Urban Life Issues

Life Issues, our daily radio commentary on abortion and related issues, is carried on over 1,100 radio outlets across the nation. Hosted by Executive Director Bradley Mattes, the program has been on the air since 1985. Life Issues Institute is … Continue reading

Release from Bondage

Leading up to the launch of Urban Life Issues is a special two-part episode of our Emmy© Award-winning television program Facing Life Head-On. Titled Release from Bondage, the episode will expose Planned Parenthood’s deadly, strategic assault on women of color. … Continue reading


Norplant consists of six tiny pellets that are inserted under the skin of the upper arm.  These create a slow release of a synthetic form of the female hormone progesterone.  They continue to release this medication over a period of … Continue reading

Contraceptive Pill

Contraceptive pills contain, in differing dosages to be taken in different combinations during the month, two synthetic female hormones.  They contain estrogen and the second hormone, progesterone.  Sometimes that’s called the “pregnancy hormone.”  This hormone is normally formed in a … Continue reading