Post-abortive women are shouting their abortion regret and speaking for life

By Christina Marie Bennett The #ShoutYourAbortion hashtag has some of the most disturbing confessions on the Twittersphere. Post-abortive women are supporting Planned Parenthood by telling the world how abortion made their life better. Regardless of their reasoning for choosing to abort, the tweets all convey the same false message that abortion is a social good …

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Woman who regretted her abortion: “no options were presented to me”

  Editor’s note. This appeared at clinicquotes.com. Katerina, who had an abortion and suffered great emotional pain afterward: “The lady who met me there [at the local Family Planning Service] treated me as rudely as anyone could treat someone; there was no caring or concern in her manner. No options were presented to me. She …

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“It feels like a part of me died that day and will never return”

  By Dave Andrusko “Since You Asked,” I gather, is a kind of advice column found at www.salon.com. Since no one would come away thinking this is a home for card-carrying pro-life activists, it is to Cary Tennis’ (and Salon’s) credit that he answered a letter from a deeply unhappy woman under the headline, “My …

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When abortion is the man’s choice

  By Sarah Terzo Editor’s note. This appeared at blog.secularprolife.org. Abortion is touted as a woman’s choice, but according to one study, 64% of women feel pressured into abortion by their partners. Men may pressure their partners into having abortions because they do not want a child and do not want to pay child support. …

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The abortion accounts of 26 women weep pain and regret and remorse

By Dave Andrusko When there is even an ounce of honesty in them, any series of accounts of women who have undergone abortions will accomplish exactly the opposite of what proponents of “telling your story” believe it will. Instead of “de-stigmatizing” abortion, it makes the average person even more skeptical of abortion, even more convinced …

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Why “My Mother Regretted her abortion” is such an important essay

By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. While my family and I are on vacation, we are running some of our favorite NRL News Today stories from the last four months, entries from our “Roe at 40″ series, and an occasional update. It is not the least bit surprising that an essay in which Beth Matusoff Merfish …

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