A new movie, “The Cider House Rules” by American novelist John Irving, of ‘‘The World According to Garp” fame, is a movie which glorifies abortion, with the father of the hero being an abortionist “helping” women. Michael Caine stars as the abortionist in this Disney/Mirimax production.  (

Pro-life E-News Canada circulated a report from the Xinhua news agency today noting that the Netherlands have legalized abortion beyond the 24th week of pregnancy.

The SCMP news service reported yesterday that the gender ratio in India is becoming more unequal as parents continue to abort their girls in deference to their preference for male children.  (South China Morning Post)

A pregnant woman from mainland China is fighting deportation from Hong Kong arguing that her baby will be forcibly aborted if she returns.  (South China Morning Post)