Psychiatrist compares abortion to amputation of a gangrenous limb

Pro-life author William Brennan cited the following quote:

Psychiatrist Jerome M Kummer compared abortion to “an appendectomy for acute appendicitis or amputation to remove a gangrenous or cancerous limb.”

Robert E. Hall, ed Abortion in a Changing World (New York and London: Columbia University Press, 1970) 1: 99

From William Brennan The Abortion Holocaust: Today’s Final Solution (St. Louis, Missouri, 1983)

16 weeks

16 weeks

Is this baby really equivalent to an appendix or infected limb?

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Sarah Terzo is a freelance writer and journalist who works for Live Action. She is a member of the board of The Pro-life Alliance of Gays and Lesbians and Consistent Life.
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