• Catholic charity group to halt adoption, pregnancy services

    Catholic charity group to halt adoption, pregnancy services

    • Sep 2, 2016

    Reflecting a national trend, the Catholic diocese of St. Cloud, Minnesota, is closing its adoption and pregnancy counseling services, as low teen pregnancy rates and greater acceptance of single parenting means less demands for adoption agencies.

  • Can Mother Teresa help Clinton embrace adoption over abortion?

    Can Mother Teresa help Clinton embrace adoption over abortion?

    • Aug 19, 2016

    Two decades ago, Mother Teresa enlisted then-First Lady Hillary Clinton to help open a center for infants and children in Washington, D.C., with Clinton saying the two women found common ground in seeing adoption as a better choice than abortion. The question is, could Clinton revive that conviction today?

  • Crowd rallies in Rome against civil unions and gay adoption

    Crowd rallies in Rome against civil unions and gay adoption

    • Jan 30, 2016

    ROME — A vast crowd of Italians gathered in Rome’s Circus Maximus Saturday to “defend the family and children,” protesting a proposed law that would establish civil unions for gay couples and grant those couples full adoption rights. Called “Family Day,” the rally was organized in response to a bill