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Under Ireland's new legislation babies can be aborted up to birth in certain circumstances Photo: Press Association

Abortion’s impact on Ireland’s culture will be dire

Pro-abortion campaigners in Ireland (Photo: PA)

Laurie Penny writes of “basic bodily autonomy”, but does such a thing exist?

Prime Minister Enda Kenny (Virginia Mayo/AP/Press Association Images)

Minister who rebelled faces expulsion from party

Archbishop Jose Palma  - chose not to seek re-election (CNS)

New head in Philippines promises to stand up for Catholic values

Ireland's Prime Minister Enda Kenny (Photo: PA)

Protection of Life During Pregnancy bill progresses after second stage vote

Gov Andrew Cuomo proposed the Women's Equality Act (Photo: CNS)

Decision a “remarkable victory for unborn children,” says New York State Catholic Conference

Police intervene as a woman grabs a poster from a man taking part in an anti-abortion vigil outside the BPAS building in Bedford Square last year (Photo: PA)

London centre was the focus of major pro-life protests

'Politicians have bought in to the over-population agenda for too long'

As the mother of a Down’s daughter my heart sinks at every new ‘breakthrough’

Francis delivers the Angelus address yesterday (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)

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The March for Life in America. Bowman 
hoped to turn the British 
pro-life lobby into a mass movement for real change

Phyllis Bowman died a year ago but her vision of a mass movement safeguarding life should continue to inspire us