NIFLA in the News

March 24, 2020

NIFLA in Townhall: “Pro-life Groups Pen Letter to Sec. Azar Urging Protections for Unborn Children During COVID-19”

“A coalition of pro-life advocates penned a letter to Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar, voicing concerns about protecting the unborn during COVID-19: ‘While we are in a hectic race to save lives, Planned Parenthood and other powers in the abortion industry remain insistent on taking the lives of innocent unborn children. While surgery centers postpone elective and diagnostic procedures, abortion centers are churning out surgical and chemical abortions and putting women, especially the […]
March 18, 2020

NIFLA in CNS News: “What If PETA Were Forced to Hire Recreational Hunters?”

“Imagine what would happen if the government passed a law forcing People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) to hire someone who hunts on the weekend. The outrage. The hysteria. The outcry. While this is a hypothetical, a law like this was recently passed in New York. And not a peep from the mainstream media. I wonder why. Could it be that the law only negatively affects pro-life institutions? That’s right. This New York […]
March 2, 2020

Anne O’Connor in World Magazine: “LIFE | Title X changes free up more funding for pro-life pregnancy centers, but should they take money?”

“The 9th Circuit’s decision could reduce the number of abortion centers applying for Title X funds, making more federal family planning dollars available for some pro-life centers that offer contraceptives, like The Source. ‘Our chances [of becoming a new Title X recipient] will be directly correlated with the number of clinics that have dropped out,’ Schoonover said. Catholics and other groups who have religious convictions against birth control sponsor many of the nation’s crisis pregnancy […]
January 24, 2020

Thomas Glessner in Townhall: “What Would a Post-Roe America Look Like?”

“Millions of Americans have labored for years to see the end to abortion. They have founded thousands of agencies – pregnancy centers, maternity homes, adoption agencies, counseling agencies, and more – to provide mothers considering abortion life-affirming options to empower them to choose life. Such labors have made a huge difference in reducing abortion, from an annual high of 1.6 million in 1991 to currently under 900,000. Yet, abortion continues to exist because Roe continues to exist. […]
January 22, 2020

Thomas Glessner Statement in Caffeinated Thoughts: “Trump Signs 2020 National Sanctity of Human Life Day Declaration”

“Thomas Glessner, president of National Institute of Family and Life Advocates, said, ‘For nearly 30 years, NIFLA has worked to create a culture where all life — born and unborn, regardless of infirmities, handicaps, age, or gender — is protected under the law and cherished in the hearts of the citizens of our republic. This proclamation on the anniversary of the tragic decision of Roe v. Wade renews our spirits and our resolve to achieve an abortion-free America.’ […]