Michael J. New

January 3, 2017

Obamacare Not Responsible for U.S. Abortion Decline

In November, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released its Abortion Surveillance report for 2013. It showed that the abortion rate in the U.S. continued […]
April 4, 2014

Public Religion Research Institute misleads on Catholic attitudes

The “Public Religion Research Institute” released a fact sheet a few weeks ago on the attitudes of Roman Catholics which had the mainstream media swooning. It […]
April 3, 2014

Millennials: Crisis or Opportunity for Catholics?

The Pew Research Center recently released a comprehensive poll on the attitudes of young adults in the Millennial generation (ages 18-33). The results are very similar […]
March 11, 2014

The ignored controversy at CPAC

The annual Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) is the nation’s largest conservative conference. Every spring, thousands of political conservatives descend on Washington to listen to conservative […]
February 10, 2014

Study Shows that Access to Cheap and Easy Contraception Increases Sexual Activity on College Campuses

Survey data on contraceptive use and sexual activity was obtained from the National College Health Assessment (NCHA) and the National Survey of Family Growth (NSFG). The […]
February 7, 2014

More Research Shows Support for Abortion Breast Cancer Link

This winter, two studies appearing in public health journals provided strong statistical support for the abortion breast cancer link. In December the journal Cancer Causes Control […]
February 6, 2014

Poll Shows Support for Waiting Periods Reaches An All Time High

Rasmussen recently conducted a nationwide survey on attitudes toward abortion. It found that 43 percent of Americans identify as “pro-life.” While this may seem somewhat low, […]
December 31, 2013

City of Tuscaloosa Allows Abortion Clinic To Break The Law

Veteran sidewalk counselors know that local law enforcement is not always helpful to pro-lifers who pray and counsel outside of abortion clinics. However, in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, […]
December 31, 2013

Teen Pregnancy Rate Reaches a Record Low

Earlier this month the Centers for Disease Control released a new report on fertility rates. It found that the teen pregnancy rate continues to decline and […]