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pro-life

noun against abortion, antiabortion, antiihetic to abortion, diametrically opposed to abortion, hossile to abortion, in favor of barring abortion, in favor of life, in favor of prohibiting abortion, in opposition to abortion, inimical to abortion, opposed to abortion, pro-human life, right-to-life advocate
Associated concepts: consistent life ethic, human rights, partial birth abortions, pro-choice, pro-life movement, unborn child
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pro-life activism is taking root precisely where the "culture of death" is most aggressive and where laws are most permissive.
* With all due respect to John Cavanaugh O'Keefe and his many years of pro-life activism, I challenge his assertion that "the movement is dead." Following the midterm elections of November 2002, commentators well beyond the National Right to Life Committee took careful note that the pro-life agenda probably has the most sympathetic support ever both in Congress and the Oval Office.
Reverend Ken Campbell, a Baptist minister from Milton, ON, had opened the Way Inn right beside Morgentaler's abortuary in 1984, to serve as a centre for pro-life activism. With the advent of the injunction, and its lease coming to an end, the Way Inn needed to relocate.
I recommend it to any young person looking to take their pro-life activism to the next level.
But pro-life activism extended far beyond state and national capitals.
Ben Stein and Margaret Colin joined O'Neill as they were praised for their pro-life activism and courage of their convictions.
Few people would expect Harvard University to be a hotbed of pro-life activism. However, in recent years, thanks to intense pro-abortion opposition, pro-life students at Harvard have made quite a name for themselves.