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About Sarah

Sarah is a member of the board of The Pro-life Alliance of Gays and Lesbians.

Adolescents feel “guilt, shame, and fear of disapproval” after abortion

From a 2004 study that did a group interview with post-abortive adolescents: “The loss of a potential child by abortion gives rise to the universal experience of mourning, in which adolescents are developmentally more vulnerable…. Because strong cultural and religious … Continue reading

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Christian woman regrets aborting twins

A Christian woman who aborted a twin pregnancy describes how she felt before and after the abortion: “The nurse told me that I was having twins and it scared me to death. How could I raise three when I could … Continue reading

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Abortionist says telling women about fetal pain is “torment” to them

Abortionist Dave Turok, of Salt Lake City, talking about a bill that would require abortionists to tell their late-term abortion patients that their babies can feel pain: “Turok said telling those women their fetuses feel pain is heaping torment upon torment. … Continue reading

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Doctors tell woman to abort, but her baby is born healthy

Linda Serrano, of Bakersfield, CA tells her story: “I received a German measles shot two weeks before I got pregnant with my first child. I called three doctors, and none of them would accept me as a patient. They all wanted … Continue reading

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Reverend prays for abortion

In an article, Rev. Debra Haffner describes how she will pray for abortion: “We will end our prayers with these words: “Bless us as we seek to create a more just world where all people have the right to make … Continue reading

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Abortion worker tells how they broke waiting period laws

One former abortion worker said in a webcast: “Often times what would happen was patients would come in and say, “Oh, yeah, I did speak with someone. I don’t have my paperwork and we wouldn’t have their paperwork, but my … Continue reading

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Memory of abortion is “too painful to bear”

Michelle Borquez wrote a book about grief after abortion. She says of her own abortion: “There has been nothing in my life quite as painful as the memory of my own abortion. It was too painful to bear. I couldn’t … Continue reading

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Abortion workers sometimes use the term “baby”

In an article about abortionists and clinic workers: “Providers also reflected on differences between language used inside the clinic and accepted pro-choice rhetoric. Some noted that during clinical encounters, they attempt to “meet their patients where they are” by using … Continue reading

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Pro-Abortion reverend “put women at ease” about their abortions

Rev. Jesse Lyons of Riverside Church was part of the Clergy Consultation Service, which referred women to illegal abortions before Roe v. Wade. All of those in the service were pastors or rabbis who were pro-abortion. He describes the “counseling” … Continue reading

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Study shows many women seeking sex-selection abortions are abused

A survey was done of  South Asian immigrant women recruited from a clinic that provides sex determination tests. This clinic was located in the US but catered to Asian women who wanted to find out the sex of their babies … Continue reading

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