North Carolina “Choose Life” License Plates “Unconstitutional”, Says Federal Court

Choose Life License Plate

The Fourth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals today upheld a judge's ruling that North Carolina's anti-abortion "Choose Life" license plate is unconstitutional.At issue is that there is no plate supporting the competing (pro-abortion) viewpoint. There is no plate which reads “Abortion Is Good” or “Choose Death”.Actually, there were some proposals from the abortion rights side which were proposed but rejected in 2011, when North Carolina lawmakers approved the “Choose Life” plate. Rejected prop … [Read more...]

Archbishop Aymond’s Boycott: “We Cannot Cooperate With Evil”

Archbishop Gregory M. Aymond

From the Archdiocese of New Orleans comes one of the most effective anti-abortion protests to date.On January 27, Archbishop Gregory M. Aymond of New Orleans published a letter in the Clarion-Herald, the Archdiocesan newspaper, which has been distributed in every Catholic church in the metropolitan area.  In it, Archbishop Aymond announces that the Archdiocese of New Orleans will boycott any person or business who plays a role in helping to erect a new Planned Parenthood facility on … [Read more...]

Great News for Pro-Lifers!


Over at the Kresta in the Afternoon blog, I posted a great news item:Tomorrow, the Guttmacher will release a report claiming that the abortion rate has fallen to the lowest level since 1973--the year that the Supreme Court, in its infamous Roe v. Wade decision, made abortion the law of the land.There's more to celebrate, too:  Guttmacher complains that there were more state restrictions imposed on abortion in 2011-2013 than in the entire preceding decade.Go over and read about … [Read more...]