The media and Opposition parties are still making a big deal over the Harper government's pledge in 2010 to stop funding overseas abortions. But the fact is that they never actually stopped funding abortion.
The NDP's House leader made an excellent speech on Thursday defending MP's rights to free expression. But it's amazing he pulled it off with a straight face given his own party's record on freedom of conscience, religion, and expression.
The bishops of Canada's largest province have issued a document on Catholic social teaching that highlights the right to life as "the basic human right," but there's still concern that it doesn't go far enough.