Abortion

Politics & Society News
A rally hosted by Senator Bernie Sanders of Vermont for a Nebraska Democrat prompted a flurry of questions about the party's pro-choice orthodoxy.
Omaha Democratic mayoral candidate Heath Mello waves to supporters at a rally on April 20.  (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)
Politics & Society Short Take
Robert David SullivanApril 24, 2017
The expulsion of pro-life candidates may doom the Democrats to minority status.
The Iowa House passed a measure to ban abortions after 20 weeks. (Photo via Wikipedia Commons)
Politics & Society News
If it becomes law, Iowa would join 17 other states in banning almost all abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy.
Amie in 'Abortion: Stories Women Tell’ (photo courtesy HBO)
Arts & Culture Film
Addie MenaApril 04, 2017
Instead of engaging women as persons, the film instrumentalizes them to push a political agenda.
In this April 29, 2016 file photo, David Robert Daleiden, right, leaves a courtroom after a hearing in Houston.  (AP Photo/Pat Sullivan, File)
Politics & Society Editorials
The EditorsMarch 31, 2017
A law applied selectively would probably best not be applied at all. A good prosecutor would already understand that.
Bishop Oscar Cantu of Las Cruces, N.M., prays during Mass with other bishops from around the world on Jan. 12 at the Carmelite Monastery in Bethlehem, West Bank. (CNS photo/Debbie Hill) 
Politics & Society News
Catholic News ServiceMarch 16, 2017
New Mexico Catholic bishops distanced themselves from Catholic legislators who support abortion and physician-assisted suicide.