Life Issues

Series

Fetal Pain

On Oct. 3, 2017, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act (H.R. 36). The bill is now pending in the U.S. Senate.

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Article

Remembering Norma McCorvey

Focus on the Family Issue Analysts

Her real name was Norma McCorvey. McCorvey, who later became a Christian pro-life activist, died February 18, 2017.

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Focus on the Family Broadcast

Episode

Reaching Hearts on Abortion (Part 2 of 2)

Bioethics speaker Scott Klusendorf explains how pro-lifers can use a friendly, logical conversation to promote the value of life, and refutes common pro-abortion arguments. (Part 2 of 2)

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Focus on the Family Broadcast

Episode

Reaching Hearts on Abortion (Part 1 of 2)

Bioethics speaker Scott Klusendorf explains how pro-lifers can use a friendly, logical conversation to promote the value of life, and refutes common pro-abortion arguments. (Part 1 of 2)

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Initiative

Whole Woman’s Health v. Hellerstedt

Case Name: Whole Woman’s Health v. Hellerstedt
At Issue: Life Issues
Hearing Date: March 2, 2016
Decided: June 27, 2016

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Woman holding a pregnancy test

Article

The Debate Over ‘The Morning After Pill’ Explained

Carrie Gordon Earll

Is it truly contraception or it is abortion? The debate over the “morning after pill” may hinge on a single definition.

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Article

Q & A Regarding David Daleiden’s Indictment

Bruce Hausknecht

We've put together this brief Q&A, which addresses the most-asked questions regarding the "David (Daleiden) vs. Goliath (Planned Parenthood)" scenario that's currently playing out in mainstream and social media.

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Article

A Case to Defund Planned Parenthood

Carrie Gordon Earll

Efforts to pull funding from Planned Parenthood are coming from a variety of directions. From freestanding bills to legislation to "repeal and replace" of the Affordable Care Act, the push to defund the abortion giant continues on Capitol Hill in several forms.

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Episode

Defunding Planned Parenthood

Carrie Gordon Earll discusses why Planned Parenthood is frequently the target of pro-life criticism.

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Initiative

ACTION ALERT: Defund Planned Parenthood

TAKE ACTION: Ask Your Member of Congress to Support HR 3134!

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An unborn child. Their fate is in your hands.

Initiative

ACTION ALERT: Their Fate is in Your Hands

Major pro-life vote scheduled in the U.S. Senate for Tuesday, Sept. 22.  Please contact your two senators TODAY and ask them to support and vote for HR 36, the "Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act".

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Episode

Rep. Franks (AZ) Explains H.R. 36

Rep. Trent Franks (AZ) explains H.R. 36,  the "Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act."

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Series

Stem Cell Research

Stem cells are the basic building blocks of the human body. They are responsible for creating, replenishing and rejuvenating over 200 of our body's cell-types.

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Physician assisted suicide

Series

Physician-Assisted Suicide

Death is the inevitable fate of all humans. When facing death, the question may arise as to whether or not third parties should be allowed to intentionally end the life of the patient or help the patient commit suicide.

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Series

Pro-Life Advances: Technology on Our Side

More than 40 years after abortion became legal in this country, and more than a decade after embryonic stem-cell research was touted as the next big thing in regenerative medicine, why are more people shying away from these options?

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Series

Abortion: Why I'm Pro-Life

Making the case for life when it comes to abortion is easier when you have the facts about its impact on women, preborn children and culture.

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Adult children caring for ill dad

Series

Making Medical Decisions for a Loved One: A Caregiver's Guide

Today’s advances in medical technology can sustain the lives of patients in otherwise dire circumstances. Some people want every possible treatment medical science can offer in every situation; others do not.

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Article

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