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The Strange World of Margaret Sanger’s Birth Control Review: Part I

About 25 years ago, I bought a complete set of Margaret Sanger’s journal The Birth Control Review and ambitiously set out to read every one of its 5,631 pages.  The strange experience left me just a little uncertain about what is real and what is not.  Sanger’s world has that [...]

By |2020-08-28T10:10:03-04:00April 18th, 2017|Categories: Abortion, Eugenics|Tags: , , , |
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Who was Marie Stopes?

Marie Carmichael Stopes was the United Kingdom’s answer to America’s Margaret Sanger. Both women lived during the same era.  Both were vocal eugenicists and birth control pioneers in their respective nations during the 1920s and 1930s, and their writings show that their views on eugenics and racial purity were identical. [...]

Planned Parenthood’s 100th: Cause for Celebration or Sorrow?

This Sunday, the glitterati will celebrate the one hundredth anniversary of the Planned Parenthood Federation of America.  Senate Democrats have introduced a resolution honoring PPFA.  One hundred Hollywood stars have signed a congratulatory letter to the organization.  Hillary Clinton herself has spoken repeatedly about how much she adores the abortion [...]

By |2019-11-15T16:30:13-05:00October 15th, 2016|Categories: News and Commentary|Tags: , , |

Down Syndrome Does Not Make Life Disposable

(Zenit.org) — The Holy Father’s universal prayer intention for September was, “That the mentally disabled may receive the love and help they need for a dignified life.” This is such a timely prayer. In recent weeks there has been a steady drumbeat to dehumanize and marginalize those with mental challenges, especially [...]

By |2020-01-22T09:42:08-05:00October 20th, 2014|Categories: News and Commentary|Tags: , , , |
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Prenatal Test Brings Eugenics Back to Germany

A new controversial prenatal blood test for Down's syndrome, developed by biotech company LifeCodexx, launched this month in Germany, Austria, Switzerland and Liechtenstein. It seems that we are in for another life protection scandal in Europe, and possibly for the return of mainstream eugenics to German-speaking Europe. The new PrenaTest [...]

By |2020-01-31T11:21:28-05:00August 28th, 2012|Categories: News and Commentary|Tags: , , , , , |
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HLI Hails Pro-Life Victory in Liechtenstein Referendum

Voters reject measure aimed at legalizing abortion that targeted disabled babies. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DATE: September 19, 2011 CONTACT: Stephen Phelan 540-622-5270 – SPhelan@hli.org – www.hli.org FRONT ROYAL, Virginia — Human Life International (HLI) President Father Shenan J. Boquet today praised the pro-life victory against a referendum aimed at legalizing [...]

By |2019-11-14T19:24:45-05:00September 19th, 2011|Categories: Press Releases|Tags: , , , |
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HLI Hails Pro-Life Victory in Liechtenstein Referendum

Human Life International (HLI) President Father Shenan J. Boquet today praised the pro-life victory against a referendum aimed at legalizing abortion in the Principality of Liechtenstein on Sunday that specifically targeted disabled babies. “Against mounting international pressure both from the European Union and the United Nations, the people of Liechtenstein [...]

By |2020-01-28T18:49:04-05:00September 19th, 2011|Categories: News and Commentary|Tags: , , , |