Last article of section "Life Issues"
Abortion has been in the spotlight recently, with new laws in Australia and a Supreme Court case to be heard early next year in the United States. In late November the Australian state of Tasmania decriminalized abortion, but with some added measures. The new law bans any form of protest, even a silent one, withi...read more
Articles from section "Life Issues"
Representatives of the “One of Us” campaign met in Krakow, Poland to celebrate their first European Conference, as well as surpassing 2 million signatures. According to the petition website, …read more
Postponed motherhood, with the help of IVF, is an increasingly common practice, but women may well be led to false assumptions regarding their chances of success. This is one of the main …read more
The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) issued a “Special Message” at the conclusion of their fall General Assembly, November 13, in Baltimore, Maryland. USCCB regulations regarding …read more
Claims of politicians not withstanding, the point at which human life begins is settled science. At the moment of fertilization, when the sperm and ovum join, a totally new and unique human …read more
Christian, Muslim and Jewish leaders in Belgium issued a joint communique Wednesday last week opposing the legalization of euthanasia for minors suffering from incurable diseases, a norm that …read more