The late Senator Ted Kennedy’s widow, Victoria Reggie Kennedy, wrote an op-ed last weekend criticizing Question 2, the Massachusetts assisted suicide ballot initiative, and announced her plans to vote no on it.
The Saint Loius Guild and their President, Dr. Michael Dixon are featured in the St. Louis Review. They are being featured for their work to defend life and Religious liberty and the respect for the dignity of women in the fight against “free” contraceptives. Read more about their hard effort after the jump.
Bala Cynwyd, PA – The Catholic Medical Association (CMA) concluded its largest and most successful conference ever on Saturday, September 29, 2012, hosting a record number of medical students and passing two important resolutions, one on the HHS mandate and a second on traditional marriage. Read more after the break!
The Catholic Medical Association is disturbed and disappointed that the Supreme Court saw fit to uphold the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (Obamacare). This decision is both alarming and deeply wrong. Read the full statement after the break.
A large number of CMA members joined tens of thousands of others in the second round of Stand Up for Religious Freedom rallies held on Friday, June 8, 2012. With 164 rallies across the United States, Americans’ determination to fight for our God-given rights and liberties was made known loud and clear.
The Alliance Defense Fund has released a great new video which captures the core features of the HHS mandate. Watch the video after the break.
Demonstrating the power of grassroots organization and witness, Children of God for Life led a successful boycott of Pepsico, and in less than one year persuaded the company to discontinue its plan to use cell lines derived from elective abortion to test flavor enhancers.
On Friday, March 23, the Catholic Medical Association joined several other organizations in a brief filed in the Illinois appellate court against the “Blagojevich Rule,” a regulation that would force Illinois pharmacists to dispense abortion-inducing drugs despite their religious and moral convictions. “At a time when there is a critical shortage of pharmacists, a regulation that forces pharmacists to choose between their jobs and their religious beliefs recklessly threatens the health care of all citizens of Illinois,” stated Kim Colby, Senior Counsel for Christian Legal Society’s Center for Law and Religious Freedom, which submitted the brief.
Last Friday night, on the eve of St. Patrick’s Day, the Obama administration issued important new rules to extend and finalize their abortifacient and contraceptive mandate, issuing demands to provide free sterilizations, contraceptives, and abortifacient pills to all college students. And that is not all . . .
CMA member and Military Region director William P. Mueller, M.D. spoke at a Faith and Freedom First event in San Antonio, Texas, on Saturday, February 18, giving a clear witness to the fact that the HHS mandate not only violates religious freedom, but is bad for women’s health and for the sancity of human life and marriage. Watch a Youtube video of the event after the break.