Abortion, Mormons, and Mitt Romney

Mormons are different from Catholics and Evangelical Christians and maybe other Christians. We believe that a woman may be justified in seeking abortion, if she has been raped, or if her life is in jeopardy, or the child is so severely deformed, he/she will not survive birth. Mormon, abortion and Mitt Romney read more....more
@Lucy's Reality Thanks, you are right, many of the religious issues should be left at home, but ...more

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under the pink

I know women who have had abortions. I know women who got pregnant as teenagers and decided to keep and raise their children. I know women who are now moms because the birth mother gave their child up for adoption. I know women who have used birth control to combat acne, irregular periods, searing cramps, and chronic tension headaches.There is a difference between being pro-choice and pro-abortion....more

Where the Reality of Abortion Resides: Intimate Wars

by Merle Hoffman, cross-posted from On The Issues Magazine...more

If you are PRO-CHOICE you might wanna skip this post…..

Just a word of caution.  If you are reading this post and you have children in the house, you may want to close the window before you leave your computer unless they are old enough to know about this topic.Abortion.It’s become just a word in our society.  Even for myself, as a religious woman, it has been a word that is said in passing without much thought for what it actually means.  We rattle off statistics, but do we really stop to think what they add up to?...more

39 Years after Roe v Wade: Revisiting the Supreme Court Decision

Every year, on the anniversary of Roe v Wade, I set out to share my opinion.  Every year I chicken out.  I know my opinion is sure to anger both my pro-life and my pro-choice friends, many of whom see things through a black-and-white, all-or-nothing lens.  As in so many things in life’s journey, this issue a complex one. ...more

Truly Pro Choice

There's a big difference between being pro-abortion and pro-choice. While members of the former camp seek to protect legal access to abortion, those of the latter, including myself, know that abortion is merely one of many reproductive options that should be available to all women. ...more

Discussing Abortion During Polite Dinner Conversation

By Sarah Flint Erdreich, cross-posted from On The Issues Magazine and originally from Feminists for Choice....more