Whenever anyone says to me, “Men can’t get pregnant, so they shouldn’t talk about abortion – more often sloganized in the form of “No Uterus, No Opinion” – I am torn between responses. There are four ways that I could reply. If not possible or worth it to cover all four of them, I have […]
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About a week ago as I write this, a pro-choicer tweeted to tell me that I grant women “fewer rights than a corpse.” Then the next day, another accused me in a tweet of “special pleading for embryos.” A few days after that another said, “Why do unborn people deserve special rights that no other […]
Young pro-life advocates stand outside the Supreme Court, wearing judicial wigs and robes and carrying signs in support of Judge Barrett’s confirmation. Photo credit: Students for Life of America on Facebook It looks like a nightmare pro-abortion horde is about to take over this country. According to polling, the presidency, House and Senate will all […]
With a new poll out from two organizations called Supermajority and PerryUndem, Jill Filipovic says she has come to the conclusion that pro-lifers are pro-life because they want to control women. In order for that to be a valid conclusion, the following pieces all have to fit together in the way that Filipovic says they […]
On December 28, 2018, the New York Times published a 13,500-word article attributed to its editorial board. A momentous question underlying this article almost receives the recognition it deserves from the authors. In the third paragraph they say this much about the question: a deep shift in American society, away from a centuries-long tradition in […]
Suppose a cute toddler is playing in front of us, riding on a toy truck, laughing and having a great time. She may be my child, or she may be anyone’s child. And suppose I kill that toddler before your eyes. You will all be shocked, certainly. What I want to dig into here is […]
[Today’s guest post by Acyutananda is part of our paid blogging program.] So far as I know, the recent “Why Can’t a Feminist Be Pro-Life?” panel at the Catholic University of America marked the first time that pro-choice feminists, who are the feminist mainstream, entered a formal setting where they found undeniable confirmation of the […]
[Today’s guest post by Acyutananda is part of our paid blogging program.] Pro-life feminism claims that the institution of legal abortion is bad for women. Is it true? This article will focus on the U.S., and the thesis will be: the population of American women can be divided into three groups. The first group will […]
Screenshot: Ilyse Hogue, who is the president of NARAL and the mother of an aborted baby, speaks at the Democratic National Convention [Today’s guest post by Acyutananda is part of our paid blogging program.] Ilyse Hogue is said to have made history on July 24, 2016 as the first person to talk about her own […]
[Today’s post is co-authored by Acyutananda and Kelsey Hazzard.] The idea that legal abortion is a symptom of and reinforces a patriarchal, misogynistic social system is not new. In our awareness, it goes back at least to the founders of Feminists for Life. However, there has been a flowering just recently of fresh thinking on […]