Mindy Belz

Mindy wrote WORLD Magazine's first cover story in 1986 and went on to serve as international editor, editor, and now senior editor. She has covered wars in Syria, Afganistan, Africa, and the Balkans, and she recounts some of her experiences in They Say We Are Infidels: On the Run from ISIS with Persecuted Christians in the Middle East. Mindy resides with her husband, Nat, in Asheville, N.C. Follow her on Twitter @mcbelz.

Brittania rules again

International | British Prime Minister Blair calls abortion a personal matter, but members of his government are laboring to export into Ireland and Scotland a liberalized abortion law
by Mindy Belz
Posted 4/04/98, 12:00 am

Short of revelations about alleged offspring of Dodi Fayed or assertions from the bodyguard of Princess Diana's crumpled car, the Fleet Street press is still reeling from the demise of its most sensational news item. So much so that when British Prime Minister Tony Blair attended Roman Catholic mass-alone-several weeks ago, it went front page.

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Second thoughts: A doctor's conscience

International
by Mindy Belz
Posted 3/28/98, 12:00 am

At least one physician is seeing the backlash to involuntary contraception. Marc Vatin practices obstetrics and gynecology and teaches at George Washington University in Washington, D.C.

Mr. Vatin, a Belgian by birth and now an American citizen, has worked for years in these population-control programs and traveled extensively in Latin America. He has personally done tubal ligations in the region and has overseen many more.

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Who's calling the tune?

International | NAE's World Relief receives more than 60 percent of its overseas budget from Uncle Sam and helps advance Washington's family-planning objectives.
by Mindy Belz
Posted 3/28/98, 12:00 am

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