Roundup: Colorado Abortion Clinic Threatened


Colorado Abortion Clinic Threatened
After Kansas abortion
provider Dr. George Tiller was shot and killed in May, an abortion
clinic in Boulder, CO, was threatened, as reported by the ColoradoDaily.com.
At the Boulder Abortion Clinic, Dr. Warren Hern, like Tiller, is one of
the few providers in the country to perform late-term abortions. Warren
and his clinic, as well as a "number of individuals and facilities"
have been under the protection of the U.S. Marshals Service since
Tiller’s murder, according to the article.


Boulder police would not comment on the severity of the threat because an investigation is still being conducted.

Bachmann Speaks out against Obama’s Proposal to Lessen Restrictions on Abortion
The Minnesota Independent
reported that Rep. Michele Bachmann and her colleagues from the House
Pro-Life Women’s Caucus spoke at a press conference against President
Obama’s proposal to reinstate public funding for abortion in the
District of Columbia, a restriction that were originally enacted by the
Dornan Amendment. No videos from the press conference were posted, but
Bachmann also spoke on the House floor two weeks ago, according to the article, and there is a video of her argument on the site.


In her speech, Bachmann said:

 

"When this government is in the red, red ink up to our eyeballs, we
don’t have money to pay for the intentional murder of unborn children…What we are seeing is an even higher percentage of
babies that are losing their lives in the minority community. In
particular, we see this with minority communities as they access
medicaid funding. If they have Medicaid funding, government funding, we
will see more abortion and we will see this particular in the minority
communities."



Nancy Pelosi Meets with the Pope in Italy
Nancy Pelosi, a
Catholic and abortion rights supporter, was told by the Pope Wednesday
that Catholic politicians cannot support abortion rights, according to
a Reuters
article. In the past, bishops accused Pelosi and Vice President Joe
Biden of misrepresenting the Catholic Church’s teachings on abortion.

 

A statement given by the Vatican said:

 

"His Holiness took the opportunity to speak of the requirements of the
natural and moral law and the Church’s consistent teaching on the
dignity of human life from conception to natural death …"

 

The article
said Pelosi later gave a statement praising the church’s fight against
poverty, global warming and hunger, but did not mention the abortion
issue.

OTHER NEWS TO NOTE:

June 25: Asheville Citizen-Times:Sex-ed compromise endorsed

June 24: LifeSiteNews:Total Breakdown in NY Senate Stalls Homosexual "Marriage" and Abortion Resolution

June 24: CitizenLink: House Hate-Crimes Bill May Target Pro-Life Servicemen and Women

June 24: AlterNet: Lila Rose: The New Darling of Anti-Choice Right-Wingers

June 24: People v. State: Does the killer of Tiller the killer deserve to be killed?

June 25: Times of India: HC slams dist courts on adoptions

June 24: Intermountain Catholic: Crossroads students walk, pray for unborn children

June 24: FOX News: Obama to Meet With the Pope Next Month

June 24: USA Today: U.S. court revives Va. ban on late abortions

June 24: LifeSiteNews: "Our Finest Hour": Chris Smith Invokes Churchill’s Words in Keynote Pro-Life Address

June 24: The Christian Institute:‘Gay rights’ laws shut RC adoption society

June 24: WSJM:Unwanted Pregnancies Legislation Proposed In Lansing

June 24: Examiner: Episcopal priest: God rejoices in abortion, "sickened" that new rite seeks His forgiveness

Feb 19: Reuters: Pope to Pelosi: Catholics cannot back abortion

June 22: America Magazine: Embryonic Confusion (sub. required)

June 24: Dallas Observer:Can teaching rebellious teenage girls how to become old-school "ladies" save them from a cycle of teen pregnancy and poverty?

June 24: Catholic News Agency: Jalisco challenging norm that authorizes abortion in cases of rape

June 24: MedPage Today:FDA Approves Generic Emergency Contraceptive for Teens

June 24: LifeNews: Pro-Life Senator Warns Obama State Department Nominee Koh Backs Abortion

June 24: Spero News: How many women die from unsafe abortions?

June 24: Desert Dispatch:Abortion stalks women every day

June 24: Minnesota Independent: Bachmann speaks out on D.C. abortion ban

June 24: Windy City Times: Obama’s upcoming hush-hush damage control meeting with LGBTQ leaders

June 24: LifeNews: Missouri Pro-Life Advocates Back Roy Blunt Over Robin Carnahan for Senate

June 24: Non-Profit Times: Using Blogs To Back Winners

June 24: LifeNews: Arizona Legislature Sends Pro-Life Bills on Abortion to Governor Jan Brewer

June 24: LifeNews: Pro-Life Women in Congress Want to Stop Obama’s Bid for Tax-Funded Abortions

June 24: NARAL Pro-Choice Maryland: Nancy Keenan at "Mainstreaming Extremism" Panel

June 24: Wichita Eagle: Letters to the editor on 69-cent fee hike, Catholic Church, Operation Rescue, abortion, road repairs

June 24: Coloradoan: Abortion, murder not the same

June 24: Arkansas Democrat-Gazette: PB doctor under U.S. inquiry over birth-control device

June 24: CBN: Focus on the Family and President Obama

June 23: LifeNews: Louisiana Abortion-Conscience Bill Strengthened, Senate OKs Pro-Life Measure

June 24: Kentucky Courier-Journal:A pro-life program

June 23: Colorado Daily: Police: Warren Hern’s Boulder Abortion Clinic threatened

June 23: Kansas Liberty: NPR report on Tiller disappoints local activists

June 23: Catholic Culture: CANADIAN BISHOPS’ CONFERENCE DENIES THAT AGENCY SUPPORTS PRO-ABORTION GROUPS

June 23: Seattle Times: (Letter) Death penalty

June 23: Intellectual Conservative: Conservatism, the Pro-Life Movement, and the Killing of George Tiller

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  • http://feministsforchoice.com invalid-0

    That’s horrible about Dr. Hern in Colorado, but sadly it’s not surprising. He’s been living with the daily threat of violence since Dr. Tiller was first shot back in 1993. Here’s sending him some good protective energy. God knows he’ll need it!