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  • Money, power and ‘Humanae Vitae’: the forgotten story

    Money, power and ‘Humanae Vitae’: the forgotten story

    • Jun 11, 2018

    The controversy over ‘Humanae Vitae,’ the papal encyclical that reaffirmed Catholic teaching on contraception 50 years ago, cannot be understood apart from the context of a well-funded advocacy network for population control after the Second World War.

  • Oregon approves measure requiring insurers to cover abortion

    Oregon approves measure requiring insurers to cover abortion

    • Jul 6, 2017

    As the federal government and other states are seeking restrictions on abortion, Oregon lawmakers passed a bill requiring insurance companies to cover abortions and other reproductive services at no cost to the patient for virtually any reason, at any time, including sex-selective and late-term abortions.