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Date: 3/21/2019
March 21, World Down Syndrome Day
March 21st is World Down Syndrome Day (WDSD), a date that symbolizes the uniqueness of the triplication (trisomy) of the 21st chromosome which causes Down syndrome, and is a day to raise awareness, celebrate individuals around the world who have Down syndrome, and honor their inherent value and contributions to society.

Date: 2/28/2019
UK: Committee Questions Abortion Law in N. Ireland
The Women and Equalities Committee of the UK Parliament held its final session examining Northern Ireland’s abortion law.

Date: 2/5/2019
Pope Francis Calls on Politicians to Defend the Unborn, the Foundation of the Common Good
Pope Francis emphasized the need to protect unborn children from abortion calling abortion “a grave problem” that undermines the foundation for “the building of justice, compromising the correct solution of any other human and social issue.”

Date: 1/31/2019
Abortion until Birth Passed in New York, Tabled in Virginia
2019 began with pro-abortion activists in left-leaning states launching aggressive campaigns to declare abortion legal with no restrictions on access as they fear a newly conservative U.S. Supreme Court could overturn the 1973 rulings that made abortion legal.

Date: 12/10/2018
Human Rights Day: Pope Francis Calls for Action to Protect the Unborn
Pope Francis sent a message today, Human Rights Day, to an international conference in Rome on human rights—“Human Rights in the Contemporary World: Achievements, Omissions, Negations”—with words that apply to the world and especially to policy makers.

Date: 11/30/2018
Ireland: Pro Life Lawmakers Defend Pro-Life Position
Debate in Ireland’s Dáil Éireann is increasingly filled with intolerance for the pro-life position and the right of conscience by lawmakers as debate on amendments to the government’s bill to legalize abortion takes place.

Date: 10/30/2018
Human Rights Committee-Countries Must Provide Abortion
The Human Rights Committee formally adopted General Comment (GC) no. 36 on article 6 of the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (ICCPR) on the right to life and tells countries that they must provide abortion.

Date: 10/11/2018
Pope Francis: Thou shall not kill ‘innocent budding life’
Yesterday, Pope Francis gave one of his strongest statements against abortion to date during the General Audience during which he reflected on the 5th Commandment: ‘Thou Shall Not Kill’, and challenged common arguments used to support the violence of abortion.

Date: 9/29/2018
African Union Seeks to Curb Actions against African Values
The Executive Council of the African Union issued its decision on a report about the actions of the African Commission on Human and People’s Rights (ACHPR).

Date: 8/23/2018
Lancet Editorial: “Catholic Church v women’s rights in Argentina”
Lancet, a weekly peer-reviewed medical journal, described by Wikipedia as “among the world's oldest, most prestigious, and best known general medical journals” has increasingly demonstrated its pro-abortion bias as it continues its U.N recognized leadership on global health issues.

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