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Peter Singer: sanctity of life view will “collapse”

Philosopher Peter Singer, who supports killing disabled infants on the grounds that they are not yet “people.” “During the next 35 years, the traditional view of the sanctity of human life will collapse….only a rump of hardcore, know-nothing religious fundamentalists … Continue reading

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“Women as a constituency” weren’t active in the early pro-choice movement

The first pro-abortion reformers were men. It was pro-choice men that originally lobbied for abortion to be legalized. Kristin Luker, historian said: “The reaction of state legislators of the 1960s, when asked what role women had played in securing passage … Continue reading

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Pro-choice activist talks about “dangers” of relying on science

A pro-abortion activist talked about how pro-choice people should not rely on science in order to defend abortion. This may be a tacit admission that all the legitimate science is on the side of the pro-lifers: “Sally Sheldon points to … Continue reading

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Pro-life demonstrator recalls being pelted with eggs

Randy Alcorn wrote about what happened when he was demonstrating with some pro-lifers at an abortion facility: “At the last [rescue] clinic personnel poured water on us from above. A few girls kept circling the block in their car, pulling … Continue reading

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Pro-Choice woman becomes irate when pro-lifer mentions abortion

Author Misty McBeth describes what happened when she talked about abortion to a co-worker. McBeth had been arguing the pro-life side: “Perhaps topics like this should be left out of the workplace,” I thought as I argued my view of the debate. Too … Continue reading

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Pro-Abortion feminist screams at pro-lifer

In a book by a pro-choice author, pro-life activist Fred Niles says: “During a pro-life vigil outside Parliament House, I was attacked by hard–faced, pro–abortion feminists. One of these angry feminists even tried to scratch my face and screamed at … Continue reading

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Governor opposes the death penalty, supports abortion on demand

In this newspaper editorial, a reporter praises Mario Cuomo for fighting against any limits on abortion and opposing the death penalty: “If the Supreme Court’s decision upholding Missouri’s restrictions on abortion signals an all-out attack on a woman’s right to … Continue reading

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Pro-Abortion lawyer Sarah Weddington describes pro-life actions

In her book A Question of Choice, where she gives an account of arguing Roe Vs. Wade, Sarah Weddington describes the pro-life movement’s string of victories after Roe was decided, and how the pro-choice movement diminished in power: “… Generally our energy … Continue reading

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Some politicians support abortion to limit minorities

Pro-Life author Mary Meehan wrote: “Many white voters believe abortion is a solution for the welfare problem and a way to slow the growth of the black population. I worked two years for a liberal, pro-life candidate who was appalled by … Continue reading

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Lawyer who argued Roe thought abortion issue was “settled”

Sarah Weddington, one of the women who argued Roe v. Wade before the Supreme Court, believed that the Roe ruling would settle the abortion debate. She had not anticipated the rise of the pro-life movement. “Initially I joined others in … Continue reading

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