France bans video with Down syndrome kids to avoid ‘disturbing the conscience’ of abortive moms

A beautiful “Dear Future Mom” video has been banned by the French Broadcasting Council and the French State Council because it includes smiling children with Down syndrome. The award-winning video, produced in 2014, was made to encourage and alleviate the fears of pregnant mothers who have been given a Down syndrome diagnosis. It shows children…

Best International Practices Seminar on Support to the Family

10:00 – 10:30. Accreditations. 10:30. Welcome address. Manuel de Soroa y Suárez de Tangil. Vicepresident. Fundación Universitaria San Pablo CEU. Lourdes Méndez Monasterio, President of Familia y Dignidad Humana. 11:00 – 13:00. Round table 1. International Perspective. Best international practices on public support to the Family. Chair: Jaime Mayor Oreja, President of Fundación Valores y Sociedad and of the…

Portuguese Petition against Euthanasia

The debate on euthanasia is coming closer in Portugal and a proposal of law is expected in the first quarter of 2017. Meanwhile, a petition for “Assisted Death” is making its way on the parliament (nine thousand signatures) and an important prolife group of associations expect to deliver another petition at the parliament the first…