What occurred last week was a natural result of the pro-life movement's myopic focus on political power and its neglect of cultural transformation. We've tried to change law without simultaneously changing hearts, seeking a harvest without first sowing seeds.
'If I were dying, if I were being dragged away to my death, I would want someone there with me until the moment I died. And that's why we rescue,' said PAAU director of community organizing Kristen Turner.
Despite all of their abusive power and malice, the Department of Justice cannot stop us jailed rescuers from participating in 40 Days for Life or Respect Life Month! Our pro-life witness continues from jail.
An appeal to SCOTUS to get the FACE Act struck down could also initiate an investigation into the evidence for criminal activity at the Washington Surgi-Clinic, ultimately closing the abortion center and putting abortionist Santangelo behind bars.
Davis, a major witness in the second FACE Act trial of pro-life activists for their participation in an October 2020 rescue, also admitted that she must testify 'whenever the government calls upon me.'
Pro-life rescuer Jonathan Darnel, who could spend over a decade in prison for blocking access to a notorious abortion facility in 2020 if found guilty, said facing jail time is simply ‘a normative part of following God in a nation that hates Him.’