abortion

Candidate says abortion causes cancer

Jim Reed and Doug LaMalfa sparred in a debate for the new Congressional District 1. In that debate, Doug LaMalfa made a serious blunder to support his position that would prohibit ...

Sick of Obama endorsements

My letter, “Impeach Barack Obama now,” (Reader Input, Aug. 9), struck nerves on both sides of the aisle. However, when people turn away from me in the grocery store, th ...

Civil rights not for the unborn

If the Dems were as adamant about moral character as they are about abortion, the world would be a better place. If there were a synonym for women’s “health care,” it would b ...

What became of abstinence?

We should have a forum on “The Responsibility of Reproductive Rights” (“Reproductive justice forum staged at Sierra College”, Journal March 23). Just because someone is “ ...

‘Reproductive Justice’ forum attracts large crowd at Sierra College

A panel of experts shared about reproductive issues facing women to a packed house at Sierra College Thursday. The topics, ranging from healthcare access to abortion, zeroed in on ...

Republican men a step backward

Republican women and those who respect them: Please explain how you can respect your party leadership. Are they from the dark ages? Are they so threatened by women that they need t ...

Family planning a personal issue

Jobs and debt are the biggest challenges facing our country, but abortion and birth control consume a disproportionate amount of discussion among GOP presidential candidates. These ...

Abortion before life begins OK

It is tragic that so many people have lives adversely affected by the issue of abortion, or rather, the point at which a developing organism becomes a human life. There needs to b ...

Abortion a very serious matter

Many people spend their whole lives trying to get pregnant, and other people spend their whole lives worrying about it. I understand most people’s reasons for supporting abortion ...

Pro-choice is not pro-death

In this day and age we have violence, hatred and a slew of economical problems. If you’re able to successfully raise a child, I applaud you. I, however, am in no position to rais ...

Pregnancy a woman’s issue

Tim Tebow’s mother should be commended for her bravery and selflessness, according to the Catholic Church. If not for her, the world wouldn’t have the great football star. And ...

What about overpopulation?

If the church is so concerned about abortion, why doesn’t it consider the alternatives (“Displays of crosses protesting abortion,” Journal, Jan. 22)? Why not advocate birth c ...

Outlawing won’t stop it

What a nice write-up about the abortion situation (Jan. 22). How sad so many lives have been lost. Too bad more men and women don’t do what it takes to keep from getting pregnan ...

St. Teresa’s values life

I was pleased to see the Auburn Journal address the abortion issue in Sunday’s paper. Roe v. Wade has been law since 1973 and will not cease to be an issue until it is reversed b ...

Leave abortion decision up to women

Regarding the article protesting abortion in Sunday’s Journal (Jan. 22), outlawing abortion will not stop abortion. Just like Prohibition did not stop the sale and consumption of ...