The director of the Institute of Life Sciences of the Catholic University of Valencia, Julio Tudela participates in the V European Forum of One of Us in Lisbon

The Catholic University of Valencia, a member of the European Federation “One of Us”, was present on October 29, 30 and 31 in Lisbon, on the occasion of the celebration of the V European Forum “One of Us”. The meeting, which analyzed the Judeo-Christian roots of Europe, threats to freedom and the defense of life, was opened by…

Poland : anniversary Constitutional Court Sentence

It has been a year since polish Constitutional Tribunal has provided a sentence according to which it is unconstitutional to kill an unborn child when prenatal tests or other medical indications point to a substantial likelihood of severe and irreversible fetal disability or incurable life-threatening illness. This judgment was not a jurisprudential aberration. On the…

‘I had the feeling of doing something clandestine’: aborting is legal in Spain but there are doctors who refuse to do it

Many Spanish doctors declare themselves conscientious objectors, which makes access difficult for women seeking the procedure. ZARAGOZA, Spain – Mercedes Sobreviela, a gynecologist in this city in northeastern Spain, believes that the decision to have an abortion concerns women. He says that the «right decision» for a woman is «whenever she wants.» But as a…

‘Tenía la sensación de estar haciendo algo clandestino’: abortar es legal en España pero hay médicos que se niegan a hacerlo

Numerosos doctores españoles se declaran objetores de conciencia, lo que dificulta el acceso para las mujeres que buscan el procedimiento. ZARAGOZA, España — Mercedes Sobreviela, ginecóloga en esta ciudad del noreste de España, cree que la decisión de abortar atañe a las mujeres. Dice que la “decisión adecuada” para una mujer es “siempre la que…