Faith News in Focus: Abortion Leader “Woman of the Year,” A Victory for Religious Liberty in Michigan, and Inspiration from an ISIS Captive

Apparently butchering and selling baby body parts is considered healthcare — at least, according to Glamour Magazine. The women’s periodical this week named Planned Parenthood CEO Cecile Richards one of its “Women of the Year,” and stunningly dubbed her a “health advocate.” Also, an 11th sting video on Planned Parenthood is released, revealing even more depravity.

Abortionist says Harvesting Intact Head is “Something to Strive For” in New Planned Parenthood Video

An abortion doctor at a Texas Planned Parenthood clinic told undercover investigators that she hasn’t yet been able to harvest a fully intact fetal head, but added, “This will give me something to strive for!”  The chilling dialogue is captured in the 11th sting video released today by The Center for Medical Progress (CMP).   

Do All the GOP Presidential Candidates Really Stand for Life?

How committed are the current GOP presidential candidates to the pro-life cause? Of the eight who spoke last week at the Values Voter Summit in Washington, D.C., six mentioned ending abortion and/or defunding Planned Parenthood. Ben Carson and Donald Trump did not. In recent weeks, Carson’s commitment to the pro-life cause has been questioned because

With Critical Abortion Votes Looming, OK Senator Urges Pope to Discuss “Biblical” Life Issues

This week, the U. S. Senate is considering bills to ban abortions after 20 weeks; to defund Planned Parenthood; and to hold abortion providers criminally liable for failing to provide medical care to babies born alive. Despite this, Pope Francis reportedly will focus his comments during his U.S. visit on climate change, not life issues.

10th Sting Video Shows Planned Parenthood Won’t “be bullied by ridiculous laws”; Hides Organ-trafficking

A 10th sting video released today by the Center for Medical Progress shows that Planned Parenthood knew that affiliates were illegally selling baby body parts. And, they actually coached affiliates on how to hide it! Captured on the video is a revealing conversation between Deb VanDerhei, national director of Consortium of Abortion Providers at Planned

Survivor of botched abortion tells Congress: Planned Parenthood makes sure “failures” like me don’t happen

To Planned Parenthood, Melissa Ohden’s existence would be considered a failure. Born after soaking five days in a toxic saline solution, Ohden miraculously survived her mother’s abortion. But, as Ohden testified Wednesday before a Congressional hearing investigating Planned Parenthood, “(I)f my birthmother’s abortion would have taken place at a Planned Parenthood, I would not be

Gianna Jessen Asks Congress “If abortion is about women’s rights, then what were mine?”

“If abortion is about women’s rights, then what were mine?” Gianna Jessen asked a House Judiciary Committee that question today — and with good reason. Thirty-eight years ago, Jessen miraculously survived a saline abortion. This morning, she told her remarkable story to a House Judiciary Committee investigating Planned Parenthood’s practice of harvesting and selling the body parts of aborted babies — even

Abortion Survivor Hopes Testimony Will Change America’s Apathy

Like many pro-life activists, Gianna Jessen is heartened that the recent sting videos revealing Planned Parenthood’s practice of harvesting and selling aborted baby parts has energized the pro-life movement. But, she’s also angered by what she sees as widespread apathy. “I’m thankful that there is an uprising over them, but I’m astonished that the entire

New Video Gives Stunning Look Inside Trade in Fetal Body Parts: “No hands and feet…attached…Make it so that we don’t know what it is.”

A new video released by the Centers for Medical Progress (CMP) provides more evidence that Planned Parenthood sold entire aborted babies to StemExpress, a company that procures fetal tissue from clinics and then sells it to research laboratories. It also gives a revealing look inside the gruesome trade of fetal body parts, which reportedly repulses

Judge Removes Injunction; New Video Shows Executive Laughing About Dead Fetuses

A California Judge this afternoon lifted an injunction restricting The Center for Medical Progress (CMP) from releasing videos it secretly took involving executives with StemExpress, a company that buys fetal tissue from Planned Parenthood. Immediately, the CMP released a new video showing Cate Dyer, CEO of StemExpress, laughing about receiving intact dead fetuses from Planned