By Cassy Fiano-Chesser Sex-selective abortions are a real problem in many parts of the world. While people understandably think it’s an issue limited to Asian countries like China and India, gendercide is causing “missing girls” everywhere. Now, a midwife is claiming that women in Scotland aren’t being told the sex of their babies over fears …Continue reading "Midwife claims women aren’t told sex of their babies due to abortion fears"
By Dave Andrusko Early on Sunday the Directorate of Medical Services for the Indian state of Tamil Nadu busted an illegal sex-selective abortion racket in a sting operation, according to The Hindu, a local daily newspaper. The proprietor, a woman named Anandhi, had been arrested for the same offense in 2012 and 2016. Under the …Continue reading "Indian authorities raid illegal sex-selective abortion enterprise"
Father says he was disappointed that his fourth child turned out to be a daughter By Dave Andrusko According to Gaozhou Television in South China, soon after police were alerted that a newborn girl had gone missing from Magui Health Centre hospital, “officers began to suspect the girl’s father, surnamed Li.” But that proved to be …Continue reading "Thrown from a cliff, newborn baby girl survives fall and 12 hours of exposure"
Editor’s note. Although this appeared at the Canadian pro-life site “We Need a Law” on October 10, I just saw it today. Even though the story is pegged to the International Day of the Girl, which took place the following day, we shouldn’t let that get in the way of sharing its message. The following …Continue reading "Sex-selective abortion & the International Day of the Girl"
By SPUC—the Society for the Protection of Unborn Children In news that will add to the growing concern about the Government’s roll-out of non-invasive prenatal testing (NIPT), an investigation by the Victoria Derbyshire show has found thousands of British women discussing using NIPT to determine sex on an online forum. In response, Labour MP Naz Shah …Continue reading "Labour Party now admitting sex-selective abortion is an issue"
By Sarah Terzo 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, because if it’s a girl we are …Continue reading "Sonographer asked what sex the baby was"
By Dave Andrusko Sex selective abortions are rampant in India, as NRL News Today has reported on many occasions [see here; here; and here). According to a story in The Hindu, a woman, seven months pregnant, died Tuesday of a suspected sex selective performed by a nurse. R. Ramuthai, 28, came from Uthapanaickanoor, near Usilampatti …Continue reading "Indian woman dies as baby is aborted in 7th month; authorities suspect sex-selective abortion"
By Dave Andrusko A growing alliance of resistance is developing against sex-selective abortions, made easy by the use blood tests that determine a baby’s sex early in pregnancy. There are stories this week that the U.K. Labour Party is calling for a ban on sex-selective abortions. [here and here]. “Blood tests used to reveal a baby’s gender …Continue reading "U.K. Labour Party calls for ban on sex-selective abortions"
By Dave Andrusko At the risk of stating the superabundantly obvious, I am hardly the target audience for another pro-abortion Jeremiah posted at Rewire News under the scorching headline, ”Sex-Selective Abortion Bans Aren’t Just Racist—They’re Unconstitutional.” We’ve discussed this drivel before. Sung Yeon Choimorrow offers nothing new, just the usual, usual. Don’t look at the …Continue reading "Pro-abortionists lash out to hide barbarity of sex-selection abortions"
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 "A road too far for pro-abortion activists: Condemning sex selection abortions"
By Jonathon Van Maren Last month, I noted that the so-called “feminist foreign policy” of some Western countries was in reality responsible for the destruction of millions of baby girls in the womb, leading, in a sick irony, to a shortage of women. At the time, I was referring to an Indian government report that …Continue reading "Sex-selective abortion creating massive gender imbalance in Armenia"
Editor’s note. This first ran a few months ago on the Canadian pro-life site, WeNeedALaw, and is reposted with permission. The Liberal party released their gender-based violence strategy last month. The strategy aims to address issues ranging from investigating street harassment to focusing on Indigenous women, looking at impacts on LGBT communities to studying the …Continue reading "Canada’s Liberal party missed something important in gender-based violence strategy"