Abortion

Archbishop Robert J. Carlson of Saint Louis, center, offers the sign of peace to Bishop William M. Joensen Des Moines, Iowa, as U.S. bishops from Iowa, Kansas, Missouri and Nebraska concelebrate Mass in the crypt of St. Peter's Basilica at the Vatican Jan. 16, 2020. The bishops were making their "ad limina" visits to the Vatican to report on the status of their dioceses to the pope and Vatican officials. (CNS photo/Paul Haring)
Catholic News Service January 16, 2020
Protecting human life is the "preeminent" social and political issue, Pope Francis said.
Matt Malone, S.J. January 10, 2020
As we Jesuits survey our culture, we cannot help but see abortion as part of the massive injustices in our society.
The story sparked outrage in some Canadian Catholic circles.
Catholic News Service December 09, 2019
The law allows the woman to refuse to view the ultrasound and she may ask the provider to mute the heartbeat if audible.
The March for Life, the annual march in Washington to protest legalized abortion in the United States, is tying itself in 2020 to the women's suffrage movement for the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment, which gave women the right to vote.
British bishops have made the right to life a priority for Catholics ahead of a general election in which two major political parties have promised to liberalize abortion laws.