Evangelicals Launch Effort to ‘Reduce Abortions,’ Float Contraceptive Advocacy

Monday May 31, 2010 Evangelicals Launch Effort to ‘Reduce Abortions,’ Float Contraceptive Advocacy By Kathleen Gilbert WASHINGTON, D.C., May 31, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) – The National Association of Evangelicals has issued a new resolution on abortion advocacy that calls for pursuing “common ground” towards reducing the abortion rate in America, and included contraception as among possible means of achieving that goal. The “common ground” talking point is often heard from the likes of pro-abortion giants such as President Obama, who famously lectured University of Notre Dame graduates on using “fair-minded words” and not “demonizing” proponents of the legalized killing of unborn […]
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Further Sexualization Proposed For Britain’s Schoolchildren: “Let’s talk about rape.”

Monday May 31, 2010 Further Sexualization Proposed For Britain’s Schoolchildren: “Let’s talk about rape.” To be used by children as young as 11 in Britain’s schools By Thaddeus M. Baklinski LONDON, May 31, 2010 (LifeSIteNews.com) – An “educational pack” containing information about rape, pornography, prostitution, female genital mutilation, forced marriages and human trafficking, has been produced by a UK group called Rape Crisis, to be used by children as young as 11 in Britain’s schools. According to a report in the Daily Mail the author of the proposed course, Laura Colclough, said the £100 pack supports the government’s policies focused […]
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Pope’s Prayer for June: ‘Respect for Human Life from Conception to Natural Death’

Monday May 31, 2010 Pope’s Prayer for June: ‘Respect for Human Life from Conception to Natural Death’ By John-Henry Westen VATICAN CITY, May 31, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Catholics around the world have been asked by the Pope to join him in prayer for life during the month of June. Pope Benedict’s general prayer intention for June is: “That every national and trans-national institution may strive to guarantee respect for human life from conception to natural death”. Pope, Benedict XVI has often requested the faithful to join him in prayer for life and family via monthly prayer intentions. “How blessed we […]
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Summer Matching Campaign Launch Today

Monday May 31, 2010 Summer Matching Campaign Launch Today Dear LifeSiteNews Readers, LifeSiteNews’ scheduled summer matching donation drive begins today This campaign happens to coincide with the fact that our bank accounts are currently near empty at both LifeSiteNews US and LifeSiteNews Canada. We have enough to keep us going for about two weeks. That’s it. Everything goes towards the mission – to the maximum. Can you help us with a financial gift? Before you do, I want to tell you that this matching campaign is operating slightly differently than what you may have seen before. Normally, a matching donation […]
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Pro-Life Carly Fiorina Now Ahead in GOP Battle for Cal. Senate Nomination

Thursday May 27, 2010 Pro-Life Carly Fiorina Now Ahead in GOP Battle for Cal. Senate Nomination By Peter J. Smith SACRAMENTO, California, May 27, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) – With less than two weeks remaining before the Republican primary, pro-life businesswoman Carly Fiorina has managed to take the lead in a three-way primary over a pro-abortion rival and a pro-life “tea party” candidate in California. Recent polls show Fiorina surging ahead in the primary set for June 8. The winner of the three-way GOP battle royal will then challenge pro-abortion California Democratic senator Barbara Boxer, a three-term incumbent, in November. Survey USA […]
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Campaign Life Coalition Launches Petition in Support of Cardinal Ouellet

Wednesday May 19, 2010 Campaign Life Coalition Launches Petition in Support of Cardinal Ouellet By John Jalsevac To sign the petition in support of Cardinal Ouellet, click here. May 19, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) – The last four days have not been easy for Cardinal Marc Ouellet. The archbishop of Quebec City and primate of Canada has been pilloried in the mainstream press across the country, and slammed by Quebec and federal politicians, after he explained Christian teaching on abortion at a pro-life conference hosted by Quebec Life Coalition this past Sunday. Asked by reporters about abortion in the case of rape, […]
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From Bush to Obama: Sanctity of Human Life Day to Gay Pride Month

Monday May 31, 2010 From Bush to Obama: Sanctity of Human Life Day to Gay Pride Month By John-Henry Westen WASHINGTON, May 31, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) – President Barack Obama has for the second year in a row issued a proclamation declaring June “Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Pride Month.” While prior to his leaving office President George W. Bush issued a Sanctity of Life Day proclamation for 2009, such a proclamation was rejected by President Obama for 2010. Wendy Wright, President of Concerned Women for America was not surprised by President Obama’s actions. “Obama is consistent,” Wright told LifeSiteNews. “He […]
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California Catholic College Hosted Pro-Abort Commencement Speaker

Tuesday May 25, 2010 California Catholic College Hosted Pro-Abort Commencement Speaker By Patrick B. Craine MORAGA, California, May 25, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) – St. Mary’s College of California is under fire after hosting a commencement speaker this past Sunday who has been a high-profile proponent of same-sex “marriage” and abortion. Jack O’Connell, California’s Superintendent of Public Instruction, delivered the address at the college’s graduate commencement ceremony on Sunday. O’Connell was a strong opponent of Proposition 8, which amended California’s constitution to define marriage as being between one man and one woman. During the lead-up to the November 2008 vote, he appeared […]
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Jewish Ezra Levant Slams Anti-Christian Bigotry in Canadian Parliament

Monday May 31, 2010 Jewish Ezra Levant Slams Anti-Christian Bigotry in Canadian Parliament By Thaddeus M. Baklinski OTTAWA, May 31, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Conservative columnist Ezra Levant , who is Jewish, has slammed a growing trend of overt anti-Christian bigotry expressed by some elected members of Canada’s parliament. Following a lunch arranged last week by Conservative Member of Parliament for Regina-Qu’Appelle Andrew Scheer for some of his colleagues to meet Msgr. Frederick Dolan, vicar of the Catholic lay organization Opus Dei in Canada, some MPs publicly expressed objections to a representative of a Catholic group meeting with other MPs in […]
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Gary Coleman’s Quick Removal off Life Support and Resulting Death Raises Questions

Monday May 31, 2010 Gary Coleman’s Quick Removal off Life Support and Resulting Death Raises Questions Commentary by Matthew Cullinan Hoffman May 31, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) – The death of Gary Coleman has elicited reactions of surprise and sadness from Americans who had come to know and love the actor through his role on the popular situation comedy Diff’rent Strokes during the late 70s and early 80s. However, what is not being discussed in the mainstream media, what is being assiduously avoided, are the obvious questions: is it certain how Coleman sustained his deadly head injury, and why did his wife […]
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