Pro-lifers in Chile rally to demand that politicians abandon legislation to legalize abortion

By Jonathon Van Maren The pushback against legalized abortion in South America continues, this time in Chile. On Saturday, September 8, thousands of Chilean pro-lifers rallied outside the National Palace, sporting and waving the blue that has become a symbol of the pro-life movement across the continent. In July of 2017, the Senate of Chile…

Pro-lifers in the Dominican Republic push back against government’s plans to legalize abortion

By Jonathon Van Maren Following a 20,000-strong pro-life march in Guatemala City last week that forced the government to drop their plans to legalize some abortions, Catholics and evangelicals united again in opposition to abortion—this time in the Dominican Republic. Thousands gathered on September 9 in front of the National Congress waving the blue kerchiefs…

Massive pro-life rally in Guatemala forces politicians to back away from plans to legalize some abortions

By Jonathon Van Maren Although few people noticed, the pro-life movement achieved another enormous victory earlier this week. This time it was in Guatemala, where activists had been pushing the government to loosen restrictions on abortion. A proposed bill had contained a clause that would have legalized abortion in certain cases (such as sexual assault)—but…

Dozens of South Korean women swallow the abortion pill in public to protest pro-life laws

By Jonathon Van Maren Earlier this week, South Korea witnessed a stomach-churning protest: 125 women swallowed abortion pills in front of the Bosinga Pavilion in Seoul, with another thirty women joining them to take vitamins to ensure that authorities would not be able to tell which women were taking the abortifacients. Clad unironically in funeral…

Argentina pro-lifer reveals strategy behind country rejecting legal abortion

By Jonathon Van Maren August 17, 2018 (LifeSiteNews) –Last week, the senate of Argentina rejected the legalization of abortion by a mere handful of votes, sending shockwaves through the abortion movement and triggering wild celebrations from Argentinian pro-lifers who took to the streets by the thousands, waving the blue kerchiefs that had become the symbol of their movement. The…