Health

Abortion Rights Issue Regains Momentum

By Jazelle Hunt NNPA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – When she was five months pregnant, past the point where she could obtain a legal abortion, 23-year-old Kenlissia Jones of Albany, Ga. ordered prescription abortion pills from a Canadian website. When Jones started feeling pain, she Read More

Politics

Gosnell Case Looks at Both Sides in Abortion Debate

by Larry Miller Special to the NNPA from the Philadelphia Tribune The case against Kermit Gosnell was, initially, an investigation into a prescription pill mill. Eventually, that escalated to one of the most grisly and horrific murder cases in Philadelphia history. From the beginning, when Read More

No Picture
Op-Ed

Beyond the Rhetoric: The Abortion Holocaust

By Harry C. Alford NNPA Columnist   Let me first say that I believe a woman should have the right to an abortion.  It is the law and each person has their own decision to make.  However, since the court decision, Roe V. Wade, the amount Read More

Religion

40 Years After Roe v. Wade, Abortion Foes Are Winning — and Losing

(RNS) Four decades after Roe v. Wade, the landmark Supreme Court ruling that legalized abortion, many opponents of the decision are in a celebratory mood while those backing abortion rights are glum, feeling that momentum is turning decisively against them. Tens of thousands of anti-abortion protesters Read More