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About Sarah

Sarah Terzo is a freelance writer and journalist who works for Live Action. She is a member of the board of The Pro-life Alliance of Gays and Lesbians and Consistent Life.

Pro-Choicer: when life begins depends on your feelings

MSNBC host Melissa Harris-Perry said on her show: “When does life begin? I submit the answer depends an awful lot on the feeling of the parents. A powerful feeling – but not science.” Cassy Fiano “Abortion-backer Melissa Harris-Perry: Life begins … Continue reading

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Ethicist says preborn baby is equivalent to rapist

Joseph Fletcher, ethicist, justifying abortion in cases of rape: “The embryo is no more innocent, no less an aggressor or unwelcome invader [than the rapist]!” Joseph Fletcher Situation Ethics (Philadelphia: the Westminster Press, 1966) 39 Is this baby as guilty … Continue reading

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Post-abortion woman laments she destroyed her only chance of being a mother

A woman who had an abortion wrote: “I was only 18 at the time and at that time I had no idea that would be my only opportunity to have a child. I did have a few minor gynecological problems … Continue reading

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Minister is happy to support Planned Parenthood

Valerie Miller Coleman, minister of Community Engagement, Plymouth United Church of Christ: “Our faith demands a compassionate response to the hardships our most vulnerable neighbors face… We’ve had record giving every time we tell our congregation their gifts will support … Continue reading

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Religious Baptist has abortion

An article in the New York Times profiled women having abortions. This is the story of one woman: “Alexia, a Baptist who wore a cross pendant, prayed all through the two-and-a-half-hour drive from Delta State University in Mississippi. She was … Continue reading

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Pro-lifers help poor couple have their baby

Pro-life activist Ken Campbell told the following story: “On a cold, rainy October day in 1987, Reza, then aged 25 years and Nasrin, aged 21 years…found their way into the back alley of the [abortion clinic]. Here they met two wet … Continue reading

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District Attorney describes terrible conditions in Kermit Gosnell’s clinic

Dist. Atty. Seth Williams describing Kermit Gosnell’s clinic after raiding it under suspicion that he was prescribing illegal narcotics. Keep in mind that this clinic was legally doing abortions: “There was blood on the floor. A stench of urine filled … Continue reading

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Pastor: Reproductive Right are Sacred

Rev. Debra McKnight, associate pastor of First United Methodist Church in Omaha: “God is a life-giving presence, which means we can and should care for each other with compassion. Faith isn’t just an hour on Sunday morning, but in your … Continue reading

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Post-abortion woman: regret is crippling

From a study on the psychological ramifications of abortion, a woman tells her story: “Every woman knows in her heart that abortion is wrong. Even though I was young & scared, there was a feeling of “working against” myself. Through … Continue reading

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ObGyn on having an abortion

ObGyn William J. Sweeney III, wrote: “In some hospitals [that do abortions] …the patient is conscious. I wouldn’t be able to stand it, to lie there and listen to this suction thing go sworrpp and then hear something splash into the … Continue reading

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