Category Archives: Anti-Choice Abortions

Abortion doula: Women feel they have no choice

An abortion doula, who comforts women during their abortions, says that many poor women feel they have no choice but to get abortions. Their life circumstances force them into abortions they might not really want. They are not empowered by … Continue reading

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Young woman tells story of forced abortion

Kelly Lang was in high school when she became pregnant. After she went with her sister to get a pregnancy test, and the test came back positive, she told her mother, who forced her to go through with an abortion: … Continue reading

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Man pushes partner’s abortion: “I have skin in the game”

Josh Healey, who got his partner pregnant, wanted her to have an abortion even though she initially wanted to have the baby. Healey says: “I knew this was a woman’s right and that I was supposed to be supportive, strong and sensitive … Continue reading

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Aborted baby’s father encouraged an abortion

Leo Mara tells the story of his partner’s abortion: “Life in the mid-1960s was basically one continuous party. It was a pretty messed-up time, and there were a lot of drugs. I never got into heroin or anything like that, … Continue reading

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Jacinta’s story

Jacinta had an abortion. She tells her story of seven years of grief: “The pain and despair I felt for the past seven years has been my own private hell. I didn’t realize that my behavior for those past seven years … Continue reading

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Father pressures 15-year-old into abortion

A pro-life author tells the story of a 15 year old girl who was forced to have an abortion by her father: “After the very emotional telling her parents experience, she found herself caught between a mom who wanted to … Continue reading

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Forced to abort by mother and counselor, woman grieves

Pro-life feminist Frederica Mathewes-Green tells the story of a young woman’s forced abortion: “Becky says that she had at first resolved to have the baby. But her mother took her to a counselor, ordering her to wait in the reception … Continue reading

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Husband tells wife not to have her baby

A woman who had an abortion talked about another woman she met at the clinic: “She was Catholic. She had two boys. They lived in a two-bedroom apartment. Her husband worked; she didn’t. She very much wanted a girl. When … Continue reading

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Pressures from others influenced minor’s abortions

From a study: “Pressure from parents, sexual partners, and peer group members were particularly influential with younger adolescents. Such factors totally dominated the decisions of adolescents who had failed to establish relative independence from parental object or to achieve some … Continue reading

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Some minors having abortions were forced by parents

According to a study: “Among the minors whose parents found out [about the pregnancy] without being told by the minor, 18% said their parents were forcing them to have an abortion, and 6% reported physical violence.” S Henshaw & K. … Continue reading

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