WASHINGTON (BP)--Tens of thousands of pro-life Americans marched in the U.S. capital on the anniversary of the nationwide legalization of abortion with fresh encouragement for their cause.
In fact, Southern Baptist ethicist Richard Land said he is more convinced than ever that the Supreme Court's legalization of abortion will be reversed in his lifetime.
Meanwhile, President Obama reaffirmed on the same day, Jan. 22, his support for a "fundamental constitutional right to choose whether to have an abortion."
The annual March for Life and the president's statement came on the 37th anniversary of the Roe v. Wade decision. In Roe and Doe v. Bolton, a companion opinion issued on the same day, the Supreme Court announced rulings that struck down all state bans on abortion and had the effect of legalizing abortion throughout pregnancy for virtually all reasons.
The march, which again was dominated by the presence of students, came only three days after Scott Brown stunningly won a special Senate election in Massachusetts ... Read More