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Publications on the United States

Equipping Americans to respond to overturn of Roe v. Wade.

State Abortion Policies: 

  • Original prohibitions, authorizations; Heartbeat, Roe v. Wade Triggers; 

  • Maps: 1869, 1883, 1910-1950, 1966, 1972, 1973, 2002; 

  • Tables:  Ranking of States by total abortions & percent of population; 

  • Graphs: Trends by groups of States; Missouri & Texas (impacts of policies).  


State Abortion Graphs (50), DC, USA, 1951-2021 

Church Denomination (14, positions on abortion).   


The Fire At The Founding reveals the profound influence of Christian clergy - in their own words - and the Judeo-Christian faith of the American people during the founding era of the United States, which is once again our only hope for restoration.  Clergy and Christians will be encouraged and equipped, by living examples of those who've gone before us, to stand strong once again for truth, righteousness, morality, and justice; and help restore the good foundations of the nation to give us hope for the future.  

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BIBLICAL FOUNDATIONS of the sanctity of human life, marriage, family, human rights, civil government, law, and nations; what the Bible says about innocent bloodshed, child sacrifice and abortion; and study guides and series listed below:  

  • Study Guides on the "Image of God," and "Image of GOD in Man."

  • Study Guides for part I of the Abortion Worldwide Report.

  • God & Nations Series:  5-part study of what the Bible reveals about nations, God's purpose for nations, and how He related to each one.   

SANCTITY OF HUMAN LIFE:  the basis for the sanctity of human life & the womb; human responsibility; human rights; civil government and law duty to protect human life; nations and laws protecting human life; and policy briefs on United Nations.    

ABORTION:  Truth about innocent bloodshed and abortion; nations & laws prohibiting or authorizing abortion; abortions in nations; accountability; UN pressure upon nations; working papers on nations.  


  • Biblical Foundations page:  God & Nations Series (study guides of what God reveals in Bible about nations).  

  • Sanctity of Life page:  nations and laws protecting human life.  

  • Abortion page:  nations prohibiting or authorizing abortion.  

  • Nations page:  nations worldwide; focus on specific nations in Africa, Americas & Caribbean, Asia, Europe, & Oceania; God & Nations Series. 

  • Laws page:  enacted laws and policies for 181 nations protecting preborn children or authorizing abortion.   

  • AWR page:  the AWR book has a summary table of the policies for 196 nations, and abortion data for 100 nations. 

  • USA page:  United States.  

  • Public Policy page:  civil government and public policy of nations, and truths and principles for good policies.  

  • United Nations page: nations and UN policy briefs archive. 

LAWS:  summary and chronological lists of nations prohibiting or authorizing abortion, and world map; and enacted laws and policies of 181 nations protecting preborn children or authorizing their destruction by abortion:  Africa, Americas & Caribbean, Asia, Europe, and Oceania.  

  • Biblical Foundations page: foundations of good & lawful laws. 

  • Sanctity of Life page:  nations and laws protecting human life.  

  • Abortion page:  nations and laws prohibiting or authorizing abortion.

  • AWR page:  the AWR book has text of the first or early laws prohibiting or authorizing abortion, and a table of the policies for 196 nations. 

  • USA page:  chronology of state laws prohibiting and subsequently authorizing abortion in the United States.

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UNITED STATES:  USA page: state abortion prohibitions & authorizations, 1821 - 1973; annual and cumulative abortions (graph); Working Papers on abortions and related issues; consideration of treaties process; United States and United Nations issues. 


  • Self-evident truths and universal principles; 

  • Human rights and right to life; 

  • Human sexuality; 

  • Marriage and family; 

  • Civil government purpose is to protect human life; 

  • Civil government:  broader purposes and standards.  

UNITED NATIONS:  United Nations page:  

  • Abortion; 

  • CEDAW Committee; 

  • Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC); 

  • Domestic Policy (within jurisdiction of individual nations); 

  • Family, Marriage and Children; 

  • Human Cloning; 

  • Human Life; 

  • Human Rights:  Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR); 

  • Human Rights Committee; 

  • Human Rights Council; 

  • Human Rights:  former Commission on Human Rights;

  • International Criminal Court (ICC); 

  • Law of the Sea Treaty (LOST);

  • National Sovereignty; 

  • Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity vs. Religious Liberty, Marriage, Family, and True Human Rights; 

  • UN Budgets, Funding and Expenditures;

  • UN Peacekeeping;

  • UN Treat Bodies:  Reform Recommendations, Abuses, and Arbitrary Pressure on Nations;

  • World Summit 2005.   

Selected information on the GLC website or in AWR:   


WORLDWIDE:  Human Life, Abortion, Policies, Data, Analysis

  • "Abortion Worldwide Report: 1 Century, 100 Nations, 1 Billion Babies"
    (see Abortion Worldwide Report [AWR] page, or go to 

  • Abortion data for 100 nations and territories (see Part V on AWR page).  

  • Published global abortion estimates compared to AWR actual reported abortion figures (see AWR Working Paper #15 on Nations or AWR pages).  

  • National policies protecting life or authorizing abortion (Laws page).

  • 70 Nations Prohibited Abortion: 1803-1918 (Laws page).

  • 1803-1919 World Policy Map (Laws page). 

  • First Laws Prohibiting Abortion (Laws page).

  • First Policies Authorizing Abortion (Laws page).

  • Nations Authorizing Abortion, 1920-2016 (Laws page).

  • 2016 World Policy Map (based on enacted laws): 196 Nations (Laws page).

  • Abortions Reported Worldwide, 1921-2015 graph, & Top 20 Abortion Nations (Laws page).




  • 47 nations' policies (in AWR). 

  • Abortion data for 22 nations or territories (in AWR).  

  • 45 nations' written laws protecting life or authorizing abortion (see Asia page).  

  • AWR working papers:  India #7; Republic of China (Taiwan) #14; Republic of Korea #8 (see Abortion, Nations, or AWR page).


  • 46 nations' policies (in AWR). 

  • Abortion data for 48 nations and territories (in AWR).  

  • 45 nations' written laws protecting life or authorizing abortion (see Europe page). 

  • AWR working papers:  Austria #5, 19; Ireland #11, 18, 23; U.S.S.R. #10; United Kingdom #11; Yugoslavia and Successor States #12 (see Abortion, Nations, or AWR page).

  • Ireland (Abortion, Nations, and AWR pages).  


  • 14 nations' policies (in AWR). 

  • Abortion data for 4 nations or territories (in AWR).

  • 13 nations' written laws protecting life or authorizing abortion (see Oceania page).

  •  AWR working papers:  Australia #4 (see Abortion, Nations, or AWR pages).  

Abortion Worldwide Report:

English & Spanish editions.  

Information:  see AWR page.


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GLC SERIES (see GLC Series page)

A True Stories

B.  Sanctity of Human Life    

C.  Country Reports

D.  Truth About Abortion

Video created by Gabriel T. Jacobson (  

STATISTICS (on abortion):  

  • AWR page:  Sacred Accounting Tables (Part V of AWR) of reported abortions in 100 nations & territories, 1921 - 2015. 

  • Statistics page:  World graph of total abortions for 100 nations and territories, 1921 - 2018; and Top 20 Cumulative Abortion Nations. 

  • Dr. Wm. Robert Johnston's website has reported abortion data for 112 countries and 26 territories:  

  • Abortion page:  see "Abortions in Nations and Worldwide," and Working Papers on abortion data in specific nations.  

  • Nations page:  nation and worldwide abortion graphs; Guttmacher & WHO overestimates addressed; and Working Papers on nations.  

ESpecial Issues / Briefs / Reports 

2020-03-18.  Coronavirus & Plagues: God's Redemptive Purposes (letter; A4). 

2020-03-30.  How Should We Respond to God During a National Crisis?

Part 1  (letter; A4).  

Part 2  (letter; A4).

Davy Crockett & the Constitution (letter; A4).  

2020-04-15.  A Time of Contemplation, including that Jesus Christ Came For All Nations  (letter; A4). 

2020-04-29.  Plagues:  What the Bible Reveals:

Part 1  (letter; A4).

Part 2  (letter; A4).

Part 3:  What makes us vulnerable?  (letter; A4)

Part 4:  Who or what can protect us?  (letter; A4)

2020-06-03.  Lawlessness Unleashed (letter; A4)  

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Jose Kast Rist (Chile), Isabel Maria Salazar (Ecuador), Thomas Jacobson (USA), at Transatlantic Summit III in Bogota, Colombia, April 2019.  

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Thomas Jacobson (Global Life Campaign, USA), speaking at Transatlantic Summit III in Bogota, Colombia, April 2019.  

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Thomas Jacobson (Global Life Campaign, USA), speaking at Ecuador National Assembly, 23 July 2019.  


"Just as you do not know the path of the wind and how bones are formed in the womb of the pregnant woman, so you do not know the activity of God who makes all things” (Ecclesiastes 11:5) 

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Web design by Thomas W. Jacobson and Gabriel T. Jacobson. 


“We cannot diminish the value of one category of human life – the unborn – without diminishing the value of all human life. ... There is no cause more important.” – President Ronald Reagan