriya, “the Committee expresses its concern about the lack of prohibition in local legislation of the use of corporal punishment, however light, at home.” The Committee concluded that this contravenes the Convention on the Rights of the Child, and recommended that governments […]
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PLANNED PARENTHOOD SAYS POPE GUILTY OF “WAR” AGAINST WOMEN

Friday June 30, 2000 See today’s LifeSiteNews stories Send news tips PLANNED PARENTHOOD SAYS POPE GUILTY OF “WAR” AGAINST WOMEN Terminology Exposes Intent on ICC ROME, June 30 (LSN.ca) – On Friday, International Planned ParenthoodFederation (IPPF) accused Pope John Paul II and the Catholic Church of engaging in “a kind of war” on women by teaching that abortion, promiscuity, homosexuality and contraception are wrong. The comments come in response to the foiled plans of the IPPF in pushing abortion and homosexuality at the Beijing +5 conference. They also expose the feminist strategy with regard to the International Criminal Court (ICC). […]
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15,000 SCIENTISTS CONDEMN KYOTO ENVIRONMENTALIST FANATICISM

Friday April 24, 1998 See today’s LifeSiteNews stories Send news tips 15,000 SCIENTISTS CONDEMN KYOTO ENVIRONMENTALIST FANATICISM FAIRFAX, VA, Apr 24 (LSN) In a petition to the US government, more than 15,000 scientists, two- thirds with advanced academic degrees, have urged the rejection of the climate accord concluded in Kyoto (Japan) in December 1997. The scientists expressed their profound skepticism about the science underlying the Kyoto Accord. One signee, Dr. Frederick Seitz, past President of the U.S. National Academy of Sciences, noted, “The treaty is, in our opinion, based upon flawed ideas there is good evidence that increased atmospheric carbon […]
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DOCTOR SPELLS OUT ABORTIVE NATURE OF “EMERGENCY CONTRACEPTION”

Wednesday June 23, 1999 See today’s LifeSiteNews stories Send news tips DOCTOR SPELLS OUT ABORTIVE NATURE OF “EMERGENCY CONTRACEPTION” ABBOTSFORD, BC, June 23 (LSN) – Writing in yesterday’s release of the journal Medical Post, Dr. H. Robert C. Pankratz of Abbotsford notes that “patients need (the) right info about morning after pill: it’s abortion.” Dr. Pankratz cites a 1994 review article in the American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology explaining that “the predominant effect of the morning after pill is in the disturbance of the normal development and function of the endometrium” which disrupts implantation of the embryo. The doctor […]
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FRANCE’S REPORT ON RWANDA BLAMES UN AND US

Wednesday December 16, 1998 See today’s LifeSiteNews stories Send news tips FRANCE’S REPORT ON RWANDA BLAMES UN AND US PARIS, Dec 16 (LSN) – The French government has published the results of its parliamentary investigation into the Rwandan genocide on the internet. The report finds that the French government had no complicity in the slaughter of over 800,000 Rwandans. It, however, charges that the UN and the United States bear a measure of responsibility for the genocide. The report said UN “passiveness” was “mainly due to the refusal of the United States to envisage, after the debacle in Somalia, any […]
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United Nations Official Slams US for Abstinence Approach to AIDS in Uganda

Wednesday August 31, 2005 See today’s LifeSiteNews stories Send news tips United Nations Official Slams US for Abstinence Approach to AIDS in Uganda JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, August 31, 2005, (LifeSiteNews.com) – The ongoing lament by Canadian condom activist Stephen Lewis continues as the U.N. secretary general’s special envoy for HIV/AIDS in Africa vilified Christians and the Bush Administration for their emphasis on abstinence-only programs. He especially blamed the policy for causing a shortage of condoms in Uganda. The Bush Administration has supported the abstinence-only (in practice) AIDS program in Uganda, a country that has seen great success and boasts one […]
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CAMPAIGN TO OUST VATICAN FROM U.N. GAINS SUPPORT

Friday January 21, 2000 See today’s LifeSiteNews stories Send news tips CAMPAIGN TO OUST VATICAN FROM U.N. GAINS SUPPORT UNITED NATIONS, Jan 21 (LSN.ca) – The campaign launched by the radical pro-abortion group Catholics for a Free Choice to oust the Vatican from the United Nations has gained the support of 400 organizations, according to a report from the Catholic Family and Human Rights Institute (C-fam). C-fam attributes the campaign’s success to “extensive international media coverage, a sophisticated web-site, and advertising in the New York Times.” The groups are now calling for the UN to downgrade the status of the […]
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Christian Couple no Longer Required to Promote Homosexuality in Fostering Children

Friday November 2, 2007 See today’s LifeSiteNews stories Send news tips Christian Couple no Longer Required to Promote Homosexuality in Fostering Children Couple thanks media for making their situation known to public By Hilary White CHARD, Somerset UK, November 2, 2007 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Vincent and Pauline Matherick are the Christian couple in Somerset who chose to retire from fostering needy children rather than bow to the Somerset county council’s demand that they promote the homosexual lifestyle. After the media generated international uproar over their situation, they have been invited back by the council and have had their religious objections recognised. […]
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LifeSite Daily News for Thursday December 7, 2000

Thursday December 7, 2000 See today’s LifeSiteNews stories Send news tips SHARE THIS PAGE: E-mail Print INDONESIA GETS MORNING-AFTER-PILLS AFTER ISLAMIC GROUP CONCEDES TO UN SUPREME COURT DENIES CHARITY STATUS APPEAL OF ABSTINENCE-ONLY YOUTH GROUP NEW BRUNSWICK REFUSING TO FUND MORGENTALER DESPITE FEDERAL PRESSURE STUDY FINDS 75% OF KEVORKIAN VICTIMS WERE NOT TERMINALLY ILL SIAMESE TWIN JODIE SURVIVING AND GETTING STRONGER ABORTIONIST REMOVED AS CHIEF OF OB/GYN’S IN CATHOLIC HOSPITAL HEAR MICHAEL COREN’S REAL AUDIO BROADCAST ABOUT HOLLAND LIFESITE NEWSBYTES INDONESIA GETS MORNING-AFTER-PILLS AFTER ISLAMIC GROUP CONCEDES TO UN JAKARTA, Dec 7, 2000 (LSN.ca) – The Inter Press Service reported […]
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LifeSite Daily News for Wednesday February 9, 2000

Wednesday February 9, 2000 See today’s LifeSiteNews stories Send news tips SHARE THIS PAGE: E-mail Print SWEEPING FEDERAL HOMOSEXUAL LEGISLATION THIS WEEK BAN OF PROMOTION OF HOMOSEXUALITY IN SCHOOLS INTACT IN UK LEGAL ABUSE OF PRO-LIFERS USED AS PRECEDENTS AGAINST FREEDOM CHASTITY WEEK TO BEGIN NEXT WEEK US NEWS ROUNDUP LIFESITE NEWSBYTES SWEEPING FEDERAL HOMOSEXUAL LEGISLATION THIS WEEK OTTAWA, Feb 9 (LSN.ca) – The Toronto Star reported yesterday that the Liberal government is set to introduce an omnibus bill Thursday or Friday which would alter more than 60 federal statutes to grant legal equality between married spouses and homosexual couples. […]
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