Planned Parenthood’s black market and the abortion debate: yes or no. Not maybe

Canada’s largest-circulation national newspaper, The Globe and Mail, has published a letter yesterday by Katarina Lee, a Contributing Researcher for CORE, in response to pro-choice Margaret Wente’s article about Planned Parenthood’s alleged “black market” in harvesting and selling fetal body parts. Ms. Lee writes that “If one holds that an embryo/fetus is a person, and persons are entitled to […] Read more

USA’S LACK OF LAW ON SURROGACY

The Times has published a letter today by Katarina Lee, a Contributing Researcher for CORE. With reference to an article on surrogacy that appeared on the Times2 of July 20th, reporting that surrogacy in the US is regulated, Ms. Lee warns that it is inaccurate to state so. She writes: ‘[In the US] There is no federal […] Read more

ARE WOMEN FORGETTING HOW TO GIVE BIRTH?

By Laura Gotti Tedeschi Obstetrician Michel Odent, who has been in charge of about 15,000 hospital births in France, warns on the New Scientist of this month that the culture around childbirth is robbing women of their capacity to give birth unassisted. Most women today need to be assisted in hospitals by midwives, doctors and partners which may well […] Read more