John Hurt in the film of  ‘1984’. Liberal US media have their own versions of thoughtcrime, which include reluctance to publish anything that presents abortion as anything other than an unqualified good

At the time of writing, the number one Amazon books bestseller is George Orwell’s 1984. Orwell’s book added newspeak, thoughtcrime, and unperson to ou(...)

Campaigns with contempt: “If they ever get their referendum, their contempt may lead to the same type of shock result liberals have just experienced here in the US.”

Sitting at my computer, here in Los Angeles, I want to tell you about a very contentious and divisive political campaign. One side seems to have every(...)

A Pro-Life Coalition of Pennsylvania rally outside Dr Kermit Gosnell’s closed abortion clinic in Philadelphia. Three years ago, Dr Gosnell was convicted of the first-degree murder of three infants, the involuntary manslaughter of a patient  and other felony counts. Photograph: Jessica Kourkounis/Getty Images

Working on the movie and book about Kermit Gosnell, the Philadelphia abortion doctor convicted of murder, I acquired a swift education on abortion, le(...)

Everyone in the abortion industry wants to paint Gosnell as a monster, but while he is a very strange and disturbed individual, in one respect he is identical to abortion advocates everywhere – his reasoning.

Ann McElhinney and Phelim McAleer wrote recently in this newspaper about the impact the trial of Dr Kermit Gosnell had on pro-choice journalists, who (...)

“Almost everyone . . . who spent significant time at the [Kermit] Gosnell [pictured] trial was less pro-choice at the end.”

We were always fairly disinterested in abortion. And by “disinterested” we mean we never thought much about it but, when we did, believed it was an un(...)

 Phelim McAleer and his wife  Ann McElhinney (pictured) are hoping to make a film about convicted Philadelphia abortion doctor Kermit Gosnell. Photograph: David Sleator/The Irish Times

California-based Irish journalist and documentary filmmaker Phelim McAleer has raised $573,000 (€413,000) of a targeted $2.1 million on a crowd(...)

A Philadelphia court found abortion doctor Kermit Gosnell  guilty of first-degree murder for the killing three babies born alive at his clinic during abortions by severing their spinal cords with scissors. Photograph: Google Maps

A Philadelphia abortion doctor was found guilty of first-degree murder for the killing three babies born alive at his clinic during abortions (...)

The Unite for Life vigil which recently filled Merrion Square south in Dublin. Anti-abortion activists in the US and Ireland are demanding to know why the murder trial of Dr Kermit Gosnell is not being reported. Photograph: Alan Betson

The murder trial of Dr Kermit Gosnell, a Philadelphia abortionist, is in its fifth week. For four of those, although the allegations against hi(...)