Wendy Davis and Karen Santorum: Two Pregnancies, Two Problems, Two Points of View

Letters to Gabriel

In 1996, Texas Democrat Wendy Davis learned that the child she was carrying in her womb had a severe and life-threatening abnormality.That same year Karen Santorum, wife of then-Senator Rick Santorum (R-PA), learned that the child she was carrying in her womb had a severe and life-threatening abnormality.How the two women dealt with their “problems” exposes the chasm which divides pro-life and pro-abortion Americans. * * * * *WENDY DAVIS Wendy Davis (D-Texas) burst onto the natio … [Read more...]

Poland’s Dr. Bogdan Chasan: Humble Hero Is Unambiguously Pro-Life

Dr. Bogdan Chazan

A physician has become a popular hero in Poland, after he was fired from his position as director of Warsaw's Holy Family Hospital for refusing to refer a pregnant woman for an abortion. In April, Warsaw obstetrician Dr. Bogdan Chazan was approached by a woman who wanted an abortion, after learning that the baby she carried might be seriously deformed.  The child had been conceived via in vitro fertilization in a fertility clinic. Dr. Chazan refused to perform the abortion or to permit it to be … [Read more...]

Quick Thoughts Re. Louisiana Rep. Bill Cassidy’s Pregnant Daughter

U.S. Rep. Bill Cassidy (R-LA)

"Some have speculated," writes The Blaze assistant editor Zach Noble, "that [Lousiana Representative Bill] Cassidy publicly acknowledged his daughter's pregnancy to preempt the media finding out."  Noble adds that the Louisiana Congressman and GOP Senate candidate intended his statement "as a rejection of abortion.""Well, DUH...." I wanted to say, as I read the story in The Blaze.The intimation that a pro-life legislator would use his pregnant daughter as a tool in his Senate run s … [Read more...]