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VIEWPOINT: Affirm Life Above Discord

VIEWPOINT: Affirm Life Above Discord

Each year, Georgetown Right to Life, a group on campus that opposes abortion, euthanasia and the death penalty, among other issues that threaten the value of human life, hosts Life Week in the spring. Although it was a pleasure to coordinate this year’s Life Week as the group’s vice president,[Read More…]

by April 11, 2017 2 comments Opinion, Opinion - Top
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Thousands of anti-abortion activists attended the 44th annual March for Life on Friday, the first in eight years to be held under an anti-abortion president.

March for Life Sees First Vice Presidential Address

The 44th annual march drew thousands of anti-abortion activists to gather on the National Mall and march to the Supreme Court on Friday. Vice President Mike Pence was the first vice president ever to address activists at the annual March for Life. The march also marked the first in eight[Read More…]

by January 31, 2017 1 comment City News, News

Republicans in Congress Push to Overturn D.C. Legislation

Republicans in Congress this week have made a step forward in overturning Washington, D.C. legislation regarding abortion and physician-assisted suicide. On Thursday, the House of Representatives voted 238-183 in favor of the No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion and Abortion Insurance Full Disclosure Act, which officially prohibits the use of all[Read More…]

by January 31, 2017 1 comment City News, News, News - Top

MPD, WMATA Prepare For Annual March for Life

As Washington, D.C., prepares for today’s March for Life, the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority announced an increase in its midday service throughout the city. The D.C. Metropolitan Police Department announced the closure of a number of streets between the White House and the U.S. Capitol Building. The annual anti-abortion[Read More…]

by January 27, 2017 0 comments City News, News, News - Top
Right to Life Chalk Messages Defaced

Right to Life Chalk Messages Defaced

The university has condemned the defacement of Georgetown University Right to Life’s anti-abortion chalk display in Red Square, after it was erased and replaced with phrases including “End hate,” “Choose Women” and “End the racist sexist capitalist cishetro patriarchy” early Wednesday morning. On Tuesday night, GU Right to Life chalked[Read More…]

by October 28, 2016 4 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

GULC Professors Urge Reproductive Care to Combat Zika

In the midst of the spread of the Zika virus, which might cause birth defects, an article published Feb. 1 by Georgetown’s O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law encouraged the World Health Organization to promote birth control and abortion in response to the crisis, sparking a backlash from[Read More…]

by February 19, 2016 1 comment City News, News, News - Top

GU Groups Host Conference on Life

About 450 people entered Gaston Hall on Thursday for the Cardinal O’Connor Conference on Life, a day of symposia in which anti-abortion advocates and experts discussed their views with peers from around the country. The conference, sponsored by Georgetown Right to Life and the Knights of Columbus, is now in[Read More…]

by January 22, 2010 0 comments Campus News, News