Matt C. Abbott
November 2, 2012
Vote your (pro-life) conscience!
By Matt C. Abbott

    ...Roe v. Wade was based on the premise — indeed, on the philosophy — that the woman stands alone. Abortion isolates the woman from all other human beings in the world. Under Roe, no one, not parents or boyfriend or husband, and much less a stranger, has any claim on the woman and her baby. In the philosophy of Roe there are no inherent human relationships. As Sr. Mary of Albany once told me — we are related to one another only if we choose to be.

    — From the book Abandoned: The Untold Story of the Abortion Wars, by Monica Migliorino Miller
Kudos to Monica Migliorino Miller and Citizens for a Pro-Life Society for putting together the following flyer:

More controversy surrounding Catholic Relief Services and the Catholic Campaign for Human Development; click here, here and here.

For whatever it's worth, I highly recommend not donating to CRS or CCHD.

Check out Heroic Media's 2012 adoption commercial; click here.

Check out Aid for Women's video; click here.

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Matt C. Abbott is a Catholic commentator with a Bachelor of Arts degree in communication, media and theatre from Northeastern Illinois University. He's been interviewed on MSNBC, NPR, WLS-TV (ABC) in Chicago, WMTV (NBC) in Madison, Wis., and has been quoted in The New York Times and the Chicago Tribune. He can be reached at

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