Tag: USA

Vietnamese Catholic activist arrived in the US for asylum

In communist Vietnam, being active in social justice and bold in one’s faith could mean threats, harassment, or even imprisonment.

Babies with Down syndrome are being denied the right to be born in Denmark

The Danish National Board of Health reports that 95% of pregnant women whose fetus has a chromosomal abnormality opt for abortion.

Texas and Louisiana can defund Planned Parenthood

The ruling could be appealed to the U.S. Supreme Court.

California churches take fight against state abortion coverage mandate to court

They argued, that the state “shouldn’t be forcing churches to pay for abortion.”

2 dead, 3 injured after stabbing at Grace Baptist Church in California

Religious services were not in session at the time of the stabbing, the building was being used as a homeless shelter.

Kansas school cancels Operation Christmas Child after complaint

The shoe box project was cancelled due to the complaint of atheist group.

Eugenic abortions will no longer be legal in Tennessee

For the Republican governor of Tennessee, Bill Lee, the sentence means victory in a battle - though not a war - to save life.

Pro-life organisations sue Washington DC over arrests outside Planned Parenthood

Two students were arrested trying to express in chalk what they were not allowed to say in paint. 

Massachusetts allowed late-term abortion while removing parental consent

The amendment was crafted after efforts to pass a standalone bill liberalising the state’s abortion laws failed to gain traction.

Pro-life groups sue DC over arrests outside Planned Parenthood

They argue that government officials cannot discriminate peaceful expression of beliefs.