“Lies, Corruption, and Scandal”: Live Action’s New Exposé of Planned Parenthood

Lila Rose - Live Action president

Live Action, Lila Rose's new media movement dedicated to building a culture of life and ending abortion, has taken on Planned Parenthood again today. In a new campaign aimed at encouraging legislators to end all taxpayer funding for Planned Parenthood Federation of America, Live Action has just released a "damning investigative report" on the abortion giant that details shocking activity within the organization's walls, including the sexual abuse of children, facilitating taxpayer-funded … [Read more...]

“We Are Church” Movement Leader Is “Shocked” by Her Excommunication

From the We Are Church USA website, a photo of the LCWR Chicago vigil

Martha Holzer, a senior leader in the dissident Catholic group We Are Church, is "shocked" that Pope Francis has taken the extraordinary step of excommunicating her and her husband Gert. Pope Francis took this action after the pair "simulated the Mass"--that is, they regularly took part in “private Eucharistic celebrations” at her home with no priest present.  The Church considers the simulation of the Mass a delictum gravius, or “grave delict”. *     *     *     *     … [Read more...]

Sr. Jeannine Gramick Asks Obama to Expand Abortion Coverage Worldwide

Jeannine Gramick

Sister Jeannine Gramick, dissident nun and co-founder of the controversial New Ways Ministry, has joined with 30 other faith-based groups from the Protestant, Jewish and Muslim faiths to petition President Obama to clarify, then repeal the Helms amendment, which restricts aid funding for abortion services. The Helms amendment, which was introduced in 1973, prohibits the use of U.S. aid monies to fund abortion as a method of family planning or to "motivate or coerce any person to practice … [Read more...]