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An estimated 25,000 people at a pro-life march in Dublin (PA)

Abortion can seem impossible to overcome. But so did communism

Families demonstrate at Westminster against plans for a new screening technique which could lead to more abortions of the disabled (AP)

This form of abortion isn’t a ‘right’ – it’s straightforward discrimination

Hillary Clinton answers a questions during the third presidential debate in Las Vegas last night (AP)

Hilary Clinton said the Government had no right to interfere with women’s personal decisions

President Barack Obama and Democrat advisor John Podesta, seen walking from the White House to the Department of the Interior in 2014 (PA)

Christopher Hale said many people were involved in founding CACG, but its only current aim is ‘to promote the social teaching of the Church’

The US Supreme Court is once again at the heart of the global struggle over abortion (AP)

The new global battle over abortion

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The simple clash between pro-choice and pro-life camps is giving way to a more complex but no less ferocious struggle

John Podesta, left, with White House Chief of Staff Denis McDonough in 2014, when Podesta advised the White House (2014)

John Podesta said: ‘We created Catholics in Alliance for the Common Good’ to help change the Church

A cemetery for the unborn in Moscow. The inscriptions are what the unborn children might have achieved: one reads 'famous writer' (AP)

Patriarch Kirill of Moscow is among 300,000 signatories to a new pro-life petition

Archbishop Henryk Hoser of Warsaw-Praga, supports tighter abortion controls in Poland (CNS)

Tougher abortion laws in Poland were voted down after 100,000 women staged pro-choice protests

Republican vice-presidential nominee Mike Pence, right, and Democratic vice-presidential nominee Tim Kaine speak during the debate (AP)

Tim Kaine said he and Hillary Clinton ‘support the constitutional right of American women to consult their own conscience’

A pro-choice vigil, with pro-choice demonstrators in the background, outside an abortion clinic in Bedford Square, London, in 2012. The clinic stopped performing abortions in 2013 (PA)

Many pregnant women change their minds about having an abortion. But somehow their stories are ignored