"Like an animal caught in a trap, trying to gnaw off its own leg, a woman who seeks an abortion is trying to escape a desperate situation by an act of violence and self-loss. Abortion is not a sign that women are free, but a sign that they are desperate." Frederica Matthewes-Green was the Vice President of Feminists for Life of American when this article was published in 1991. It is one of the most powerfully written articles on abortion and still rings true today. PLEASE READ THE FULL ARTICLE, then weigh in on our FB page, http: /www.feministsforlife.org/abortion-womens-rights-and-wrongs/ and join us to make tangible difference. Break the chains. Destroy the trap. Let's end this.
Abortion: Women’s Rights… and Wrongs | Feminists for Life www.feministsforlife.org The abortion debate seems like an unresolvable conflict of rights: the right of women to control their own bodies, the right of children to be born. Can one both support women’s rights and oppose abortion?