Abortion Unfiltered
In NYC, 41% Don’t Make it Out Alive

Abort73 exists because abortion exists. And because a deep and accurate understanding of abortion does not exist. If you’ll invest a few moments in serious, objective reflection, we’d like to demonstrate why elective abortion is immoral and unjust.

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Abortion Regrets

I was 16 years old when I found out I was pregnant. My boyfriend at the time supported me, and he told me that whatever decision I made, he'd support me in it. I was crying the entire time, and the only words I could utter were, "I want an abortion.” Being so young, that was the only solution I could think of... Today, I think that maybe I should have thought it through—given it more careful consideration, but I was young and scared. My parents would have killed me. But most of all, I thought of my brothers and how they would feel with their sister who was still in high school walking around with a belly, or my boyfriend who would probably have had to be working all day and going to night school. No breaks, no fun, no games. It would be all responsibility... I know people say you should be responsible while having sex, but things just happened. I walked out of the abortion clinic happy as hell. And I felt I made the right decision. But months later, I realized the severity of my situation and what I had done. I cried for months. It took me a while to get over it. I couldn't talk to anyone about it because I never told anyone. And when I spoke to my boyfriend about it, he put it all behind him. We grieved at different times. He grieved at first, and I grieved long after. Every time I see a baby, I wonder how my son would have looked... Click here to read this story in its entirety.

Age: 19
Location: New York
Date Submitted: April 21, 2015


  • Medical Testimony

    A new human being comes into existence during the process of fertilization.

  • Prenatal Development

    Growth in the womb is a rapid process; All systems are in place by week eight.

  • Personhood

    It is unjust and inaccurate to classify certain human beings as “non-persons.”

  • Abortion Procedures

    All abortion methods violate the most basic medical tenet: “Do No Harm.”

  • Abortion Pictures

    Abortion is an act of violence against an innocent human being.