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    I am pro choice because a baby should never be

    a punishment. I'm pro choice because people are sexual beings and should not be denied one of the most intimate, human experiences we can have. I am pro choice because theology should never dictate my or any other woman's biology. I am pro choice because women deserve to have...
    Ginkofishin Ginkofishin 18-21, F 3 Responses Aug 29, 2015

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    I don't understand why pro lifers feel the need

    to glorify Child birth.It can't be considered a Miracle If it happens every second a day,Why do they feel to shove how precious Babies are down to pro choice individuals throats while we are the least precious beings on this planet. It's not like we are endangered species like...
    FrostyElsie FrostyElsie 22-25, F 5 Responses Jan 16

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    I appreciate many people

    who talk about this subject. Sexual education should not be a taboo sort of subject anymore for young people. With that educational background, it can lead to more responsible young adults who wish to be sexually active. But even if something were to come up unexpectedly, the...
    xxflowerxx xxflowerxx 22-25, F Jan 18

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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 13 Responses May 15, 2015

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    "Abortion is not a medical procedure".

    ... How is it not? Lol... The woman is having this procedure done by professionals, whether that is medical or surgical. She can't just walk into the clinic saying, "I need to get an abortion". There has to be many tests before the termination. That includes, blood tests, urine...
    Singlemother78 Singlemother78 31-35, F Jan 15

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    I can't say anything is certain

    but I hate statistics because they are so unreliable. If rvpe is unreported largely and this is a fact that most rvpes are unreported how would pro lifers know that only 1% is because of abortions? People only choose to participate in surveys of their own doing. How can we...
    50shadesofexodus 50shadesofexodus 26-30, F 8 Responses Jan 17

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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 12 Responses May 21, 2015

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    I believe everybody should have the choice to

    have an abortion what if a young girl gets raped and she's not capable of giving birth I've seen this happen before and the mother and the child both died because she was not able to have a child . If it goes against your religious beliefs then don't have one . But don't let...
    FlowerChildWithARockNRollSoul FlowerChildWithARockNRollSoul 18-21, F 18 Responses Jun 21, 2015

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    So apparently there is a Pro-Life march

    happening around my town which wouldn't be a problem except that they're walking down a major road on the road! Not on the sidewalk, not in the bike lane but in the actual lane itself meant for cars. Like, believe what you want and march all you want but don't become...
    ErraticallyGrey ErraticallyGrey 22-25, F 8 Responses Jan 23

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    I was told by a religious idiot,

    not to have an abortion, because it was a "blessing" that I was pregnant. First of all, there is nothing beautiful about being raped. Second of all, to walk around with this poisonous parasite inside my body wasn't pleasant. Yes, it was eating me up inside, literally. How is...
    Singlemother78 Singlemother78 31-35, F 19 Responses Dec 14, 2015

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    "There are women in this world

    that have inserted coat hangers into themselves in order to induce abortion because men in government care more about the words in the bible than the health of and the rights of women." Illegal abortions have taken the lives of countless women due to infection and horrific...
    Madison18 Madison18 18-21, F 7 Responses Jul 8, 2015

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    Why do Catholics praise a woman

    who basically killed herself just to have a child instead of having an abortion? THE CHILD DIED WITHIN 3 YEARS DUMBASSES, YOU JUST KILLED TWO PEOPLE FOR WHAT? ONE IF THOSE DEATHS COULD'VE BEEN AVOIDED ARSEHOLES! Albeit this happened many years ago and the woman is now a saint (I...
    HyacinthMay HyacinthMay 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 23

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    "If you can't trust me with a choice how the

    **** do you expect to trust me with a child?"
    HyacinthMay HyacinthMay 13-15, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I wish more people would understand

    that just because I'm pro choice doesn't mean I think abortion would ever be right for me. I personally just feel women should have the right to choose.
    breezeinthewind breezeinthewind 22-25, F 23 Responses 6 days ago

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    You know what I don't get?

    How Pro - Life people are so set on not killing a fetus because it did not "consent" to being aborted, and they think it's "killing" an "innocent life", meanwhile no one gives a damn about all the innocent lives of animals who are illegally hunted or trophy hunted. No one seems...
    PsychGirl94 PsychGirl94 18-21, F 22 Responses Sep 14, 2015

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    My boyfriend and I just watched a video titled

    "We asked children how they felt about abortion and their answers shocked us." We were weary but decided to watch it. My boyfriend has a bachelors in Psychology so whenever he sees a study or survey done, he sees if they follow certain rules that is set up for such things. This...
    ErraticallyGrey ErraticallyGrey 22-25, F 30 Responses Jun 18, 2015

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    I kind of want to go to a pro life rant

    ceremony. (That's pretty much what it is.) and hold up a sing that says, "pray for unborn mosquito larvae."
    MeadowLark4 MeadowLark4 18-21 4 Responses Jan 13

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    "Life is a process of becoming.

    A combination of states we have to go through. Where people fail is that they wish to elect a state and remain in it. This is a kind of death." - Anais Nin To make a choice is the only true way to be "pro life".
    JustTheSun JustTheSun 26-30 3 Responses Jan 22

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    I have been posting that my tubal failed.

    I called my old OB and was told that because I signed the waver nothing could be done. They would retie it but they were not held reliable and would not pay. I called lawyers who said the same thing. I called my insurance who refused to pay for it to be fixed and refused to pay...
    BOJ1988 BOJ1988 26-30, F 4 Responses 20 hrs ago

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    People rant and rave about abortions,

    saying "You're taking a life away before it has a chance to live it! It's murder! It's wrong!" But we still buy Veal from the grocery store -.-' Explanations, anyone???
    Nixismachina Nixismachina 16-17, F 16 Responses a week ago

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    HOW TO END ABORTION 1) Easier access to

    contraceptives 2) More sex education with an unbiased outlook. NOT BY HARASSING WOMEN OUTSIDE CLINICS AND CALLING THEM NAMES.
    LetMeBeBlunt LetMeBeBlunt 26-30, M 8 Responses Feb 4, 2015

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    David Daledin and Sandra Merritt,

    the authors of the "expose" on planned parenthood that caused it to be threatened with defunding, have been indicted by the grand jury in Texas for tampering with the government record. The same probe has cleared PP of any wrongdoing. So, the pro birth crowd is sure to issue a...
    Auberon89 Auberon89 36-40, M 5 Responses Jan 25

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    Nothing irritates me more

    than people who marginalize how strenuous pregnancy is. Mentally, emotionally, and physically, pregnancy is absolutely horrible. It’s exhausting and most pregnancies have some level of problem, from high blood pressure, morning sickness, muscle cramps, swelling to necessary...
    WithoutChemicals WithoutChemicals 22-25, F 15 Responses Jun 17, 2015

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    Madison18 Madison18 18-21, F 10 Responses Jan 7

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    How do pro lifers not understand

    that contraceptions are NOT 100% effective. They act like every women who get abortions had unprotected sex. So now that she's pregnant, she has to keep the fetus when she USED protection? And don't even say that it was fate or meant to be cause if the women chose to get an...
    kvychv kvychv 13-15, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    I found a bunch of articles about how men

    should have the right to determine whether women can have an abortion or not because they helped make the kid. I'm sorry but until you have to carry a fetus for nine months and then either have it cut out of you or birth it from a tiny hole in your body you can **** off. Yes...
    Starofmyownshow Starofmyownshow 18-21, F 13 Responses Jun 19, 2015

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    It kind of makes me sick

    that there are so many people (primarily men, from what I have seen) trying to make abortion illegal, because - newsflash - abortion is never going to end. Even if it's illegal, if a woman really wants one, she'll find a way, and that way is going to be far more dangerous than...
    tiredqueer tiredqueer 18-21, F 41 Responses Aug 29, 2014

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    I support abortion but I also support not being

    a ******* idiot. I hate seeing a kid suffer from neglect and abuse or growing up in a foster care. Practice safe sex or just don't have it at all but in the case of a women being raped then I think she should have the choice to abort.
    Dalano Dalano 18-21, M 3 Responses a week ago

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    Ok, I am pro choice all the way.

    Nothing is going to change that. I read about pro choicers being upset about the super bowl Doritos commercial, of the ultrasound. Me personally, I thought the commercial was funny and I loved it. I didn't think anything of it. It's just a commercial. A very unrealistic...
    Singlemother78 Singlemother78 31-35, F 6 Responses 1 day ago

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    https://www.washingtonpost.

    com/news/post-nation/wp/2016/01/16/why-ultrasounds-are-intensifying-north-carolinas-abortion-fight/ -"...under a new law in North Carolina, doctors in the state must now submit ultrasound images, along with fetal measurements to state authorities, when performing abortions past...
    SaintInHell SaintInHell 18-21, F 4 Responses Jan 17

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    Apparently Ted Cruz wants to defund Planned

    Parenthood for the sole purpose of stopping abortions. This horrifies me, disregarding the abortions provided by them, Planned Parenthood provides so much more than that, their abortion services being only 3% of the nearly 10.6 million total services. 42% is STI/STD testing...
    IzzyBeth122 IzzyBeth122 18-21, F 29 Responses a week ago

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    A woman must have autonomy over her own body.

    A woman must also be sensible in her habits, her responsibilities are many. We cannot play with our bodies when other life is included.
    Kontaxi95 Kontaxi95 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 16

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    There are a malicious people in every era.

    There are people who start war, sacrifice innocents for their personal agendas, steal from the poor, destroy the environment, kill animals and watch high school musical. These people know exactly what the are doing, they know the consequences of their actions... they just don't...
    blasphemy666 blasphemy666 22-25, F 3 Responses Jan 14

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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 30 Responses Dec 28, 2014

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    Actually I am "pro is none of my business" I'll

    never have an abortion being a guy, so not my place to say
    Ruadon Ruadon 36-40, M 5 Responses Jan 13

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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 79 Responses Jan 26, 2015

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    TrumpDestroyer TrumpDestroyer 26-30, M 10 Responses 6 days ago

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    The effects of having an unwanted child

    because women were denied abortions by law or by circumstance. This is a highly disregarded effect by Pro Lifers who believe an abortion should be illegal no matter what. Studies found when comparing wanted children to unwanted children, the unwanted chrildren are more likely to...
    IzzyBeth122 IzzyBeth122 18-21, F 12 Responses 6 days ago

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    To people who deny such basic right to women,

    plz watch this: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iI0NAhP-Ku4
    blasphemy666 blasphemy666 22-25, F Jan 14

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    "If you have sex and get pregnant,

    be responsible. Don't murder your unborn baby".... Okay, first of all, abortion is NOT murder. Secondly, having an abortion after an unwanted or unexpected pregnancy, for whatever the reason, is being responsible. How many so called moms out there, abusing and neglecting their...
    Singlemother78 Singlemother78 31-35, F 7 Responses a week ago

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    So apparently some on the right believe this is

    called pro murder. Murder is malicious intent to kill. We dont love killing. I dont think life should be suffering or unfair. Have we forgot the woman has the baby, not the man? Its her choice.
    supergirl805 supergirl805 22-25, F 7 Responses Jan 8

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    I always have been, always will be.

    It's MY body, MY choice and definitely not for some old guys to decide for me.
    TerriCherry TerriCherry 26-30, F 39 Responses Jul 28, 2014

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    I also am pro breastfeeding in public.

    There's a lot of talk on Facebook about mothers breastfeeding their babies in public and the results they get from strangers. Plenty of cruel comments from these mothers, that are only doing what is best for the babies. There was one about mothers being forced to breastfeed...
    Singlemother78 Singlemother78 31-35, F 21 Responses 2 days ago

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    It's very simple. What a woman does to her body

    is nobody's business. That is why I am pro choice, and proud. If I decide that I need to have an abortion for whatever reason, it's my choice. If I choose to keep my pregnancy and have a baby, it's my choice. It doesn't matter what anybody else thinks. Only a woman knows what is...
    Singlemother78 Singlemother78 31-35, F 38 Responses Sep 9, 2015

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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...
    BeautifullyAmiss BeautifullyAmiss 18-21, F 13 Responses May 21, 2015

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