Some time in the coming weeks, the House of Commons will be grappling with the Government’s latest legislative chimera: the Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill. I spoke last week at a rally in Westminster Central Hall to encourage public opposition to the Bill. In my speech I made clear that our best hope was a… Read More Abortion: let’s get the limit down – by Edward Leigh MP
This evening I have organised a meeting in Westminster Hall, to present to MPs the important evidence which was excluded from the Science and Technology Select Committee Report on abortion. Professor Sunny Anand arrived in the UK at midnight on Friday night, to a collective sigh of relief from the staff in my office. I… Read More The Today Programme This Morning – by Nadine Dorries MP
”Any Catholic MP who supports abortion rejects two principles essential to the Church’s self-understanding: the sacredness of human life and the Church’s divinely guaranteed authority.” To read the full article click here Cornerstone is grateful to The Tablet for permission to reproduce this article originally published in the The Tablet 9th June 2007.
To add further to yesterday’s blog, I agree with the majority of what the Cardinal said in his homily. The Abortion Act of 1967 was based on lies and more lies. It was an appallingly drafted piece of legislation which, under intense pressure from the abortion rights lobby, allowed the present day situation of abortion… Read More Thought for the day – June 5th – by Nadine Dorries MP
So, the Roman Catholic Church has gone nuclear on abortion As someone who currently has a bill running in the House of Commons to reduce the upper limit at which an abortion can take place from 24 to 20 weeks and to introduce a period of informed consent or cooling off period – (which is about to come… Read More Thought for the day – June 4th – by Nadine Dorries MP
This is purely my personal opinion. There is no corporate Cornerstone view Three issues feature today, all of which are key concerns for Cornerstone members. 1) Education: the continuing backlash over David Willetts’ speech. Cornerstone member Nadine Dorries (a member of the Party’s Public Services Improvement Policy Group) says: “We have spent months working on… Read More Thought for the day – May 18th