Abortion

Partial Transcript of “The View”

November 23, 2009

Whoopi Goldberg:  Now, Congressman Patrick Kennedy said he was asked by a Rhode Island bishop to stop receiving communion because of his stance on abortion.  The Church has been sparring with lawmakers about restrictions in the health care bill.  But, is this the right tactic to do?  To say that you cannot come and take communion? When on one... [Read more...]

A Notre Dame Witness for Life

June 19, 2009

Bill McGurn June 2009 This article is an excerpt from a recent speech given by Bill McGurn to Notre Dame’s Center for Ethics and Culture Good evening… The precipitate cause of our gathering tonight is the honor and platform our university has extended to a President whose policies reflect clear convictions about unborn life, and about the value... [Read more...]

Obama and Notre Dame

June 19, 2009

Bill Donohue June 2009 When I first learned that President Barack Obama was invited to give the commencement address and receive an honorary law degree at the University of Notre Dame, I walked into McGeever’s pub and told the boys that they would not believe which Catholic university was going to honor the president. “Don’t tell me Notre Dame,”... [Read more...]

Human Rights Stood on Its Head

March 19, 2009

William Donohue March 2009 On January 23, President Barack Obama rescinded the Mexico City Policy that barred federal funds from being used to promote or perform abortions overseas. He was immediately congratulated by every pro-abortion organization in the nation. The next day he won their plaudits again when he said that “It is time that we end the... [Read more...]

Some Really Love Abortion

January 19, 2009

William Donohue January-February 2009 The pro-life movement knows that 2009 will test its reserve more than ever before. It is an appropriate time, then, to consider what we’re up against. Most of those in favor of “choice” don’t have the courage to complete the sentence. The “choice” they support does not entail choosing between chocolate... [Read more...]

Culture War Ready to Explode

December 31, 2008

William Donohue December 2008 We have been in the throes of a culture war for the past half-century, but never has it been more imperative to buckle your seat belts until now. Quite frankly, the culture war is about to explode. The culture war pits traditionalists against modernists. To be more specific, it pits those who ascribe to the timeless values... [Read more...]

Obama and Infanticide

December 19, 2008

2008 “When he was in the state senate, Barack Obama worked hard against a bill that would provide health care for a baby who survived an abortion…. This is called ‘selective infanticide’…. There’s been a media cover-up on this…” -Bill Donohue, “Fox and Friends,” May 15, 2008 The Catholic League has been... [Read more...]

“Common Ground” Catholics

October 19, 2008

William Donohue October 2008 After George W. Bush won reelection in 2004, it was disclosed that “values voters” played a major role in defeating the Democrats. More than any other issue, it was abortion that proved decisive: the “values voters” preferred the pro-life position of the Republican Party. It didn’t take long before some Democrats,... [Read more...]

Washington Times ad on Obama’s Abortion Record

September 22, 2008

ad published in Washington Times September 22, 2008 On page 10 of Catalyst, we reproduced the ad that ran in the Washington Timesweekend edition; the ad called attention to Sen. Obama’s NARAL record and his support of selective infanticide.  Read More →

A Pro-Life Public

January 19, 2006

By Kate O’Beirne (Catalyst January/February 2006) For over thirty years, the plain words of Roe and Doe have been distorted by the media. On the 30th anniversary of the decisions, media polls reflected the ongoing disinformation campaign. CNN asked, “Do you favor the Supreme Court ruling that women have the right to an abortion during... [Read more...]

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