By Sarah Terzo Abortion rights groups are put in a difficult position by sex-selection abortions. They have said for years that a woman’s decision to abort is no one’s business but her own, and that no one should ever interfere with women’s choices to have abortions. But now, abortion is being used as weapon against …Continue reading "Pro-choice activists have hard time condemning sex selection abortions"
By SPUC—the Society for the Protection of Unborn Children Sex-selective abortion is among the extreme measures featured in a recently launched public consultation on the framework for the new Northern Ireland abortion regime. SPUC is encouraging the people of Northern Ireland to speak up for unborn babies by responding to the consultation. SPUC has slammed …Continue reading "Say no to sex-selective abortion and other extreme abortion measures in Northern Ireland consultation"
By We Need a Law October 11 marks the annual International Day of the Girl, a day to highlight the needs and challenges faced by women and girls around the world. Among other inequalities and injustices, one violation of human rights continues to face Canadian girls year after year: sex-selective abortion. “We know that sex …Continue reading "The International Day of the Girl and the curse of sex-selective abortion"
By We Need a Law In a culture which values control, choice, and autonomy, it is no wonder people dream of a “perfect” family, with just the right mix of boys and/or girls, in just the right order. In many countries, including the U.S., assisted reproductive technology has made “family balancing” an option through in …Continue reading "Sex-selection is sometimes illegal in Canada — but not sex-selection abortion"
By We Need a Law Sex selection abortion happens [https://defendgirls.com/] in Canada. It impacts both boys and girls as families seek to create exactly the type of family they envisioned, but it disproportionately impacts girls. These stories are based on true stories, showing the very real decisions made based on sex preference, allowed by our …Continue reading "Stories of sex selection in Canada"
India’s Invisible Girls By John Stonestreet & Roberto Rivera Editor’s note. My family and I will be on our vacation through August 27. I will occasionally add new items but for the most part we will repost “the best of the best” — the stories our readers have told us they especially liked. Until recently, …Continue reading "The Scourge of Sex-Selection Abortion"
By Sara Terzo Dr. Roxana Chapman describes how a woman came to her requesting an abortion because her baby was a girl. The woman was of Indian descent. Chapman describes the woman, Sunita, as “a sophisticated and Anglicized young lady attired in a smart trouser suit.” Chapman recounts what happened. The woman said: “This is …Continue reading "Hindu woman comes seeking sex-selection abortion"
Not one female birth across 132 villages in India By SPUC—the Society for the Protection of Unborn Children Approximately 15.8 million girls have been killed in the womb through sex-selective abortions in India since 1990, the Population Research Institute (PRI) finds. The report states that: “Due to a strong, culturally-rooted preference for sons in many …Continue reading "The pandemic of female foeticide in India exposed"
By Jonathan Abbamonte, Population Research Institute  Nearly 550,000 unborn girls are killed in India every year by sex-selective abortion, a newly released report from the Population Research Institute (PRI) has found. The findings highlight the shocking extent to which girls in India—and other parts of the world—continue to be selectively targeted for abortion and …Continue reading "The Slaughter of Girls Continues in India: New PRI study find that Sex-Selective Abortion Kills 550,000 Girls Each Year"
By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. I’ve argued many times in this space that the consciousness-raising capacity of sex-selection abortion should never be underestimated. Killing babies because they are the “wrong” sex (almost always because they are female) flies in the face of the just desire for female equality which pro-abortionists wrongly insist includes abortion. Periodically, …Continue reading "Sex-selection abortions are a “necessary ills in the quest to solve humanity’s problems through technology”"
Editor’s note. This is reposted with permission from Clinic Quotes. The Sydney Morning Herald had an article about a sonographer who was asked what sex the baby was. The parents intended to abort if the baby was a girl The sonographer says: “They said something along the lines of ‘We need to know the sex, …Continue reading "Sonographer sickened by inquiry about sex-selection abortion"
By Sarah Terzo A survey was done of South Asian immigrant women recruited from a clinic that provides sex determination tests. This clinic was located in the U.S. but catered to Asian women who wanted to find out the sex of their babies to have an abortion if the child was a girl. It found …Continue reading "Study shows many women seeking sex-selection abortions have been abused"