Posts Categorized: Health

Claiming the Right to Unhappiness: Aldous Huxley’s Warning from the Future

June 13, 2012 | No comments | Posted in Family, Health, Life, Politics, Uncategorized | Tags: , , , , ,

By Chris Wetzel, PFI Intern

Like most prophets, Aldous Huxley is without honor in his own country. Eighty years ago, Huxley’s dystopian novel Brave New World warned of a future Britain where children are manufactured to precise specifications with fertilization … Read more

Behind China on Human Rights: Barack Obama, “Gendercide,” and Eugenics

June 1, 2012 | No comments | Posted in Family, Health, Life, Politics, Uncategorized | Tags: , , , , ,

In a move that ought to (but likely won’t) outrage women’s rights advocates everywhere, President Obama announced today that he opposes proposed legislation that would ban gender-selective abortions. The president’s position defies commentary to the extent that it is … Read more

Obama Leads Party to Defeat Gendercide Ban

May 31, 2012 | 1 comment | Posted in Family, Health, Life, Politics | Tags: , , , , ,

From Lifenews.com:

Democrats in the House of Representatives prevented passage of a bill that would ban sex-selection abortions. The legislation needed a two-thirds vote and Democrats voted overwhelmingly against the legislation after President Barack Obama and Planned Parenthood came … Read more

Planned Parenthood Gendercide

May 30, 2012 | No comments | Posted in Family, Health, Life | Tags: , , , , , ,

Lila Rose and the Live Action team released a new video on Tuesday showing gendercide at Planned Parenthood. The video is first in a new series titled “Gendercide: Sex-Selection in America,” exposing the practice of sex-selective abortion in the United … Read more

Funding Women’s Health, Not Abortion

May 23, 2012 | No comments | Posted in Family, Health, Life | Tags: , , , , , ,

For Immediate Release May 23, 2012

(Harrisburg, PA) – “It’s time for Planned Parenthood to come clean,” announced Thomas Shaheen, Vice-President for Policy of the Pennsylvania Family Council.

“They claim they do not use taxpayer dollars to pay for abortions. … Read more

Sleeping Giant?

May 22, 2012 | No comments | Posted in Health, marriage, Religious Freedom | Tags: , , , , ,

by Brandon McGinley

As was widely reported yesterday, 43 Catholic dioceses and institutions, including the Archdioceses of New York and Washington, DC, and the University of Notre Dame,  filed suit against the federal government over the unprecedented attack on religious … Read more

Holy Kindness, Batman! Nothing Random Here

March 30, 2012 | No comments | Posted in Family, Health, Life | Tags: , , , ,

By Michael Geer I’ve always wondered about those bumper stickers, “Practice Random Acts of Kindness.”  I appreciate the sentiment, but if you’re practicing anything, it can’t be random.  Anyway, this Caped Crusader is very intentional about brightening the lives of … Read more

Rhetoric Gone Wild

March 27, 2012 | 3 comments | Posted in Health, Life, Politics | Tags: , , ,

Opponents of the “Women’s Right to Know Bill” Hit New Lows

Rep. Babette Josephs (D-Philadelphia) proudly proclaims that she speaks for the “women of Pennsylvania.”  But today, she verbally abused any woman who doesn’t agree with her, including her colleagues.… Read more

Women’s Right-to-Know Act: Ultrasound gives more information

March 5, 2012 | No comments | Posted in Family, Health, Life | Tags: , ,

The following was published in The Patriot News on Saturday March 3.

There is one area of Pennsylvania health care that allows doctors to routinely withhold some of the best information from their patients — information that women deserve … Read more

Federal Court Rules in Favor of Right of Conscience

February 23, 2012 | No comments | Posted in Health, Life | Tags: , , , , , ,

From LifeSiteNews.com:

In a decision that could impact the unfolding debate over the HHS mandate, a federal court in Washington state upheld the First Amendment rights of pharmacists to refuse to distribute potentially abortifacient contraception and abortion-inducing drugs, such as … Read more