Entries Tagged ‘20 weeks’

That time NARAL held a protest in an empty room

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Apparently NARAL is sponsoring #StopTheBans events across the country today.

In particular, NARAL really doesn’t like the 20-week abortion ban. You know, the one that everyone else does, particularly women.

If indeed a picture tells a thousand words, the one below is classic. It shows NARAL Maryland supporters this morning griping to an empty room….

Abortion supporters clash on whether late term abortions are tragic or trivial

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It was pro-abortion President Bill Clinton who first coined the term “safe, legal, and rare” in the early 1990s to describe his supposedly moderate view on abortion.

The phrase served Clinton well during the years-long partial birth abortion debate, making him sound reasonable even as he vetoed a ban against the heinous procedure twice. The conflicted masses liked it as well.

But abortion zealots got stuck on that word “rare.” As proponent Jessica Valenti wrote in The Guardian last year:

Pro-life blog buzz 5-16-14

by Susie Allen, host of the blog, Pro-Life in TN, and Kelli

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  • The Guiding Star Project points out how “reproductive healthcare” for women is actually biased against helping women who wish to reproduce:

    Let me take a pause for a moment, I am not agreeing that abortion should be considered “healthcare”, but I want to talk about other facets of healthcare for women. Why do I (and others like me) have to pay high premiums to find out why I can’t achieve a healthy and normal pregnancy?If it is an equal right for a woman to terminate a healthy, or even an unhealthy pregnancy (for her or the baby), paid for by taxpayers or her insurance, why do I have to pay all costs trying to find out what is wrong with my body?

UK gov’t’s new Minister for Women: Limit abortion to 20 weeks

You have got to look at these matters in a commonsense way. I looked at it from the really important stance of the impact on women and children…. What we are trying to do here is not to put obstacles in people’s way but to reflect the way medical science has moved on. ~ Maria […]

Jivin J’s Life Links 5-13-11

by JivinJ, host of the blog, JivinJehoshaphat Iowa Republicans aren’t happy with the bill introduced by Sen. Joe Bolkcom designed to keep abortionist LeRoy Carhart out of Council Bluffs. The Canadian March for Life was held yesterday in Ottawa: While the crowd, estimated at over 10,000, largely consisted of teenagers in matching T-shirts bused in […]

Jivin J’s Life Links 6-28-10

by JivinJ, host of the blog, has responded to the paper by the UK’s Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists which claimed unborn children can’t feel pain before 24 weeks: Ironically, the article concedes the evidence that by 20 weeks pain receptors are present throughout the unborn child’s skin, that these are linked by nerves […]

Abortion, the peacemaker?

Abortion in India is illegal after 20 weeks, in large part to stop female feticide. Today’s

  

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