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Additional resources and links to accompany MCCL's pro-life study

Below are resources referenced in At Every Stage, MCCL's pro-life textbook for high-school aged students and adults.

Chapter 1

Stop & Go: The Biology of Prenatal Development documentary; free clips from the documentary available here

Stop & Go: Michael Clancy's website

Chapter 2

Stop & Go: Graphic images and videos: Center for Bioethical Reform

Stop & Go: Testimony of former abortionist Beverly McMillan

Stop & Go: Medical illustrations of abortion procedures: suction curettage, dilation & evacuation


Chapter 3

Stop & Go: Roe v. Wade decision

Stop & Go: Justice Scalia's opinion in Planned Parenthood v. Casey

Stop & Go: Testimony of Norma McCorvey ("Jane Roe" of Roe v. Wade)

Additional resources: Books: Dispelling the Myths of Abortion History by Joseph W. Dellapenna, Abortion Rites by Marvin Olasky, Abuse of Discretion by Clarke D. Forsythe, Abortion and the Constitution by Dennis J. Horan et al.

Chapter 4

Stop & Go: Blood Money documentary (view the trailer here)

Stop & Go: Undercover abortion industry investigations: Live Action, Center for Medical Progress

Stop & Go: Testimony of Wujian, a Chinese woman who experienced forced abortion

Chapter 5

Stop & Go: Doe v. Gomez decision

Stop & Go: Latest pro-life legislation in Minnesota

Annual abortion report from the Minnesota Department of Health

Chapter 6

Stop & Go: Feminists for Life

Stop & Go: Coalition on Abortion/Breast Cancer

Stop & Go: Elliot Institute

Additional resources: Complications by Angela Lanfranchi et al., Aborted Women: Silent No More by David C. Reardon, Forbidden Grief by Theresa Burke

Chapter 7

Stop & Go: List of pregnancy care centers in Minnesota

Chapter 8

Stop & Go: Video of abortion debates: Scott Klusendorf v. Nadine Strossen (Westmont College), Stephanie Gray v. Fraser Fellows (University of Western Ontario), Stephanie Gray v. Donald Alnslie (University of Toronto), Patrick Lee v. David Boonin (Pomona Colllege), Peter Kreeft v. David Boonin (University of Minnesota)

Additional resources: Books: The Case for Life by Scott Klusendorf, Persuasive Pro-Life by Trent Horn, The Ethics of Abortion by Christopher Kaczor (advanced), Defending Life by Francis J. Beckwith (advanced), Pro-Life Answers to Pro-Choice Arguments by Randy Alcorn, The Unaborted Socrates by Peter Kreeft, Abortion & Unborn Human Life by Patrick Lee (advanced), Why Pro-Life? by Randy Alcorn

Chapter 9

Stop & Go: Terri Schiavio Life & Hope Network

Additional resources: Books: Forced Exit by Wesley J. Smith, Debating Euthanasia by Emily Jackson and John Keown, Culture of Death by Wesley J. Smith, A Life That Matters by Terri Schiavo's family

Chapter 10

Stop & Go: Adult stem cell success stories

Stop & Go: Lines That Divide documentary

Additional resources: Books: The Stem Cell Epistles by Michael A. Buratovich, Embryo by Robert P. George and Christopher Tollefsen (advanced)

Chapter 11

Stop & Go: Amazing Grace movie

Stop & Go: Video testimony of Gianna Jessen, who survived an abortion

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