Magazine article The Human Life Review

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Magazine article The Human Life Review

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... "We don't want a country where abortion is simply outlawed," Congressman Paul Ryan-who usually makes news regarding economic matters-told right-tolifers gathered for the annual Susan B. Anthony List Gala this spring. "We want a country where it is not even considered" ("Building a Coalition for Life," page 5). Our thanks to the Congressman's office for giving us permission to reprint his address here. We also welcome Marjorie Dannenfelser, who heads up the Susan B. Anthony List, a group that supports female pro-life candidates. In "We Can Be Heroes" (page 9), Ms. Dannenfelser urges members of the pro-life movement to recruit leaders with the stature of the late Governor Robert Casey of Pennsylvania, people who can harness the "intensity" in the rising ranks of young pro-lifers.

The Wall Street Journal's James Taranto isn't pro-life, at least not entirely, at least not yet. And that perhaps is the reason his commentary on Kermit Gosnell is so powerful ("From Roe to Gosnell," page 13). Thanks to the Journal for allowing us to share it with Review readers. Thanks, too, to The New Republic, where Judith Shulevitz's riveting look at the social consequences of older parenthood ("The Grayest Generation," page 77), first appeared. And while we're at it, a nod to National Review Online (Appendix B, page 117), Crisis (Appendix C, page 122), and First Things (Appendix D, page 125). We have Lord David Alton himself to thank for permitting us to reprint his recent ChinaAid column in Appendix A (page 114).

The centerpiece of this issue, "The Frozen Embryo: Scholarly Theories, Case Law, and Proposed State Regulation" (page 40), is an exhaustively researched article on the legal complexities surrounding in vitro fertilization. …

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