Joint Statement of CSOs on Family in the Post-2015 Summit Outcome

THE FAMILY AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT: A Statement of Civil Society on Paragraph 38 in the Final Draft of the Post-2015 Summit Outcome Many Member States have articulated the view that…

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Before Obama Visit — Kenyan Government Removes US Pro-Abortion Ad

  A PR campaign by two abortion groups hoping to gain support from Kenyans to pressure President Obama to rescind US policy to fund overseas abortions — backfired. Catholics for…

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The Pope’s Forgotten Message in “Laudato Si”

Here are the widely ignored, but strongly worded Pro-Life sections of Pope Francis’ new encyclical on the environment. The Pope chides those who offer easy justifications for abortion and calls…

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Guttmacher: Only those who approve of abortion should monitor it

For half a century, the Guttmacher Institute has been attempting the “Epic Split” of attempting to frame itself as both an impartial source of facts about human sexuality and reproduction…

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The EU Fundamental Rights Agency – a playground for radicals?

Whoever may have hoped that the departure of Morten Kjaerum as Director of the might offer the controversial EU Fundamental Rights Agency (FRA) the possibility of a fresh start must have…

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Calls to Obama to Change Helms Amendment Not about Rape Victims

Abortion advocates are exploiting victims of sexual violence in conflict to advance their own narrow agenda – opening up a new funding stream to international abortion groups and changing abortion…

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Are hormonal contraceptives really safer than aspirin?

There are certain statistics that take on a life of their own. They are easily encapsulated in a soundbyte, they are rarely linked to a specific citation, and because of…

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Updated OHCHR Report on Sexual Orientation

On Monday, the OHCHR posted the much anticipated update of the 2012 report on discrimination and violence on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity on the website of the…

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President of Pontifical Academy Responds to Critics of Vatican Conference on Climate Change

Following my interview with Archishop Marcelo Sánchez Sorondo, Chancelor of the Ponitifical Academies of Science and Social Sciences, and my article in First Things explaining why pro-life concerns with the Vatican conference…

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Nigeria’s Bishops Offer Help to Boko Haram Survivors

  Nigerian bishops are stepping forward to assist hundreds of young women who were rescued recently from Boko Haram, as the head of the UN Population Fund (UNFPA) denies it is…

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