Increasing in Use, Abortion Pills Can Be Reversed Halfway Through

Dubbed “Plan C” in an attempt to normalize its devastating effects, the abortion pill is responsible for more than half of all abortions in the United States. How many more? It’s hard to tell.  A chemical abortion has two stages. First, mifepristone is taken. This blocks progesterone, the hormone allowing the uterus to provide nutrition […]

Oregon’s Latest Abortion Statistics Released

Oregon Health Authority (OHA) released its annual abortion numbers in August, this time for 2021 and the first half of 2022.  In a welcome development for pro-lifers, abortions in the Beaver State dropped from 6,991 in 2020 to 6,577 in 2021. Unsurprisingly, women from Multnomah County accounted for the vast majority (2,068), with Washington and […]

Support Life & Save Money

Have you heard of qualified charitable distributions (QCD)? Taking advantage of a QCD from a qualifying IRA can reduce your taxable income, save you money and help the pro-life cause. You can donate to Oregon Right to Life Education Foundation (ORTLEF) through a QCD providing essential funding for our programs. However, as with anything related […]

New Night for Advocacy Fundraiser Held in Salem

2022 Launch students with David Bereit at a Night for Advocacy. Left to right: Ivy K., Kiah R., David Bereit, Jordan S., Monica S. Night for Advocacy attendees listen as Lois Anderson (right) interviews Makyra Williamson (left) about ORTL’s community outreach programs Night for Advocacy attendees interact with the state fair booth while learning about […]

Myths About Miscarriage & Ectopic Pregnancies

Even before the decision in Dobbs v Jackson Women’s Health Organization reversed Roe v Wade, myths about its possible effects have abounded everywhere, from mainstream media to the water cooler.  Here’s how to effectively combat myths about miscarriage and ectopic pregnancies in your circle: Pro-choicer: “If we restrict abortion in any way, then women with ectopic pregnancies will also […]