Joe Scheidler


Raw Judicial Power

NOTE: Below is the third chapter of “Racketeer for Life: Fighting for Culture of Death from the Sidewalk to the…

Rest in Peace, Justice Scalia

I am deeply saddened by the death of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia. He was a brilliant mind and a…

Pro-Life Activism Brings Back Memories of Montgomery, 1965

  Joe Scheidler (back left) with a group of Sisters of Charity of the Blessed Virgin Mary and students from…

Rest in Peace, Charlie Rice

On February 25, longtime University of Notre Dame law professor Charlie Rice died at the age of 83. In the…

Joe Scheidler Pays Tribute to Brother Paul O’Donnell

On February 20, longtime pro-life advocate Brother Paul O’Donnell died at the age of 55. Brother Paul O’Donnell speaks at…

Rest in Peace, Dr. Jack Willke

On February 20, pro-life pioneer Dr. John Willke died at his home in Cincinnati at the age of 89. Dr….

Will Abortion Ever Be “Settled”?

“History will sort out right and wrong,” Josh Noel assures us of this in his May 27 Chicago Tribune column….

Who Is Planned Parenthood’s Newest Member? You’ll Never Guess

For reasons unbeknownst to me, the other day I received at our home address my official Planned Parenthood Membership Card,…

Notre Dame Refiles Its Lawsuit against the HHS Mandate

As a graduate of the University of Notre Dame (class of 1950) and a former instructor there, I was happy…

The Meaning of Independence Day for Pro-Lifers

The 4th of July probably means more to pro-lifers and all true patriots than any date in modern history. On…

Walking with Our Lord Jesus Christ on the Sidewalks of Chicago

It was a very unique experience, to put it mildly. There we were yesterday, some 200 Catholics and other Christians…

Thanks, Bill. We Needed That

A column by William Saletan who covers science for Slate, appeared in Thursday’s Chicago Tribune as an attack on the…