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The UK denies clear protection against gender based abortions

MPS VOTE AGAINST EXPLICIT BAN ON SEX-SELECTIVE ABORTIONS By Simon Caldwell – Monday, 23 February 2015 Fiona Bruce’s amendment to the Serious Crime Bill has been voted down by the Commons An attempt to make the sex-selective abortions of baby girls an explicitly criminal offence has been thrown out by the House of Commons. An amendment to the Serious Crime Bill, tabled by Fiona ... Read More »

The baby who SURVIVED an abortion…

…and the mother racked by guilt that she may have harmed the tiny child she now adores. Shannon Skinner, 20, and 24-year-old partner Anthony Hunt’s story caused media storm earlier this year Couple are showing off Amelia to the world for the first time May take years before doctors can say if abortion drugs Shannon was given to end pregnancy ... Read More »

ACL Urges Government to Reject Subsidy of Abortion Drug RU486

MEDIA RELEASE Friday, 26th April 2013 The Australian Christian Lobby (ACL) has urged the government to reject the recommendation of the Pharmaceutical Benefits Advisory Committee (PBAC) to publically fund abortion drug RU486. ACL spokesperson Wendy Francis said subsidising the controversial drug – a recommendation likely to be made by PBAC today – ignores the human rights of the unborn and ... Read More »

Submissions to Remove Medicare Funding For Sex Selection Abortions: SPEAK UP NOW!

Deadline Wednesday 24 April 2013 Last month, Senator John Madigan introduced into the Senate the Health Insurance Amendment (Medicare Funding for Certain Types of Abortion) Bill that would remove Medicare funding for sex-selection abortions. There are reports that sex selection abortions currently take place in Australia for those couples who have a cultural preference for boys or for “family balancing” ... Read More »

A Story About A Life: Anti-Abortion

Archbishop Stylianos of Australia: On Abortion Dearly beloved, With this letter, I wish to address in particular the sensitivity and charity of all the faithful of our Archdiocese in order to remind the sacredness of human life, which apparently we have not yet taken as seriously as we should. I do not refer to the daily actions at the expense ... Read More »