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Heaton says "Indeed the tragedy of abortion haunts women from all walks of life Abortion advocates are spending millions to package their tired rhetoric and half-truths in cutting-edge advertising campaigns targeted to young women Please join me in supporting FFL's efforts to vide complete information practical resources and true choices through the College Outreach gram." "The early feminists were -life And really abortion is a huge disservice to women and it hasn't been presented that way As Feminists for Life-what we're trying to do is support women and so what we want to do is-reach women on campus-college campuses so that when they get pregnant they can find housing They can find money they need to stay in school." (Sources: and an appearance on The O'Reilly Factor -. [Editor's note: Natural Family Planning (NFP) is the safest most effective way to prevent or achieve pregnancy Couples are raving about NFP across America and around the world For details click on the Couple to Couple League site To read about the very low divorce rate attributed in large part to the strong loving communication that is developed when couples practice NFP (there's less than a 5% divorce rate for couples practicing NFP) click on Kiss Divorce Goodbye!] Pope John Paul II: "America you are beautiful and blessed The ultimate test of your greatness is the way you treat every human being but especially the weakest and most defenseless If you want equal justice for all and true freedom and lasting peace then America defend life." President Ronald Reagan. Dolores O'Riordan: Lead Vocalist The Cranberries: "It's not good for women to go through the cedure [abortion] and have something living sucked out of their bodies It belittles women Even though some women say 'Oh I don't mind to have one,' every time a woman has an abortion it just crushes her self-esteem smaller and smaller and smaller." (Source: You! Magazine June/July 1996) Lakita Garth - Former Miss Black California 1995 and Runner-Up for Miss Black America Lakita says "If you're pregnant don't compound the blem by seeking an abortion Getting an abortion doesn't solve anything You are much better off in that situation to put the baby up for adoption because you might be able to help a couple that can't have children." Regarding saving sex for Lakita says: "I look forward to the day I can look my husband in the face and say 'I loved you before I even knew you I saved myself just. On J Lakita Garth spoke to a Congressional Subcommittee on the high costs of sex outside of and teen pregnancy To read Miss Garth's insightful testimony and to go to a link with her photo a short biography and speaking contact information click on: Miss Black California Has abortion been good for America? For women? For babies? Did abortion "liberate" women and free them from "male oppression?" Did it give them "control" over their bodies and lives as some feminists mised? Or has abortion hurt women bringing them pain shame guilt and regrets? Of 260 women surveyed by post abortion syndrome expert Dr David Reardon Ph.D 28 percent told him they attempted suicide because of grief they felt over their abortions (See ) On a 1990 Barbara Walters TV special Gibson stated his opposition to birth control infidelity and abortion He said "God is the only one who knows how many children we should have and we should be ready to accept them One can't decide for oneself who comes into this world and who doesn't That decision doesn't belong to us." Patricia Heaton of the hit comedy Everybody Loves Raymond fights abortion Emmy winning actress Patricia Heaton strongly opposes abortion She speaks publicly against abortion in media interviews and on college campuses as the Honorary Chairperson of Feminists. "simple morality dictates that unless and until someone can ve the unborn human is not alive we must give it the benefit of the doubt and assume it is (alive) And thus it should be entitled to life liberty and the pursuit of happiness." Celebs on saving sex for : Brett Butler - Former Los Angeles Dodger Great: "Making love is a wonderful thing between a husband and wife in God mises that He will bless that relationship The relationship will not be as fulfilling if you don't abstain from sex before There is a danger of bringing emotional scars into if you have sex in relationships prior to " (Source: -Life America interview 1997) A.C Green NBA's Ironman Former Basketball Star with the World Champion Los Angeles Lakers: But defending life can sometimes be very difficult says another honoree Kate Mulgrew star and Captain in the television series Star Trek: Voyager "I practiced my belief at great cost to myself," the actress told the American Feminist a publication of Feminists for Life Mulgrew had become pregnant at an early age and decided to place her baby girl for adoption They were reunited two years ago She said that though "adoption or abortion almost always mises the mother a legacy of shame and regret I have to be frank about my experience I survived it Women often don't believe that they can survive nine months of pregnancy and place the child with an adoptive family Life is not always easy." Kate Mulgrew went on to say "Life is sacred to me on all levels Abortion does not compute with my philosophy." While appearing on the TV show "Politically Incorrect," Kathy Ireland participated in a debate about abortion "rights" and whether or not Florida should apve "Choose Life" license plates Kathy is against abortion and she defended babies in the womb by saying: "I was once -choice and the thing that changed my mind was I read my husband's biology books medical books and what I learned At the moment of conception a life starts And this life has its own unique set of DNA which contains a blueprint for the whole genetic makeup The sex is determined We know there's a life because it's growing and changing." Mel Gibson: Actress Patricia Heaton was another -life woman recognized by the organization Receiving awards is nothing new for Heaton When she accepted an Emmy for Outstanding Actress in a Comedy Series she thanked her mother for "letting me out because life is really amazing." Known as the mother on CBS's "Everybody Loves Raymond," Heaton defended motherhood in a debate on the Oxygen network A doctor on the gram had told the audience that the "morning after" pill would allow women "the opportunity -- instead of having babies every year -- they could actually do something with their lives." To which Heaton a mother of four responded "Having and raising children is doing something with your life! And I have to say that having your kids is one of the greatest things you. 1840 S Elena Ave #103 Redondo Beach CA 90277 .0067 / [email tected] "i'm ud to say that I am a virgin and I don't hide the strength God has given me You have to learn to respect yourself before you can start respecting other people." (Source: A.C Green Youth Foundation Inc 1-800-AC-YOUTH) Eric Clapton: Musician: "It sounds strange for me to be saying this but I've come around to the idea that sex really is for creation." (Source: You! Magazine 8/95) Dan Torweihe former leader of The Thunderbirds an elite Air Force Flying Team: "If I used drugs had bad grades or had a child out of wedlock there is no way I could be where I'm at now Stay focused do not offer evil a foothold in your life." (Source: Breakaway 7/97) © 2005 -Life America Susan B Anthony (1889) abolitionist and early leader of the women's suffrage movement opposed abortion saying: "Sweeter even than to have had the joy of caring for children of my own has it been to me to help bring about a better state of things for mothers generally so their unborn little ones could not be willed away from them." Mother Teresa said: "The greatest destroyer of love and peace is abortion which is war against the child The mother doesn't learn to love but kills to solve her own blems Any country that accepts abortion is not teaching its people to love but to use any violence to get what. From a speech criticising opponents. Buzzfeed HomeSitemap© 2018 BuzzFeed Inc. This week's hearings regarding the Defense of Act and California's position 8 resuscitate two cases that have long been the source of much contention both in Washington D.C and in Hollywood While it's decidedly less of a risk for today's celebrities to claim their support for it still is not lost on us when stars make known their thoughts on equality As the Supreme Court ceeds to hear these potentially game-changing measures here are 20 notable celebrities who've made passionate statements about their stances on - rights Numerous celebrities have seen how abortion hurts women And although they've not had abortions themselves they are now publicly opposing abortion and Roe v Wade Actress Margaret Colin in a recent interview with the National Catholic Register said "-choice women just took over the idea of feminism in the 1960's and said that you must end this child's life." The true feminist heritage she said opposed abortion as a denial of femininity Gone now she said is the feminist ideal of having "the right to bear your child and tect you child." "It's life It's fundamental," Colin said "You should be born You should be taken care of," said the actress who appeared in Three Men and a Baby and Independence Day Feminists for Life a national -life women's recently honored Colin and other female celebrities that they call "Remarkable -Life Women." Nail-On-Head about equality Celebs say abortion hurts women that Roe v Wade is wrong Janu is the 32th anniversary of the landmark Roe v Wade Supreme Court decision that legalized abortion in all 50 states Since that day the U.S government reports that more than 43 million abortions were performed on some 27 million women It's estimated that apximately 43 percent of women who've reached the age of 45 have had an abortion Kathy Ireland says "I used to be -choice." Photo above: Ultrasound of a baby at 16 weeks See the baby's head nose lips and chin as he lays on his back The heart is seen in the chest It beats at 120-180 bpm The spine is seen along the lower part of the image "I was stunned when I saw on the ultrasound a tiny living creature spinning around in my womb Tap-dancing I think Waving its tiny arms around and trying to suck its thumb I could have sworn I heard it laughing." ("World Magazine" December 1996) Madonna said this after seeing her then pre-born child on ultrasound when she visited her OB-GYN Moments like these are awe-inspiring for mothers and fathers Brooke Shields Actress and Supermodel: "Too many people use abortion as a form of birth control And that's very wrong I could never ever have an abortion." (Source: Redbook Magazine 8/91) How many more babies will die? How many more women will be injured? Let's work together to ban abortion It's time to speak up for women and their babies For more information please visit the many web sites listed in They vide tons of information and helpful counseling hotlines [Adapted from Feminists for Life Reveals minent -Life Women a National Catholic Register article by Joshua Mercer along with from and ] Other Notable Madonna surprised by ultrasound! Madonna was thrilled to see her baby living and moving in her womb When she saw her daughter on ultrasound Madonna said:
"the way to plan the family is natural family planning not contraception This (use of contraceptives) turns the attention to self and so it destroys the gift of love in him or her In loving the husband and wife must turn the attention to each other as happens in natural family planning and not to self as happens in contraception Once that living love is destroyed by contraception abortion follows easily And abortion which often follows from contraception brings a people to be spiritually poor and that is the worst poverty and the most difficult to overcome."