Abortion Is the Real War on Women
During the primary debates this year, the candidates have spent a considerable amount of time on "women's rights"—mostly discussing the proposal to defund Planned Parenthood sparked by the horrific videos released by the Center for Medical Progress. The mere thought of restricting access to abortion makes the more liberal candidates wince and decry America's "war on women."
This refrain is heard elsewhere, as many advocacy groups try to put a more positive spin on abortion. For example, the 1 in 3 Campaign, so named for the statistic that one in three women will have an abortion in her lifetime, describes itself as "a grassroots movement to start a new...
is the managing editor of the Howard Center's quarterly journal, The Family in America: A Journal of Public Policy.This article originally appeared in Salvo, Issue #37, Summer 2016 Copyright © 2020 Salvo | www.salvomag.com https://salvomag.com/article/salvo37/wrong-rights