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Abortion textbook talks about “hysterical reactions”

On old textbook on abortion published in 1977 gives the following instructions to abortionists: “Psychiatric problems are extremely important to uncover before the patient undergoes [a] clinic abortion…There are enough problems inherent in interrupting a pregnancy without adding the risk … Continue reading

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Former abortion worker: abortionists talked badly about patients

Former abortion worker Annette Lancaster says the following about abortionists in her clinic: “Physicians often talked badly about patients while performing procedures on them. Sometimes physicians would not use the proper amount of sedation. They would tell the patient they … Continue reading

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Abortion clinic worker comments on women getting lost

Darla Patterson, an abortion clinic worker, made these observations on the website Tales from the Clinic: “People who are lost often call us on their crap reception cellular phones and shout frantically through the mouthpiece at us the names of … Continue reading

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Abortion worker describes having “attitude” towards patients

An abortion worker, quoted by pro-choice author Magda Denes, said: “I didn’t get rude or nasty with the girls, but it was a form of hostility that could be sensed. I would have an attitude.” Magda Denes In Necessity and Sorrow: … Continue reading

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Unlicensed abortion “mills” prey on minority women

The New York Times ran an article about unlicensed abortion “mills” that injured women and operated under terrible conditions: These are usually private doctors’ offices masquerading as clinics — that is, the doctors are licensed, but the clinics are not. … Continue reading

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Some abortion clinic workers ignore and ridicule patients

From former abortion clinic director Abby Johnson: “Although abortion advocates are constantly spouting slogans declaring their unwavering love and devotion to women, in reality, it is commonplace for some clinic workers to ignore, marginalize, blame, and ridicule the women who … Continue reading

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Abortionist thinks his patients are stupid

Norma Goldberger, who was planning on opening up her own abortion facility, requested to see an abortion procedure at a busy center. She recounts this conversation: I heard the clinic director explains to the physician, “There’s this really smart woman here that wants … Continue reading

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Abortionist tells women “you killed your baby”

Late term abortionist Warren Hern’s wife worked in an abortion clinic as well.When Hern was working in Spain as an abortionist, he wrote her letters. Speaking in broken English, because she grew up in Cuba, Hern’s wife recalls the content … Continue reading

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Abortion doctors and sexist remarks

From Merle Hoffman, who co-founded and ran an abortion clinic for many years, talks about sexist remarks from abortion doctors: “… some doctors would make blatantly sexist remarks. “Come on, you knew how to spread your legs before you got … Continue reading

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Abortion doctors “ignore” patients

“Some doctors tended to initiate small talk with the counselors and essentially ignore the patients: most counselors felt that this was insensitive: “she’s lying on the table having an abortion… She doesn’t want to hear what you did with your … Continue reading

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