Sunday morning, thousands – many of them young families — poured into St. Peter’ Square, having walked through Rome in an annual pro-life march. From a window above, Pope Francis thanked the ecumenical crowd for its commitment to speaking out to protect innocent human life.

Today in Geneva, that United Nations committee on torture I’ve been mentioning (see here and here and here and here) heard testimony arguing that the Catholic Church’s teaching on abortion is psychological torture for women.

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