Wrath of Angels" is a compelling account of the rise of the anti-abortion
movement, beginning with a few Catholics who came out of the civil rights movement and anti-war protests of the 1960's and '70's, then joined forces with Protestant fundamentalist activists.
The biggest changes for anti-abortion
activists have been come at the federal level.
On Thursday, the day before the march, Trump announced another policy that pleased anti-abortion
activists - a new office meant to protect the rights of medical professionals who don't want to participate in abortions because of their religious beliefs.
One abortion rights participant said he showed up to face down the anti-abortion
Such language, Schaeffer charged, has led some anti-abortion
activists to lapse into extremism and violence.
Despite the changes in the buffer law, anti-abortion
groups said they will continue their fight.
Powerfully placed anti-abortion
activists resisted this shift in emphasis, hoping to keep the moral focus on the unborn.
NOW argued that Joseph Scheidler of the Chicago-based Pro-Life Action League and three other prominent activists had violated the Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act (RICO) by encouraging anti-abortion
Links have always existed between the anti-abortion
and neo-fascist movements.
To hold hostage a nation and medical research for a minority group who are anti-abortion
is to my mind a very grave mistake.
A group led by an anti-abortion
advocate appears to be one of the largest recipients of state funding from the "Healthy Texas Women" program, which lawmakers recently created to help women find health care services paid for by the state.
Randall Terry, a once prominent anti-abortion
activist, is trying to work his way back into the national spotlight.