President Rodrigo Duterte seeks to have a better relationship with the Catholic Church despite his repeated verbal attacks against the clergy and his blasphemous remark against God, Malacañang said Thursday (June 28).
Argentine lawmakers Thursday backed a bill legalizing abortion during the first 14 weeks of pregnancy, a historic step for Pope Francis's Catholic homeland, although the measure must still pass through the Senate.
A US congressman who sponsored legislation criminalizing late-term abortion announced Wednesday he will not seek re-election next year, after a report revealed he urged his mistress to have an abortion.
With a stroke of a pen, United States President Donald Trump reinstated a Reagan-era ban on federal funding for international health groups that discuss abortion and help women considering it.
If they are so concerned about human life, the groups condemning so-called extra-judicial killings should also speak out against other forms of violation of human life, including abortion and human trafficking.