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.
If you are thinking about having an abortion, please consider the case against abortion, particularly the pages on prenatal development, abortion techniques, and the difficult, but sobering page of real-life abortion pictures. Then read the stories of the countless women who have gone before you.
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AS A SENIOR IN COLLEGE, becoming a mother was not a part of my agenda. My boyfriend and I had lofty dreams, goals, and aspirations. We were prepared planners who knew the importance of higher education and were grounded in...
Life is its Own Reward: Lessons from The Blind Side (Abort73 Blog)
I'm 21 years old, and I got an abortion on October 7, 2014—a day I will never forget. I had met my boyfriend on my 21st birthday, so I’d only been with him for a short few months. I always told myself that I would never get an abortion. I always thought it was so cruel. I didn't get any pregnancy symptoms, but once I missed my period I knew I was pregnant. I never miss a period; I am always on time. As soon as I read the birth control test, I just filled with sadness because I knew what this meant. My boyfriend already has a daughter. He's 20 and his daughter is one. I knew right away that he wouldn't want another child—especially since we hadn't been together long. He was cruel about it from the beginning. He told me that I had no choice. and it was a made decision—I had to get an abortion. I told him that it was my body and my choice. I told him that he didn't have to stick around; I didn't need him and could do it on my own. He wasn't having it. I was confused and didn't know what to do. Everyone said it my choice but told me the smart thing to do was abort. I'm 21 and a senior in college. I knew that if I had the baby I wouldn't graduate on time, and it would be a huge responsibility. I always told myself that I would go to college and make a good life for myself before I had a baby. I wanted to make sure that baby could have anything and everything I wasn't able to have as a child. I was torn. I didn't know what to do... Click here to read this story in its entirety.
Location: Cape Cod, MA
Date Submitted: November 23, 2014
A new human being comes into existence during the process of fertilization.
Growth in the womb is a rapid process; All systems are in place by week eight.
It is unjust and inaccurate to classify certain human beings as “non-persons.”
All abortion methods violate the most basic medical tenet: “Do No Harm.”
Abortion is an act of violence against an innocent human being.