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Pro-life nod sparks progressive fury

Life | Followers lash out at liberal Christian author for bringing up the sanctity of life
by Leah Hickman
Posted 10/26/20, 04:25 pm

Progressive Christian author and activist Shane Claiborne received unexpected backlash earlier this month when he mentioned in a tweet his plans to write a book about the sanctity of life. “Shane, I love you,” replied one of his Twitter followers, Shannon Dingle. “But I would rather get rid of all my books than buy another take on abortion from a man.”

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Northern Ireland resists pro-abortion pressure

Life | Telemedicine abortions expand in the rest of the United Kingdom
by Leah Hickman
Posted 10/26/20, 12:35 pm

Pro-abortion groups are using the pandemic to pressure Northern Ireland into loosening its protections for mothers and babies.

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Surviving the flight from Syria

International | What did life look like for the refugees who escaped to Turkey?
by Seth J. Frantzman
Posted 10/24/20, 06:40 am

Veteran journalist Seth J. Frantzman writes the kind of first-hand accounts of terror-strewn battlefields that once set apart top American periodicals, before they devolved into political rags. The American-born author lives in Israel, where he is the OpEd editor for The Jerusalem Post and a Middle East analyst covering the region.

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