New Zealand School Helps a Student Quietly Arrange for an Abortion

School officials in New Zealand are under fire for assisting a student who wanted an abortion. Credit: Getty Images School officials in New Zealand reportedly helped one of their students arrange for an abortion without letting her par...

Should Teens Be Required to Have Parental Consent for Abortions?

Should abortion require parental consent? Credit: Getty Images
In Delaware, "Legislation introduced Tuesday in the House would require parental consent for minors under 18 to get an abortion," according to DelawareOnline.com.
The st...

Do You Want to Know What Justin Bieber Thinks About Abortion?

Justin Bieber attends the "Justin Bieber: Never Say Never" premiere in London. Credit: Jon Furniss, WireImage Justin Bieber is speaking out. The massively popular teen idol offered his opinion about several topics in a Rolling Stone in...In a new Rolling Stone interview, Bieber says he's against abortion, even in cases of rape.

MTV to Air 'No Easy Decision' Special on Teen Abortion

"No Easy Decision," an MTV documentary, follows three teens who chose to have abortions. Credit: Getty MTV's "Teen Mom" and "16 and Pregnant" series may have helped bring teenage parents into the media spotlight, but the struggles of p...MTV documentary will focus on teens who chose to have abortions.

Should This Woman Have an Abortion? Vote Now!

A couple is putting their private decisions up to a public vote. Credit: ColorBlind Images/Getty Images
Whether or not to have an abortion is an extremely emotional and painful decision that ... Naaaah! Lighten up! Have some fun with it! Wi...
A couple takes a personal and painful abortion decision -- and has fun with it!

Congresswoman Jean Schmidt Talks Abortion in Front of the Kids

Republican Congresswoman Jean Schmidt of Ohio described abortion as murder. Credit: Kris Connor/Getty Images
At 6 years old, children may or may not know where babies come from. Many parents object to kids that age getting any sex education in sc...
Young children at Catholic school assembly get a little impromptu sex ed from conservative congresswoman.

Woman Told to Abort Pregnancy or Die Chooses Death

Donna Blanks, 32, was warned that her ongoing kidney problems meant that pregnancy was likely to kill her and was told to terminate her baby if she wanted to survive, but she refused. Credit: Caters News / 310pix.com
Opponents of legal abortion...
A Welsh woman fulfills a lifelong dream of becoming a mother -- at the expense of her own life.

Abortion Psychologically Damages Teen Girls? Not Really, Study Says

Guilt? Not here. Credit: Corbis
Do not get an abortion. Never mind all the moral and philosophical arguments. You will be wracked with guilt and depression. Actually ... not so much. Teenage girls aren't booking that particular guilt trip. ...
A new study says girls who get abortions are no more likely to feel guilty or depressed than their peers who got pregnant and had their babies.

Opinion: Compassion Does Not Begin At Conception And End At Birth

Will "reckless" miscarriage be the newest felony? Credit: Corbis
A 17-year-old pregnant girl in Utah paid -- actually paid -- a vicious brute to beat her to the brink of death. She took the risk because she hoped the beating would cause her...

Could a 'Reckless' Miscarriage be Murder? Utah Bill Might Make it So

If you're in a motorcycle accident while you're pregnant, should you be charged with murder if you have a miscarriage? Riding a motorcycle could be riskier than driving your father's Oldsmobile. But are you a murderer? That's the center of a ...

Atlanta Billboards Proclaim 'Black Children Are An Endangered Species'

Credit: Kendrick Brinson, The New York Times / Redux
Ads that proclaim "Black Children Are An Endangered Species" are raising eyebrows in Atlanta. The 65 billboards, one of which is pictured above, are simple -- just that phrase, a large phot...

Tim Tebow Super Bowl Ad Kicking Up Controversy

Florida quarterback Tim Tebow embraces his mother, Pam, during a pre-game ceremony for graduating seniors last year. Credit: Phil Sandlin, Pool / AP
Super Bowl XLIV doesn't kick off until Feb. 7, but an ad featuring college quarterback Tim Tebow ...

British Doctors Leave Preemie to Die

Baby Jayden had the misfortune of being born two days too early. Even though he was born at 21 weeks and 5 days into his mother's pregnancy, the preemie had a strong heartbeat and was moving his arms and legs upon delivery. But according to his mo...

School Bans Pro-Life T-Shirt - Seventh Grader Sues

Did a school have the right to ban this T-shirt? Photo: American Life League
The mother of a California seventh-grader forced to remove her pro-life T-shirt is suing school administrators, claiming that her daughter's First Amendment rights we...

Baby Born at 23 Weeks Doing Well Six Months Later

Jessica Hawkins was born at 23 weeks, weighing less than a pound and a half. Photo: Getty Images
Jessica Hawkins was born on December 29, 2008, after only 23 weeks in the womb. She weighed 1 pound, 7 ounces. For comparison, that's less than a ...


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