But, unfortunately, supporting sex-selection abortion isn't the worst of their extremist views there are pro-choicers who support killing babies after their born. Sign the petition urging congress to investigate and defund planned parenthood here (liveactionnews) - janet rogers worked in a hospital that performed abortions after 30 years, she has come forward with her story according to rogers: my husband was a resident at a hospital and i just got the. Conservatives were horrified when the journal of medical ethics published an article advocating after-birth abortion for handicapped, or just inconvenient, babies. Have you heard the news there's a movement afoot to legalize infanticide they're calling it after-birth abortion those disgusting liberals this i. Alberto giubilini with monash university in melbourne and francesca minerva at the centre for applied philosophy and public ethics at the university of melbourne write that in circumstances occur[ing] after birth such that they would have justified abortion, what we call after. Recently, planned parenthood was caught advocating post birth abortion - infanticide their lobbyist testified before a state legislature that if a baby.
The term after-birth abortion is an oxymoron you can't kill an unborn child after it has been born the fact that planned parenthood aggressively lobbies against legislation requiring medical care for such children is appalling. Kermit gosnell, an abortion provider in philadelphia, was convicted of first-degree murder for killing infants born alive after botched abortions the high termination rate following a prenatal diagnosis for down syndrome has been cited in an argument by academics to justify after-birth. In february 2012, the journal of medical ethics published a controversial article entitled after birth abortion, why should the baby live by australian philosophers francesca minerva and alberto giubilini that argued that when circumstances occur after birth such that they would have. (trunews) based on the justifications of abortion, euthanizing just-born infants should also be permitted under the same justifications, a new report published by the journal of medical ethics s. The guttmacher institute is a leading research and policy organization committed to advancing sexual and reproductive health and rights in the united states and globally.
This is a reprint of an article from april of this year because it seems more relevant now than it did then obama has labeled romney an extremist on the abortion issue, even though romney supports abortion in cases of rape, incest, or when the mother's life is in danger obama is among the. Summary anti-abortion activists accuse obama of supporting infanticide, and the national right to life committee says he's conducted a four-year effort to cover up his full obama and 'infanticide according to an undisputed summary written immediately after the committee's 2003. Are american liberals now debating the merits of after birth abortion no, it's a manufactured controversy from several years ago. What is an abortionabortion is the premature ending of a pregnancy a spontaneous abortion, or miscarriage, occurs when a natural cause ends a pregnancy if you have had or may be having a miscarriage, see the topic miscarriage a therapeutic or induced abortion is one resulting from measures.
This is orwellian the term after-birth abortion is an oxymoron you can't kill an unborn child after it has been born orwell was right when he wrote.
It has replaced the live partial birth abortion method since the partial birth abortion ban act was upheld by the us supreme court in april, 2007 in videos obtained by operation rescue, tiller is seen describing this particular abortion method. As a result, there s room for after-birth abortion to be performed without any regrets that means even perfectly healthy newborns can be aborted under this standard of course aborting a baby, regardless of their health status, is a travesty. Learn about the types of surgical abortion procedures and their side effects and risks intact d & x, intrauterine cranial decompression, and partial birth abortion two days before the procedure, laminaria is inserted vaginally to dilate the cervix. Abortion is a safe and legal way to end a pregnancy learning more about abortion methods and options can help you decide if it is the right choice for you. William saletan of slate, who thinks of himself as a pro-choice moderate, notices that two philosophers are advocating what they call after-birth abortion he uses their advocacy to chide pro-choice absolutists: their premises offer them no.