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When voters passed radical pro-abortion ballot initiatives in abortion-friendly states last month, it was heartbreaking, but not surprising.

But when the people of Montana(!) vote to kill babies born alive after surviving failed abortions, it forces us to ask "What kind of country do we live in?"

There must be some monster inside us, that our desire for a child to die is so great that we won't even help her as she helplessly struggles for life on the operating table.

May God have mercy on us.

On today's video blog, I address the wake-up call from Montana...and share signs of hope in the aftermath:

To watch the video, click the image or visit:

For more on last month's election results, check out our recent podcast episode, The Red Wave that Wasn't:

The people of Montana (as well as California, Michigan, and Vermont) should be ashamed of themselves.

And we should be angry. But let your anger be a righteous anger that moves you to take action. Sign up today to lead a peaceful, prayerful 40 Days for Life campaign in your community:

Experienced leaders who want to launch a year-round vigil can apply to lead a 40 Days for Life 365 campaign at

This is no time to throw up our hands in frustration. It's time to finish what the Supreme Court started in June.

Shawn Carney, President/CEO

In addition to co-founding 40 Days for Life, Shawn is one of the most sought-after pro-life speakers, addressing audiences coast-to-coast and internationally. He has executive produced award-winning pro-life documentaries. Shawn co-authored the #1 top-rated Christian book: 40 Days for Life: Discover What God Has Done ... Imagine What He Can Do and also wrote The Beginning of the End of Abortion.