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Dr. Alveda King: Media Lies Belie Duty to Publish Truth About Abortion and Civil Rights

Dr. Alveda King: Media Lies Belie Duty to Publish Truth About Abortion and Civil Rights

Staten Island, NY – “If media members print distortions, half-truths, or lies, they are duty bound to print corrections. Associated Press reporter Bob Lewis has printed a lie,” said Dr. Alveda King, director of African American Outreach for Priests for Life. King cited a Washington Post excerpt where AP reported: “In little-noted LG race, GOP’s voluble and volatile Jackson debates wonky Dem doctor, Northam – By Associated Press ARLINGTON, Va. — Virginia’s lieutenant governor candidates… clashed over health care, how…

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Working Together is a Win-Win Situation

Working Together is a Win-Win Situation

The following report is proof positive that when we stay in our lanes and do our best work and respect others who are on different pages in the same book, leaders get bolder and are more willing to approach all or nothing based on successful advances. Kansas State Representative Steve Brunk said Friday after the passage of the omnibus pro-life bill, “There are a growing number of legislators who want to explore the practicality of moving toward fetal heartbeat as…

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Personhood Battle At The Core of Life Fight

Personhood Battle At The Core of Life Fight

Success or failure? Where will the quest for unity lead us? A successful legislative strategy in North Dakota which includes a personhood referendum bill has proven that unity is the best policy. Although there may be legal battles in the horizon, the first step has been taken and all those involved are to be commended. But other states, like Iowa, also show us that we still have much work to do as a movement as pro-life bills never even made…

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History Had Been Made!

History Had Been Made!

After four years of hard work pro-life personhood legislation has passed both houses of the North Dakota legislature! This means that North Dakota is only a popular vote away from being the first state in American history to ban abortion! The passage of the legislation will place a referendum on the 2014 general election ballot that will let the people of North Dakota declare that life begins at conception. If the referendum passes on November of 2014, it will set…

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Pro-life Concerns Mentioned at King Memorial

Pro-life Concerns Mentioned at King Memorial

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: January 21, 2013 Contact: Leslie Palma 347-286-7277 ATLANTA, GA. — Having just returned from the 45th Martin Luther King, Jr. Annual Commemorative Service at Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta, Fr. Frank Pavone, National Director of Priests for Life, issued the following statement: “I was pleased to join with the King family once again today in honoring the memory and recommitting ourselves to the Dream of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. In particular, Elder Bernice King, Martin’s…

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Personhood: A Pragmatic Guide to Prolife Victory in the 21st Century and the Return to First Principles in Politics

Personhood: A Pragmatic Guide to Prolife Victory in the 21st Century and the Return to First Principles in Politics

By Daniel Becker “’Personhood’ is at the very heart of the 21st Century Civil Rights Movement. My Uncle Martin once said that to deny a person is “to say that he has no right to existence.” Whether it is Dred Scott, Sojourner Truth, 1968 Sanitation Workers, or a baby viewed in a 3D Ultrasound, from conception until natural birth, a person is a human being, entitled to life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness. This right to personhood is a…

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Taking ‘personhood’ back

Taking ‘personhood’ back

Here is an article Fr. Frank wrote about ‘personhood.’ An issue that has grabbed more traction in recent days. Specifically, Mississippi’s Amendment 26. Pastor Walter Hoye of Personhood USA has been working in California with the same goal as the Mississippi amendment. My friend Walter is a humble leading voice in the Personhood Movement! I recently did an awareness ad to support the Personhood message. In it, I noted that: In America we protect the eggs of certain animals but…

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Cain, Bachmann, Gingrich Say Yes to Life – Cain Leads With Innovative Economic Recovery Plan

Cain, Bachmann, Gingrich Say Yes to Life – Cain Leads With Innovative Economic Recovery Plan

As the Republican presidential candidates battle to become the next presidential nominee for the Republican Party, a new Rasmussen poll shows the economy as the number one issue people are concerned about. Rounding out the top five issues of concern are government ethics and corruption, health care, taxes, and education. The issue of abortion didn’t even make the top ten. How disappointing! Abortion should be at the top of the list. Abortion touches all of the other issues directly or…

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