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Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas: Biden had no idea what he was talking about

Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas: Biden had no idea what he was talking about

Watch Thomas recall how then-Senator Biden tried to 'bait' him into discussing his views on abortion and how he had to 'sit there & listen.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/05/2021 16:50
Vaccination against the Coronavirus

Vaccination against the Coronavirus

Regarding the Coronavirus vaccine, one should follow the opinion of the majority of doctors who recommend getting vaccinated.Rabbi Eliezer Melamed, 03/01/2021 09:05
Ivanka Trump declares herself 'unapologetically' pro-life

Ivanka Trump declares herself 'unapologetically' pro-life

President's daughter and senior advisor comes out as 'unapologetically' pro-life, the first time she has publicly voiced opinion on abortionRon Kampeas, JTA, 02/11/2020 14:42
Watch: Poland outlaws abortion

Watch: Poland outlaws abortion

CBS News reported mass protests across the country earlier in the week after gov't approved law banning almost all cases of abortion.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/10/2020 18:41
German court fines activist for comparing abortion-performing physicians to Nazis

German court fines activist for comparing abortion-performing physicians to Nazis

German pro-life activist fined for comparing physicians who perform abortions to Nazis during the Holocaust.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 27/08/2020 10:03
Watch: Pro-life advocate Abby Johnson discusses leaving Planned Parenthood during RNC

Watch: Pro-life advocate Abby Johnson discusses leaving Planned Parenthood during RNC

Founder of 'And Then There Were None', a non-profit that's helped 600 abortion workers leave industry discusses her experience during RNC.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/08/2020 21:00
Number of abortions among IDF soldiers rises

Number of abortions among IDF soldiers rises

IDF performing more abortions - despite distribution of free contraception. Organization blames 'radical feminists' for change.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/08/2019 14:56
Does Judaism recognize a 'right' to abortion?

Does Judaism recognize a 'right' to abortion?

In Judaism, abortion is not a right – and pregnancy is a responsibility, says Agudath Israel of America's public affairs director. Opinion.Rabbi Avi Shafran, JTA, 31/05/2019 07:23
ADL slams bills comparing abortion and Holocaust death toll

ADL slams bills comparing abortion and Holocaust death toll

ADL says anti-abortion legislation comparing number of abortions to number of Jews murdered in Holocaust is 'totally out of bounds.'Josefin Dolsten, JTA, 25/04/2019 09:48
Family Day: I'm also proud

Family Day: I'm also proud

There is a long list of things I am proud of. Not one of them is politically correct.Rabbi Chananya Weissman, 05/02/2019 18:20
US abortion debate - are Dems into child sacrifice?

US abortion debate - are Dems into child sacrifice?

For Democrats it seems it’s all about undoing centuries of Judeo/Christian values. Nothing is sacred. Not even life? Jack Engelhard, 04/02/2019 10:53
New York State declares war on life

New York State declares war on life

New York State's Reproductive Health Act, under the guise of progressiveness and liberality, is in truth a regressive act of intolerance toward the state's religious communities.Rabbi Avraham Gordimer, 29/01/2019 09:56
Rabbis: New York Reproductive Health Act 'declares war on life'

Rabbis: New York Reproductive Health Act 'declares war on life'

Coalition for Jewish Values condemns New York State law which removes illegal abortion from the penal law.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/01/2019 17:39
46 years after Roe, Americans back greater limits on abortion

46 years after Roe, Americans back greater limits on abortion

75% of Americans favor banning abortions after first trimester, 65% support overturning or significantly reinterpreting Roe v. Wade.David Rosenberg, 16/01/2019 12:32
Fewer Israeli women having abortions

Fewer Israeli women having abortions

Israeli statistics bureau says rate of abortions continues to fall, less than half abortion rate 30 years ago.David Rosenberg, 18/12/2018 14:49
German bookstore: 'Abortion will set you free'

German bookstore: 'Abortion will set you free'

Lawsuit filed against German bookstore for trivializing the Holocaust with ‘abortion will set you free’ display.JTA, 26/09/2018 10:10
A true closing of the circle

A true closing of the circle

EFRAT volunteer's life saved by man whose mother was convinced by organization not to abort him over a cleft lip.EFRAT, 17/09/2018 18:38
Europe's demographic suicide: See Greece

Europe's demographic suicide: See Greece

Greece is becoming a country of old people. Giulio Meotti, 30/08/2018 21:12
Argentina braces for crucial abortion vote

Argentina braces for crucial abortion vote

Argentina allows abortion - but activists want to loosen the laws. Will they succeed?AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/08/2018 13:15
Rabbis urge Kansas lawmaker not to compare abortion to Holocaust

Rabbis urge Kansas lawmaker not to compare abortion to Holocaust

Jewish group calls on Republican state lawmaker from Kansas to refrain from comparing abortions to Nazi genocide of Jews in World War II.JTA, 29/04/2018 15:10
Rabbis welcome US directives on religious liberty

Rabbis welcome US directives on religious liberty

US Orthodox rabbis, OU, praise Trump Administration directives to protect religious rights and rights of unborn children able to feel pain.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/10/2017 19:17
Iceland's Down's Syndrome infanticide culture stirs contraversy

Iceland's Down's Syndrome infanticide culture stirs contraversy

Actress Patricia Heaton blasts CBS over report on Iceland's Down syndrome abortion rates.Mordechai Sones, 15/08/2017 22:00
Mass white aborticide promoted by magazine

Mass white aborticide promoted by magazine

Destruction of white families explicitly promoted in: 'Beyond Pro-Choice: The Solution to White Supremacy is White Abortion'. Commentary.Mordechai Sones, 25/06/2017 22:44
Opinion: 'America's Noahide moment'

Opinion: 'America's Noahide moment'

A Noahide American speaks out on Donald Trump's views on universal morality.Menachem Ben-Mordechai, 30/03/2017 12:37
"We have prevented more than 68 thousand abortions"

"We have prevented more than 68 thousand abortions"

Chairman of Efrat Association: “I'm glad there are fewer abortions, but still more than a hundred children a day are thrown in the trash.”Hezki Baruch, 03/01/2017 10:10
US Supreme Court strikes down Texas abortion law

US Supreme Court strikes down Texas abortion law

Court ruled 5-3 against 2013 Texas law passed after Kermit Gosnell scandal.David Rosenberg, 27/06/2016 18:55
American Jews strongly back gay marriage, abortion

American Jews strongly back gay marriage, abortion

Poll finds Jews most libertine religious group in America, more likely to support abortion and gay marriage than those without religion.David Rosenberg, 30/05/2016 18:30
Israel is 'afraid' of the abortion issue

Israel is 'afraid' of the abortion issue

Abortion debates in US and Canada are healthy, Efrat NGO head says, slamming 'scared' politicians for avoiding #1 cause of loss of life.Benny Toker, 08/04/2016 11:05
Clinton: Unborn children have no rights

Clinton: Unborn children have no rights

WATCH: In comments bound to incense US conservatives, Democratic frontrunner weighs in on the abortion debate with controversial assertion.Ari Soffer, 03/04/2016 19:11
Trump: Punish women who undergo abortions

Trump: Punish women who undergo abortions

Trump calls for punishment for women who undergo abortions if the procedure was outlawed, but isn't sure what that punishment should be.Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/03/2016 00:11
Abortions down in Israel

Abortions down in Israel

With abortion clinics in the United States closing at a record pace, abortions in Israel continue to drop sharply.Hillel Fendel, 06/03/2016 15:53
Tiberias removes sign warning against abortions

Tiberias removes sign warning against abortions

Sign read: 'It's easy to have an abortion; it's hard to live with it.' Efrat chairman says feminist groups seek to harm the NGO.Benny Tucker, 30/11/2015 11:57
Colorado shooter told police: 'No more baby parts'

Colorado shooter told police: 'No more baby parts'

Three killed when a gunman opened fire at a Colorado Planned Parenthood clinic on Friday.Shoshana Miskin, 29/11/2015 11:48
Planned Parenthood Accused: Lavish Parties, Travel

Planned Parenthood Accused: Lavish Parties, Travel

Rep. Jason Chaffetz grills abortion provider's president over $500,000 salary, first-class flights, parties with celebrity guests.Gil Ronen, 29/09/2015 21:03
'We're Pro-Choice: The Choice Against Abortion'

'We're Pro-Choice: The Choice Against Abortion'

Dr. Schussheim of NGO Efrat tells Arutz Sheva how his group has saved 58,000 Jewish babies since 1977.Yoni Kempinski, Ari Yashar, 29/09/2014 10:44
Love and Life

Love and Life

You don't need to be alone.Efrat, 07/05/2014 22:47
Life by the Same Name

Life by the Same Name

How one woman saved 254 lives., 01/04/2014 19:08
The Cycle of Life

The Cycle of Life

Lillian was nearly aborted - only her father's quick thinking saved her life. Now she's giving back through Efrat., 31/03/2014 19:56
Life Hanging in the Balance

Life Hanging in the Balance

Efrat's support for women considering an abortion is not limited to Israel.Efrat, 30/03/2014 09:34
A New Life

A New Life

How do you do what's right when the odds are stacked against you?Efrat, 26/03/2014 21:15
A Chance for Life

A Chance for Life

First in a series of testimonies of women saved from an unnecessary abortion by the Efrat organization.Efrat, 20/03/2014 14:04
NGO to Govt.: 'Abolish Abortion Committees'

NGO to Govt.: 'Abolish Abortion Committees'

Dr. Schussheim of pro-life NGO Efrat argues at Knesset that defunct abortion committees should be replaced by information-giving process.Ari Yashar, 11/02/2014 19:22
Tzohar Rabbi Weighs in on Abortion Controversy

Tzohar Rabbi Weighs in on Abortion Controversy

Rabbi David Stav slams ‘immoral’ decision to subsidize abortions that are not medically necessary.Maayana Miskin, 02/01/2014 08:19
NGO: 'C'tee Robs From the Sick to Fund Abortions'

NGO: 'C'tee Robs From the Sick to Fund Abortions'

Pro-life 'Efrat' attacks govt. committee decision to fund free abortions for pregnancies with no health risk, 'money stolen from sick.'Ari Yashar, Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/01/2014 07:13
Efrat: Protesters Just Bring in More Applicants

Efrat: Protesters Just Bring in More Applicants

Dr. Schussheim, head of pro-life NGO, is unfazed by "pro-choice" protest outside Jerusalem Conference award venue.Gil Ronen, 09/01/2013 22:06
Kadima MK: Cancel Prize to Pro-Life Group

Kadima MK: Cancel Prize to Pro-Life Group

MK Zuaretz asked Besheva not to give Jerusalem Prize to Efrat and its chairman, Dr. Eli Shussheim.Gil Ronen, 27/12/2012 22:05
Restoring the Right to Choose Life

Restoring the Right to Choose Life

The "Efrat" organization lets women know that an unplanned pregnancy does not have to end with an abortion. Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/12/2012 11:41
Voters Backed Changes in Western Values

Voters Backed Changes in Western Values

Obama was not the only victor Tuesday. Some states backed gay marriage and marijuana, mirroring a change in traditional values. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 07/11/2012 14:46
Journalist: Look to America in Abortion Debate

Journalist: Look to America in Abortion Debate

Journalist: If America talks about ‘defending the unborn,’ we can, too. Maayana Miskin, 31/10/2012 01:14
Teen Shooting Tragedy Stirs Rare Abortion Debate

Teen Shooting Tragedy Stirs Rare Abortion Debate

Anti-abortion activists blamed for teenage suicide pact, but parents who insisted on abortion are not.Gil Ronen, 22/10/2012 12:07
Pressure over Abortion Led to Shooting of Youth

Pressure over Abortion Led to Shooting of Youth

Raz Atias and his girlfriend planned suicide after his parents demanded their baby be aborted. Gil Ronen, 20/10/2012 21:32
NY State Senator Compares Abortion to Holocaust

NY State Senator Compares Abortion to Holocaust

NY State Senator Ruben Diaz (D-Bronx) compared abortion to the Holocaust during a rant on Tuesday against pro-choice legislation. Rachel Hirshfeld, 03/05/2012 13:43
Abortion Rates Fall by 19%

Abortion Rates Fall by 19%

In recent years, legal abortion has become 19% less common, officials say. Head of pro-life group happy, but not satisfied. Maayana Miskin, 06/02/2011 19:25
NYC: 41% Abortion Rate

NYC: 41% Abortion Rate

“Abortion has become simply another method of birth control,” says Rabbi D. Zwiebel at a NYC press conference with Christian religious leaders.Hillel Fendel, 13/01/2011 11:33
Pro-Life / Pro-Choice in Knesset

Pro-Life / Pro-Choice in Knesset

The Knesset Committee for the Advancement of Women addressed a letter from the Chief Rabbinate's office asking rabbis to help decrease abortions.Malkah Fleisher, 12/01/2010 23:22