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I Am Pro Choice

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    I shall put it bluntly

    so EVERYONE can Understand. I believe a Womans Body belongs to her. Period. Not the Government. NOT the Pastor. And God would NOT force an Unwanted Child into the World , or FORCE a Woman who is a victim of Assault to keep one. Thats ******** Second what I find interesting...
    TsavoHunter TsavoHunter 36-40, M 7 Responses Apr 10, 2014

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    I'm constantly amazed at how easy the solution

    to abortion is. Well, at least in the eyes of completely naive, foolish pro lifers. Apparently adoption is the solution, it's ALWAYS the argument pro lifers tire to death. What I hear no one talking about is the fact that adoption is NOT the wonderful fix all its made out to be...
    TeddyBundy TeddyBundy 18-21, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    Pro lifers generally seem to have a really

    warped view as to what murder is. They justify their deity killing people as love for the followers but then they accuse others of murder to what is not even born yet. Twisted logic.
    ZombieMcChrist ZombieMcChrist 26-30, F 8 Responses 1 day ago

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    Has anyone else noticed

    that the huge majority of politicians who are "pro life" (tm) are men. What really gives them any authority over a woman's body? Patriarchal control? Women are people who are capable of making their own decisions.
    SilverPagan SilverPagan 51-55, M 9 Responses May 3

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    The rudeness and contradictory nature of

    'Pro-life' people is hilarious!! Lol My gf is pregnant and shared on fb a post about why abortion should be available for all women. A man on her friends list who she thought was her friend anyway, started debating with her and saying she has no heart etc. He finished the...
    Zachzx Zachzx 26-30, M 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    My Weekly War Against Hatred

    I am an escort. No... not that kind of escort, lol. A volunteer patient escort at the Allentown Women's Center (www.allentownwomenscenter.com) in Pennsylvania. The AWC is a women's reproductive health center that provides birth control, routine gynecological exams, STD testing...
    OFFthecuff OFFthecuff 22-25, F 24 Responses May 22, 2008

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    I wonder if pro lifers know

    that there are thousands of abortions happening right now and realize that their lives haven't been affected at all by the choice of someone else.
    ErraticallyGrey ErraticallyGrey 22-25, F 34 Responses Dec 28, 2014

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    I was planning on having an abortion.

    After my boyfriend and I had a slip up, in came the dreaded late period. I took a test first thing in the morning. Positive. I freaked out. Looking at my boyfriend, my life, our parents lives, we were all struggling. I couldn't ask these people to help me out with a child when...
    Ginkofishin Ginkofishin 18-21, F 18 Responses 1 day ago

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    If you're willing and have the time to read

    this, then here goes nothing... "You could always give the baby up for adoption!" -First of all, sometimes women don't want to get pregnant because they don't want to have to give birth. What would be the point of adoption, if you still have to give birth? Secondly, there are...
    AjLeePunk AjLeePunk 22-25, F 4 Responses Feb 21

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    Most losers on this planet don't need to have

    children. At this rate, it would be best if no one ever had children at all. The human race needs to cease to exist, asap.
    LikeAPrayer LikeAPrayer 18-21, F 6 Responses 5 days ago

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    ZombieMcChrist ZombieMcChrist 26-30, F 3 days ago

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    Being Pro Choice doesn't necessarily mean

    that you're all for abortions, it just means that you think a women should have the right to make her own decisions concerning her body. I personally would never get an abortion, but do I think that an old crusty white guy should tell a woman what she can or can't do with her...
    Madison18 Madison18 18-21, F 7 Responses 4 days ago

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    “Regrettably, there is a rvpe

    and incvst exception” in the bill, she said. “It is the only way it was going to be allowed onto the floor by the leadership. I mean, I say regrettable, I really mean it. Any child at any stage should be protected from conception, and certainly at 20 weeks excepting anyone...
    ZombieMcChrist ZombieMcChrist 26-30, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    Have you ever noticed

    that pro lifers never use the word fetus when talking about abortions? That's because they think "baby" means embryo, fetus, etc. They don't realize that fetuses are not human. If they were, they wouldn't be called fetuses. There's a huge difference between fetuses and babies...
    TGBman TGBman 22-25, M 5 Responses 4 days ago

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    Pregnancy is hard, uncomfortable,

    painful, stressful, emotional, exhausting and often vomit-inducing. I couldn't imagine what it would be like to go through the pain and sickness not out of joy, but because you had to. Because someone else wanted you to and that persons wants and opinions matter more to the...
    sunflowerpet sunflowerpet 18-21, F 26 Responses Dec 20, 2014

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    42 years since abortions became legal.

    Let us not move backwards. Because backwoods doesn't mean abortions will be eradicated. It means women will go back to harming their bodies, minds, and hearts worse than any legal abortion could.
    ErraticallyGrey ErraticallyGrey 22-25, F 10 Responses Jan 22

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    Woman Dies In Ireland After Being Denied Abortion

    Source: The Guardian (UK) November 13, 2012 Health authorities in Ireland are investigating the death of a pregnant woman who's husband says she was denied an abortion after severe complications. Savita Halappanapar, who was 17 weeks pregnant, died of Septicaemia a week after...
    goodogstay goodogstay 46-50, M 8 Responses Nov 14, 2012

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    There is literally no other situation

    where a person is required to protect someone else’s life at the cost of their own life or health. If “innocent human life” is worth every price, then why is it the foetus - a bundle of cells with no thought, no feeling, possibly not even a brain - that deserves every...
    WithoutChemicals WithoutChemicals 18-21, F 3 Responses 19 hrs ago

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    Sorry, but if I came into the ghetto out of a

    16 year old vag!na, and was forced to live a life of poverty in some third world street of a first world country, all because my grandmother disagreed with my mother murdering me, yeah. I would have wanted to be aborted.
    MeadowLark4 MeadowLark4 16-17 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    Is Not About the Children....

    Those against abortion are not looking out for the chidlrens best interests; if they are so devoted to saving littles lives that they will take away a womans control of her body, they would be out there saving the lives that already exist. If it was purely about saving the...
    Tesse Tesse 18-21, F 37 Responses Sep 10, 2008

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    Being pro choice is about human rights.

    Whether you agree or disagree with abortion is irrelevant. Regardless of your own personal beliefs, you are not entitled to force other people to follow your moral rules. Abortion is a medical procedure. Everyone has the right to accessible and safe health care.
    Sapphire89 Sapphire89 22-25 4 Responses Oct 27, 2014

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    I am pro (woman's) choice.

    Which means her alone, has the right to make the choice. And nobody else.
    Singlemother78 Singlemother78 31-35, F 5 Responses 4 days ago

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    This topic makes my ears steam

    and my eyes bleed. I can't fathom feeling any other way. Being Pro Life is being against the right for women to have a choice in what to do with their own body. Their body that is already developed, living, and also has a beating heart of its own. One that has been beating for...
    AjLeePunk AjLeePunk 22-25, F 3 Responses Feb 3

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    Please understand that this is not a judgment I

    am just merely curious as to how certain things affect others and why. Every day I hear excuses but I never get to the why and how people feel the way they do. Why do we get overtly emotional over things (more specifically fetuses) that look like humans but we don't get...
    ZombieMcChrist ZombieMcChrist 26-30, F 24 Responses 5 days ago

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    Im against abortion 100%but I'm 100000%

    for letting people decide what they do and don't do with their own bodies. Personally i could never have one, but i would never stop someone from doing what they feel is right for them, and i would never judge them for the decisions they felt the need to make.
    Dinosaurinthebigcity Dinosaurinthebigcity 18-21, F 6 Responses 15 hrs ago

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    "I cannot understand anti-abortion arguments

    that centre on the sanctity of life. As a species, we've fairly comprehensively demonstrated that we don't believe in the sanctity of life. The shrugging acceptance of war, famine, epidemic, pain, and life-long poverty shows us that, whatever we tell ourselves, we've only made...
    ErraticallyGrey ErraticallyGrey 22-25, F 41 Responses Feb 19

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    The difference between a baby

    and an embryo: An embryo has no feelings, thoughts, memories, hopes and dreams. It is not a human but a bundle of cells with absolutely no heartbeat or brain activity. There's no brain activity in a pack of cells. Yes, cell activity, but not what makes a person truly precious...
    AddyAddyAddy AddyAddyAddy 18-21, F 5 Responses Feb 14

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    There are men who think it's unfair

    that women get more "say" in whether or not they want to abort. They think their want for a child is more important than a woman's want to abort. I just want to take a second to let these men understand what their asking, or demanding I should say. You want a woman to give up...
    ErraticallyGrey ErraticallyGrey 22-25, F 94 Responses Jan 26

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    I am pro choice because I know

    that I could have been easily aborted as a child and it most likely would have benefitted a lot of people. With the turn out of another foster kid being absurd by the system I could understand why abortion is to be a choice. I am not pro abortion though. Because it is up to each...
    clarescriven clarescriven 18-21, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    What I find so interesting,

    is that anti choice people would talk of pro choicers "justifying" everything. When very obvious that they are the ones who is doing all the justifying. Abortions are legal. It shouldn't be open for discussion. A woman's body is her body. Meaning she is going to do what she...
    CreoleItalianwoman CreoleItalianwoman 31-35, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Why is there a greater concern

    for a unborn fetus, than for the thousands and thousands of children without a home, going hungry, no family, no one to love them, no sense of hope, no chances. What about the children being abused, the children being sold into human trafficking. Why do we completely ignore...
    Nottheaveragegirl Nottheaveragegirl 18-21, F 18 Responses 1 day ago

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    Nobody likes abortion.

    Nobody wants to see it happen. But making abortion illegal is not the best way to decrease the rate of abortion!
    jackk225 jackk225 18-21, M 14 Responses a week ago

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    Hey there pro choice people.

    As you know, we have been attacked the last couple of days viciously by a few radical pro lifers. They started a group to describe their radical ideas, mainly to being down abortion clinics and become "avengers". If any of you are feeling up to the task of trolling, I encourage...
    Ginkofishin Ginkofishin 18-21, F 8 hrs ago

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    1 Corinthians 3:16-17 Do you not know

    that you are God's temple and that God's Spirit dwells in you? If anyone destroys God's temple, God will destroy him. For God's temple is holy, and you are that temple.
    CoreyAZ CoreyAZ 18-21, M 6 Responses 3 days ago

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    ... Because I love children

    and believe that it is a woman's right to have a say in her reproductive health. ~Adelaide. *I have reached my limits. Even someone who has such a loooong fuse as mine would of blown up by now. I am going to delete these comments. Why? I do not have to give a reason. Funny...
    AddyAddyAddy AddyAddyAddy 18-21, F 6 Responses Jul 21, 2014

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    Having an abortion does not make you a bad

    person or mother. It is a choice. In most cases, it is the right one.
    CreoleItalianwoman CreoleItalianwoman 31-35, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    It's amazing how some pro life Christians,

    like to judge women for having abortions. And when you call them out on it, they're response is, "I'm not judging you". So calling a woman that ended her pregnancy a "murderer" and "baby killer" is not judging? Or telling them, "you are going to burn in hell"? Looks like...
    CreoleItalianwoman CreoleItalianwoman 31-35, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I really didn't want to make one of these,

    because the past is the past, and we grow and move on. However I saw a troubling post today, and I feel like a rebuttal... I've had an abortion. It was necessary for my health due to the fact that I couldn't carry to full term. I see a lot of conversation on the "Pro-Life...
    Petrolonov Petrolonov 22-25, F 5 Responses 2 days ago

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    I really don't understand how women can't

    support other women on an issue like this. Being a woman, you should want choices for yourself, in any aspect of your life, and it's truly disgusting that we don't support each other in this. If you don't agree with abortions, don't get one. But don't deny your fellow woman...
    AjLeePunk AjLeePunk 22-25, F 6 Responses 4 days ago

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    Abortion myths. Sorry

    but I have to do another one of these because too many pro lifers in the comments section of one of my articles are spouting off too many rumors. I want to get this out of the way so people can just point back to this article instead of fighting about it. Not that it makes much...
    ZombieMcChrist ZombieMcChrist 26-30, F 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    When people tell a woman to keep her "legs shut.

    .." ... Where the guy in all of this? Where is "the man should've kept it in his pants..." They're the exact same thing, really. They never focus on what the dude did! The blame is always on the woman. So uncool, and women already have so much pressure... The dude had the...
    LetMeBeBlunt LetMeBeBlunt 26-30, M 6 Responses Dec 25, 2014

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    ATTENTION LADIES: your body is YOUR BODY!

    !! don't let any wrinkly *** old white men tell you what to do with it!!!
    chubbyrats chubbyrats 18-21, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    It's absolutely horrible

    that there are people that refer to women who make decisions on what to do with their bodies as "murderers." That's a very harsh word to throw around, and the people that do it most, most likely don't understand what murdering is. When someone shoots someone without any...
    AjLeePunk AjLeePunk 22-25, F 15 Responses Mar 22

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    http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2015/05/21/rape-and-******-exemptions-to-abortion-are-just-political-concessions-says-anti-choice-leader/
    kittykat419 kittykat419 18-21, F 4 Responses 1 day ago

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    I simply have no shame in enjoying sex with my

    SO. And knowing that if I have an oops, we both are old enough to make the decision, we both feel is right. We are both responsible. And if we ever get an unplanned pregnancy, we already know what to do.
    CreoleItalianwoman CreoleItalianwoman 31-35, F 3 Responses 9 hrs ago

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    If you are against choice

    and abortion but can't accept your LGBTQ child, don't call yourself pro life.
    sunflowerpet sunflowerpet 18-21, F 3 Responses Dec 31, 2014

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