TITLE

WHILE WE'RE AT IT

AUTHOR(S)
Neuhaus, Richard John
PUB. DATE
March 1997
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Mar1997, Issue 71, p66
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Claims that the South African parliament narrowly passed a bill favoring liberalized abortion. due to the insistence of South African President Nelson Mandela. Percentage of the parliament members distanced themselves in order not to have to support the bill; Catholics in favor of the bill.
ACCESSION #
17768602

 

Related Articles

  • Bishops Cite Abortion Deregulation Fears.  // America;12/1/2008, Vol. 199 Issue 18, p7 

    The article reports on the statement approved by the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops which focuses on the laws and changes in regulations on abortion. The majority of its content, untitled statement focuses on concerns about the possible passage of the Freedom of Choice Act. It warns against...

  • Vocation promotion in contemporary culture. SAMMON, SEÁN // Horizon: Journal of the National Religious Vocation Conference;Summer2014, Vol. 39 Issue 3, p5 

    The article offers insights on the promotion of religious contemporary culture such as the death of the South Africa's president Nelson Mandela. The author reflects on the behavioral outlook of contemporary young Catholics in order to understand their experience of faith and church. The author...

  • Letters: Readers' views. Ampoful, Bismark; Chibanda, Stewart; Kruger, Joachin; Smith, Winston; Bocretsion, Hable; Ayanlaja, Adekunle; van Rheen, Joost; Ochieng, William; Ra, K. Khalfani // New African;Oct2010, Issue 499, p4 

    Several letters to the editor are presented in response to articles in previous issues including one on David Smith's book "Young Mandela," by Baffour Ankomah in the August to September 2010 issue, "Losing Faith," by Onyekachi Wambu in the May 2010 issue, and "Africa at 50: Ridding Ourselves of...

  • PERSPECTIVES.  // Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);2/10/2003 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 141 Issue 6, p4 

    Offers quotations on a variety of issues issued by various social and political celebrities. U.S. President George W. Bush on his growing impatience with the United Nations' handling of the crisis with Iraq; Former South African leader Nelson Mandela condemns the United States' belligerent...

  • PERSPECTIVES.  // Newsweek (Pacific Edition);2/10/2003 (Pacific Edition), Vol. 141 Issue 6, p6 

    Offers quotations on a variety of issues issued by various social and political celebrities. U.S. President George W. Bush on his growing impatience with the United Nations' handling of the crisis with Iraq; Former South African leader Nelson Mandela condemns the United States' belligerent...

  • The Church and Abortion.  // Conscience: The News Journal of Catholic Opinion;Autumn2011, Vol. 32 Issue 3, p6 

    The article offers information on various issues related to Catholic church, contraception, and abortion. Father Frank Pavone, leader of the organization Priest for Life (PFL), has been suspended by the U.S. bishops on September 9, 2011 due to financial controversies of PFL. The PRO Foundation...

  • Mandela: We stand here not as guests, but as comrades in arms.  // Crisis (00111422);1993, Vol. 100 Issue 6, p28 

    Reports on the speech of Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela at the 84th National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) convention in Indianapolis, Indiana. Quotation from Frederick Douglass; W.E.B DuBois Medal received in 1986; NAACP-South African connections.

  • The man in cell no. 7. Hewitt, Bill; Hack, Susan // People;2/28/94, Vol. 41 Issue 8, p81 

    Profiles Nelson Mandela. Visit to Robben Island, South Africa; Release from prison; Memories of his life in prison; Number of years in jail; Physical and psychological ordeal; Conviction for plot against the government; Refusal to attend mother and son's funeral; Self-discipline; Staying in...

  • Coming apart. Hewitt, B.; Goldstuck, A. // People;4/20/92, Vol. 37 Issue 15, p52 

    Covers the announcement that African National Congress leader Nelson Mandela, 73, and his wife, Winnie, 57, are separating after 34 years of marriage. The couple spent 27 years apart while Nelson was imprisoned; Winnie's legal problems; Emotional problems; Latest scandal.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics