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ALERT! Radical Feminists, Homosexuals, and Abortionists are Taking Over

“Radical Feminists, Homosexuals and Abortionists are taking over and The Family and National Sovereignty are under threat!” This seemed to be the mantra of several morning sessions on the third and final day of the World Congress of Families.

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Here We Go Again: Early Morning Amendments Threaten HIV Prevention, Research, Reproductive Health

Amendments to the House FY 2010 Labor-H Appropriations bill will attempt to prohibit syringe exchange, rescind funding for HIV research and defund reproductive health programs. What they are and how you can take action.

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DC Abortion Ban Lifted by the House of Representatives; Effort Moves to Senate

Tonight, the House of Representatives passed a spending bill, the Financial Services and General Government Appropriations Act, that included a provision for lifting the ban on Washington, D.C.’s use of local funds to pay for abortion services for low-income women.

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Democrats, Religion, Common Ground: A Response to Korzen

In a recent article, Chris Korzen criticizes those wary of his and others’ roles in “common ground” efforts and claims the Democrats had abandoned Catholics. But good facts are critical to good ethics and Korzen fails to provide evidence for his claims.

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Obama and the Pope: Symbolism, Not Substance

Pope Benedict recently claimed that the church does not "interfere in any way in the politics of States."  However, recent evidence suggests that the pope’s claims that church does not "interfere…in the politics of States" are more than a little disingenuous.

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State-level Anti-Choice Efforts Target Pharmacies and Provider Conscience Laws

Conscience clauses are becoming an increasingly popular mode of anti-choice legislation. While a bill in Louisiana represents a compromise position, bills pending in other states are more restrictive.

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Ohio Supreme Court Prohibits Off-Label Use of RU-486 and Denies Release of Clinic Records

Two court cases were decided today by the Ohio Supreme Court, one limiting off-label use of RU 486 and the other protecting confidentiality by denying access by parents of one girl who received an abortion at a Planned Parenthood clinic to the records of other girls receiving services.

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Come Together to Prevent My Murder

There can be no common ground unless all parties are truly safe.  The pro-life movement must reject violent acts and violent messaging and the Obama administration must be more proactive in addressing violence against clinic workers.

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Waldman and Saletan: Oh What A Fine Bromance!

In "Two men, No Uterus," Will
Saletan and Steve Waldman spent as much time as possible complimenting each other’s work and as
little as possible on real substance.  In the end they suggest that "common ground" is a political football game based on a fake play.

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“Pro-Life” Legislator to Hungry Kids: Get A Job!

A pro-life Missouri legislator blasts plan to continue school lunches for low-income children over the summer and tells hungry children: get a job!!!!

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