Pro-Choice Extremism Is Holding the Democratic Party Back

By Robert Hay In the past month, two high-profile incidents have shown how powerful a hold the pro-choice movement has on the Democratic Party, and its hope to "expand the playing field" and win more elective victories is imperiled as a result. The first incident involved DNC Chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz, an unabashed pro-choice politician … Continue reading Pro-Choice Extremism Is Holding the Democratic Party Back

Democratic Revival Stresses Values, Messages in Promoting a Culture of Life

By Lisa Stiller Getting our party back – and returning to values that support life – was a major theme of speakers at a Democratic Revival that took place in Washington, D.C. during the last weekend of September.  We must work to “change the values that need to be changed for a pro-life culture,” said … Continue reading Democratic Revival Stresses Values, Messages in Promoting a Culture of Life

Changing the approach to abortion in the Democratic Party: Making “safe, legal, and rare” meaningful

by Lois Kerschen We need to change the language and the focus of the discussion about abortion in the Democratic Party.  This was the consensus at the Democrats for Life Caucus at the Democratic state convention in Texas last summer. For one thing, the pro-choice advocates in attendance didn’t want to be called “pro-abortion” because they … Continue reading Changing the approach to abortion in the Democratic Party: Making “safe, legal, and rare” meaningful

Where is the Modern Opposition to Abortion from the Left?

by Kevin P. Rauch Within the past several years, there has been a surge of opposition to abortion throughout our nation.  The annual March for Life has drawn hundreds of thousands of protesters and every year teenagers and young adults are disproportionately represented at these marches.  New ultrasound technology produces increasingly detailed images of fetal … Continue reading Where is the Modern Opposition to Abortion from the Left?

Democrats for Life: A Unique Voice in Pro-Life Legal Cases

Democrats for Life of America (DFLA) is filing briefs in important legal proceedings involving the protection of pro-life principles.  As a DFLA board member and lawyer/scholar involved with those briefs, let me tell you what we’re accomplishing with these filings. Most recently, we submitted a “friend of the court” brief in the U.S. Supreme Court … Continue reading Democrats for Life: A Unique Voice in Pro-Life Legal Cases