Posts Tagged: Down Syndrome

VIDEO: “Blessed” – An Adoption Story: Maria Pearl

December 1, 2017 | 3 comments | Posted in Adoption | Tags: ,

“The root of adoption is an awareness that a child is in need of one of the most important elements in life: a mom and a dad.“

Jeremy and Sarah Samek live outside of Pittsburgh and recently adopted a beautiful … Read more

People with Down syndrome: “We are the canary in the eugenics coal mine.”

October 27, 2017 | No comments | Posted in abortion | Tags: , , ,

On October 25, 2017, the House Appropriations Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education Subcommittee, chaired by Rep. Tom Cole of Oklahoma, held a hearing on “Down Syndrome: Update on the State of the Science and Potential for Discoveries Across … Read more

How your email can help children with Down syndrome

October 5, 2017 | 6 comments | Posted in abortion | Tags: , ,

October is National Down Syndrome Awareness Month and this year Pennsylvanians have a simple and direct opportunity to express support for children with Down syndrome.

Nineteen State Senators, led by Senator Scott Martin (R-Lancaster) have sponsored Senate Resolution 174 (SR174), … Read more

“Embrace, Don’t Erase” /// 9 Top Quotes from SR174 Press Event

September 19, 2017 | 2 comments | Posted in abortion, Politics | Tags: , , ,

Senator Scott Martin has now introduced a resolution – SR174 – to encourage support and respect for children and individuals with Down syndrome. Here are a few highlighted quotes along with video of the full press conference:

“We should not… Read more

Gov. Wolf’s Road Trip for Planned Parenthood Continues, While Senators Stand for Life

September 19, 2017 | 3 comments | Posted in abortion, Politics | Tags: , , , ,

Today, while members of the State Senate stand to condemn the aborting of babies diagnosed with Down syndrome, Pennsylvania’s Governor joins the state’s largest abortion business – Planned Parenthood – for another photo-op.

recent CBS report praised Iceland for … Read more

New Report Shows Good News for Those with Down Syndrome

August 26, 2014 | No comments | Posted in abortion, Children, Family, Health, Life, pro-life | Tags: , , , ,

Today, in the Philly Inquirer, our friends at Susan B. Anthony List in D.C. highlight a new report showing good news for those with Down syndrome – extended life span, other physical treatments to improve quality of life, etc. Read Read more

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

The Video That Should Go Viral!

March 9, 2012 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags: , ,

Choose Life!After you watch this, consider that upwards of 90% of Down Syndrome children diagnosed prenatally never see the light of day; and their parents never see the special light of their children’s lives, as these blessed parents did.  World … Read more

“Peace, Man!” A Memory from the PFI Banquet with Sarah Palin

September 15, 2010 | No comments | Posted in Family, Health, Politics | Tags: , , , , ,

Our recent banquet with Sarah Palin in Hershey left a great impression on many of the 1,100 in attendance. We’ve heard many positive comments and praise for the event. But I like this story the best, because it helps give … Read more