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Pro-Choice activist calls unplanned pregnancy “an infection”

Pro-Life author William Brennan cited the following quote from a pro-abortion activist: Natalie Shainess, abortion advocate, called unplanned pregnancy an “unseen infection deep in the body.” Natalie Sainess “Abortion is No Man’s Business” Psychology Today May 1970, p 20 Quoted … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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Abortionist calls abortion “humane”

Abortionist Dr. Michael S Burnhill referred to abortion as: “A consistently high quality, humane service.” Michael S Burnhill “Humane Abortion Services: A Revolution in Human Rights and the Delivery of a Medical Service” Mount Sinai Journal of Medicine 42 (September/October … Continue reading

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Woman is grateful for her 3 abortions, but considers them “morally wrong”

In a study in the Journal of American Culture, one postabortion woman said the following: “I am extremely grateful for the choice I had in terminating three pregnancies. However, I believe they are morally wrong.” Helen Susan Edelman, “Safe to … Continue reading

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Pro-Choicer: Abortion is “positive social need”

Pro-Choice author Rosalind Petchesky, in Abortion and Woman’s Choice, says: “Rather than apologize for abortion, feminists must proclaim loudly—as they did in the late 1960s and the early 1970s—that access to safe, funded abortion is a positive social need of … Continue reading

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Abortion was like going to the dentist

From a woman who had an abortion: “It was so easy to arrange. It was so quick and efficient that it was very easy to turn off from the fact that you were having an abortion. It was probably less … Continue reading

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Woman calls her abortion “pleasant”

From a woman who had an abortion: “It was reasonably pleasant..…It only took three minutes. You come around virtually immediately. Just feeling a bit woozy. And then, there we were in the next room, in a row, like factory farming, … Continue reading

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“I like abortion” says pro-choicer

Pro-abortion advocate Sady Doyle comments on Katha Pollit’s idea that abortion is a great thing: Abortion saves lives, improves lives, and makes for a stronger society. ….Personally, I like abortion. I’ve never needed one. I’m still glad to have the option. … Continue reading

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Abortion supporter compares babies to mold and weeds

Patricia Beninato, founder of the now defunct site Imnotsorry.net, where women wrote positive stories about their abortions, said: Yes, a fetus is alive. But weeds are life and mold is life and bugs are life and we destroy those on … Continue reading

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Abortion is birth control, says pro-choicer

Patricia Beninato, who once ran a site called Imnotsorry.net where women shared positive abortion stories, says that abortion is birth control: One of the peeves I have is that there seems to be a mindset even within the pro-choice community … Continue reading

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