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New Study Proves Feminists Wrong: Women Say Their Abortion Was Not Liberating

A new study of post-abortive women across the United States found that women suffer from long-term negative emotions after aborting their unborn babies.
The research was based on an anonymous online survey of 987 women who contacted a crisis pregnancy center for post-abortion care. The Journal of American Physicians and Surgeons published the study in its Winter 2017 edition. …

http://www.lifenews.com/2018/01/03/new-study-proves-feminists-wrong-women-say-their-abortion-was-not-liberating/


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Canadian Bishops Respond to Call for Extending Assisted Suicide to Children

The leader of Canada’s bishops today released a pastoral statement in regard to the remarkable conclusions of the Special Joint Committee of the Government of Canada on “Physician-Assisted Dying.” Among the committee’s conclusions are recommendations for making assisted suicide available to adolescents and children who might be considered “mature minors.” As well, the committee recommends that psychological suffering be included in criteria for eligibility and that all health-care practitioners must at minimum provide “effective referrals” to those who want to kill themselves. …

https://zenit.org/articles/canadian-bishops-respond-to-recommendation-to-extend-assisted-suicide-to-children/?utm_source=ZENIT+English&utm_campaign=ae8270c380-English_Daily_Newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_9d61d53235-ae8270c380-42039977