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The Strange World of Margaret Sanger’s Birth Control Review

By Brian Clowes, PhD / April 18, 2017 /

…England Conference on Birth Control.” Birth Control Review, Volume XV, Number 11 (November 1931), page 320]. [108] Ira S. Wile, M.D. “Contraception and Public Health.” Birth Control Review, Volume XV,…

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Birth Control: Is the Pill an Abortifacient?

By Brian Clowes, PhD and Marisa Cantu / October 24, 2023 /

birth control does. Is the Pill an Abortifacient? “Contraceptive” means a method of birth control that prevents pregnancy by placing a physical barrier between them. However, all birth control pills…

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Birth Control Risks Exposed

By Marisa Cantu and HLI Staff / May 1, 2024 /
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…on the type of birth control used. Let’s go through each of these effects in more detail.  Hormonal Birth Control Risks How Does Hormonal Birth Control Work? Hormonal birth control

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Does Contraception Lead to Abortion?

By Brian Clowes, PhD / April 6, 2017 /

…steadfastly defended the Christian tradition against birth control. The Step from Contraception to Abortion In Western nations, pro-abortion groups work for school-based birth control clinics and comprehensive sex education programs…

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The Difference One Racist Made: Margaret Sanger’s World

By Susan Ciancio / October 20, 2019 /

…reasons. This opened the door for the future legalization of birth control. To advocate for birth control, in 1917 Sanger began to publish The Birth Control Review, which she edited…

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What is Historical Church Teaching on Contraception?

By Brian Clowes, PhD / May 3, 2018 /

…artificial [birth control] methods, no matter how well-meaning the advocates may be, will still further degrade her.12 The Spread of Contraception Inevitably, the expansion of approval of contraception by the…

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The Wonder of Natural Family Planning

By Brian Clowes, PhD / March 31, 2021 /
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…during the first year, which is far better than most mechanical methods of contraception.3 The success rate is even better when the method is combined with temperature observations. Currently only…

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What Are the Environmental Impacts of Hormonal Birth Control?

By Brian Clowes, PhD / June 4, 2021 /
fish in shallow water

…as diverse as amphibians and honeybees are in decline.11 Why Don’t We Hear of The Environmental Effects of Birth Control? The environmental effects of hormonal birth control have been suspected…

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The Negative Effects of the Pill (And Its Ineffectiveness)

By Brian Clowes, PhD / May 11, 2017 /
contraceptive pills

…obtainable, contraception is neither actively nor diligently used. If we had abortion on demand, there would be no reward for the woman who practiced effective contraception. Abortion on demand relieves…

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Why Do So Many “Pro-Choice” Groups Support Forced Abortion?

By Brian Clowes, PhD / August 7, 2020 /
Young Asian woman serious face

…Garrett Hardin,2 psychologist Wayne Bartz, and Edgar Chasteen, who recommended mandatory contraception in his popular book The Case for Compulsory Birth Control. 3 Many were particularly concerned that Catholics were…

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