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Pro-Choicer: Abortion is a Godsend

Pro-choice activist Barbara Baird: “It is from this woman’s perspective that it’s so demeaning, and ridiculous, to suggest that abortion is by definition a negative and unfortunate experience… For the woman who is pregnant and not wanting to be so, an … Continue reading

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Women have abortions due to “good nurturance” says pro-choicer

Pro-choice activist Ruth Cowan “… Once left free to decide, most women decide to abort for reasons that have to do with their sense of good nurturance: for example, when they feel either that this is not a time when … Continue reading

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Ethicist says preborn baby is equivalent to rapist

Joseph Fletcher, ethicist, justifying abortion in cases of rape: “The embryo is no more innocent, no less an aggressor or unwelcome invader [than the rapist]!” Joseph Fletcher Situation Ethics (Philadelphia: the Westminster Press, 1966) 39 Is this baby as guilty … Continue reading

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Pro-Choicer calls abortion “sacrament in the hands of women”

From pro-choice activist Joyce Arthur: “Abortion is a major blessing, and a sacrament in the hands of women…. Now, a flake of dandruff from my head is human, but it is not a human being, and in this sense, neither … Continue reading

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Pro-Choicer claims women have abortions because they “love children”

Garrett Hardin, pro-choice activist “Most women who would have abortions want them, and for the best of all possible reasons: because they love children.” Garrett Hardin Stalking the Wild Taboo (Los Altos, California: William Kaufman Inc., 1973) 29 Below: preborn … Continue reading

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Amanda Marcotte calls her preborn baby “brainless” and “lentil-sized”

From pro-abortion activist AMANDA MARCOTTE on her abortion: “Given the choice between living my life how I please and having my body within my control and the fate of a lentil-sized, brainless embryo that has half a chance of dying on … Continue reading

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Pro-choicer: Killing a fly is worse than having abortion

One pro-abortion person wrote: “As far as abortion is concerned, I can speak for myself in that the killing of a pre-sentient fetus does not equate to murder, any more so than the killing of a fly amounts to murder … Continue reading

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Pro-Choice author on abortions motivated by “care and protective concern”

Pro-Abortion author Leslie Cannold interviewed pro-choice women, and reported that they believed: “An abortion decision that did not reflect a woman’s “feelings” and “love” for her could-be child and other significant people in her life, and that was not motivated by … Continue reading

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Pro-Choicer: both abortion and abstinence are the same because they both “prevent” a baby

This pro-abortion/pro-choice activist believes that if abortion is wrong, abstaining from sex is also wrong, because either way, a baby will not be born. “If two healthy, fertile people, very much in love but ignorant of the ways of contraception, … Continue reading

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Abortion clinic owner: Abortion is an act of love and sacrifice

Merle Hoffman, who owned an abortion facility, writes:  “Abortion is a mother’s act. It is an act of sacrifice, love, power and necessity… It does stop a beating heart, but it also keeps another one going: the heart and the … Continue reading

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