End of Life Issues

“The V-Word Is As Bad As the N-Word”

Wesley Smith, writing at First Things: Using the word “vegetable” to describe people with a cognitive disability or impairment is…

End of Life Issues

“Euphemisms as Political Manipulation”

Wesley Smith, writing at First Things: Today assisted suicide is described almost exclusively through euphemism, especially in media coverage. The…

End of Life Issues

Cardinal Dolan Prays for Life and Liberty at DNC

Three Cheers for Cardinal Dolan! From the beginning he’s led the fight against the HHS Mandate with courage and expert…

Abortion

Assisted Suicide and Abortion

Along with the news of Dr. Jack Kevorkian’s death on Friday, also released last week was a related story from…

End of Life Issues

March 23, 2005

March 23, 2005—The League holds a protest at Daley Plaza in downtown Chicago over the court-ordered death by dehydration of…

End of Life Issues

What Would Cardinal Bernardin Do?

On March 9, Illinois Governor Patrick Quinn signed legislation ending the use of the death penalty in the State of…

Abortion

Parents Would Have Preferred To Kill Their Baby

I don’t want to minimize the pain of Danielle and Robb Deaver at the loss of their baby Elizabeth. But…

Abortion

Looking Outside Yourself This Advent

The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel is taking a survey. Do you think a quadriplegic who suffers from depression should be able…

End of Life Issues

Vote Pro-Life: Abortion Creates a Culture of Violence

As the election draws nearer, we need to continue to remind our friends and family that abortion must remain at…

Abortion

People Are The Problem

I am very bothered when people make the argument that people are the problem with the world. Their argument is…

Abortion

Country Music Speaks to the Pro-Life Mission

On Sunday evening my husband Joe and I attended the First Annual Life and Hope Concert benefiting the Terri Schindler…

Clinic Witness

Caritas in Veritate Conference

On Saturday I attended the annual Respect Life Conference for Parish Committees, hosted by the Respect Life Office of the…

End of Life Issues