Catholics and Abortion

The Fractured States of America

By Judie Brown Fracture: “a state of being broken” The signs are everywhere, and the consistency of their symptoms is apparent: America is in need of a dose of the truth that only God in His mercy can provide. We say this after witnessing numerous instances of disinformation being parroted as news, after seeing opinion […]

Reflections from the March for Life

By Jim Sedlak Last week, our ALL team had a booth at the March for Life in Washington, DC. We spent most of Wednesday through Friday talking and interacting with pro-lifers from across the United States and some foreign countries. It was an exciting time. The folks we met were surely on fire for LIFE. […]

Protect the Four-Legged, Not the Two

By Judie Brown My goodness, how the headlines have changed over the past many years! It seems that America has become obsessed with protecting animals from abuse, while the act of euthanasia as a way of dealing with ailing human beings has grown in popularity. In Polk County, Florida, animal lovers were recently invited to […]

Protection for Every Baby—Preborn and Born

By Judie Brown When March for Life Action (MFLA), a sister organization of the March for Life Education and Defense Fund, released its statement in preparation for today’s March, it was a bit concerning. The statement reflects a popular theme. That is that the polling of America should set our pro-life goals, and to my […]

Remembering Nellie J. Gray and the Personhood Principle

By Judie Brown On the eve of the 46th annual March for Life, it is only fitting to remember the brave, committed woman who started the event. In the wake of the US Supreme Court’s tragic decisions Roe v. Wade and Doe v. Bolton of January 22, 1973, accomplished attorney Nellie Gray reacted with indignation […]

The ERA and Other Fictions

By Judie Brown The resurgence of the ERA (equal rights amendment) has once again exposed the underbelly of scum often defined as political debate in some circles, apathy in others. In Virginia, the state legislature has proposed language that would enshrine abortion and all forms of so-called “personal reproductive autonomy” in the state’s constitution. The […]