Twitter, the gaping void into which we scream, recently fussed over a question posed by New York Times Magazine: if you could time travel to the past and kill Adolf Hitler as a baby, would you do it? Much debate was had, and now 2016 Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush is dipping in his oar. And lest there be…
A six-month-old baby girl died after her mother allegedly threw her out of the window of their sixth-floor apartment in the Bronx. This is the third such incident to happen in New York City in just three months.
Jennifer Berry made headlines this week when it was revealed that the new mother—who gave birth in her boyfriend’s Bronx apartment—threw her newborn out of a seventh floor window. Authorities now believe she may have been responsible for the death of another child in 2008.
When you’re a historian specializing in early modern European history, it’s not often that your area of expertise is relevant to modern politics—and when it is, the situation is rarely good.
Live Action is back with a new "undercover investigation" which it says depicts an abortion counselor advocating infanticide, similar to — you guessed it — what allegedly went down at Dr. Kermit Gosnell's clinic. Timely! But just as the Gosnell trial only emphasizes how important it is that women have access to safe…
Is Planned Parenthood the nation's leading sexual and reproductive health care provider OR a gang of savages stampeding through the country with baby heads on spikes? This week, anti-abortion advocates are eager to convince us of the latter by claiming that the Florida Association of Planned Parenthood Affiliates…
A parent recklessly endangering an infant by leaving him unattended, this time in the bath? Tragically typical. But wait, she was playing Facebook games. This, folks, is a crime of our times.
A South Carolina mom has been arrested for suffocating her two children and then pretending they drowned — all apparently a reaction to her own mom's nagging.
A woman described as a 22-year-old "unmarried medical student" (other reports say 25) returning home to India after studying abroad, apparently gave birth mid-flight, then attempted to flush the baby down the toilet of the Amritsar-bound Turkmenistan Airlines plane.
The trial of a French woman who killed two of their babies and froze them has captured the imagination of the French public. Weirder still? Prosecutors have ruled that she did it all without her husband's knowledge.
Several readers wrote in to tip us to a fascinating article in today's Toronto Star, which explores the grim realities behind the dwindling populations of women of all ages in several countries across the globe.