Category Archives: Anti-Choice Abortions

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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Woman has abortion because of her husband

From a woman who had an abortion: “I can’t remember now if I did a home pregnancy test, but I did have an ‘official’ one at university health services. My marriage was faltering badly at the time and my husband … Continue reading

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Doctor manipulates woman into abortion to avoid lawsuit

Pro-Life activist Mark Crutcher told one woman’s story: “…we worked with a woman from Virginia who told us she had been trying to get pregnant for several years and her OB/GYN was fully aware of this. She said that when … Continue reading

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Boyfriend decides on abortion, then they broke up

From Ingrid, who had an abortion: “My boyfriend said it was my decision but… don’t have the baby. [Ellipsis In original]. He said, “If you’re my friend, if you have feelings for me, you won’t have this baby.” I felt … Continue reading

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Woman convinced to abort by her boyfriend

Donna was in graduate school when she got pregnant. She tells her story: “I was in complete shock with this news [of the pregnancy], and my boyfriend volunteered to pay for an abortion. He insisted it was the only choice. … Continue reading

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