By Christine Bordelon, Clarion Herald Approximately 500 individuals on 10 buses from the Archdiocese of New Orleans will participate in the 45th annual March
40 Days for Life New Orleans pre-campaign launch party
A free dinner with guest speaker Archbishop Gregory Aymond will be held Aug. 14 at 7 p.m. at St. Angela Merici Gym, 835 Melody Drive, Metairie, to kick off the upcoming 40 Days for Life New Orleans.
By now, you’ve no doubt heard the ubiquitous radio spots.
Planned Parenthood Gulf Coast, which is building a massive, regional abortion facility on Claiborne Avenue in New Orleans, recently has flooded the local airwaves with an expensive local radio buy promoting the message that the organization is all about nurturing women’s health.
The state’s five outpatient abortion clinics – two of them in the Archdiocese of New Orleans – should be subject to “common-sense regulations” similar to those governing other medical professionals and facilities, said Benjamin Clapper, executive director of Louisiana Right to Life.
The first federal legislation since Roe v. Wade that would protect an unborn child after 20 weeks in the womb – already passed in June by the U.S. House of Representatives – was introduced in the U.S. Senate Nov. 6 by Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C.