Argentina: Court recognizes “human rights” of an orang-utan
Why is judicial activism so dangerous? Because it aggrandizes judges at the expense of the laws they should protect. In the end, however, citizens will simply stop taking laws and judges…
Scientists Discover Children’s Cells Living in Mothers’ Brains
I recommend Scientific American’s recent article on the study finding the physical connection between mother and child “deeper than anyone thought”: Cells may migrate through the placenta between the mother…
UNICEF gives up children, and instead promotes “gay rights”
The acronym “UNICEF” stands for United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund, thus indicating the organization’s original purpose: to help children in need. Nowadays, however, the focus is not anymore set…
Late abortion and infanticide: the testimony of a midwife
When a child is born very prematurely, everything is done to save him. If this is not possible, he received comfort care and is surrounded until his death. Neonatal palliative…
100 NGOs tell European Commission: “Dump controversial ‘Equality’-Directive, respect civic freedoms!”
As the pressuring of some lobby groups for a speedy adoption of the “Anti-Discrimination Directive” increases, so does the resistance against it. 100 NGOs have now jointly sent an open…
Universal Periodic Review: Western pressure on sexual orientation and gender identity
Recently, I wrote about the troubling trend of Western countries using the Universal Periodic Review (UPR) system to pressure Latin American countries to change their laws on abortion. In a…
CDC Stands by UNICEF Vaccines in Kenya
Following is a response of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to questions from C-Fam on the tetanus vaccination in Kenya sponsored by WHO and UNICEF. The questions are…
The Council of Europe refuses to oppose neonatal infanticides.
The ECLJ calls on the Parliamentary Assembly. Every year, children are born alive at the time of the abortion procedure after the 20th week of pregnancy in Europe. They are,…
What is a Child’s Right to Be Heard?
I was at an event at UN headquarters yesterday on the “Child’s Right to Participation”, a buzz phrase for the principles of art. 12 and 13 of the Convention on…
Over 700 Women Killed in Indian Sterilization Camps Between 2009-2012
According to an informative opinion piece in the Indian Express over 700 women (probably many more) have died as a result of India’s population control programs in only a three year period….