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It's Time for...Abortion Pride!

Apparently it’s time for an “abortion pride” movement according to “bioethicist” and author Jacob M Appel.

Everybody is proud these days. While “pride” as a collective concept may have originated with the Gay Rights movement of the 1970s, now marchers in the St. Patrick’s Day parade are as likely to sport pins boasting “Proud to be Irish” and my Jewish friends are as proud to be Jewish as my Muslim friends are proud to be Muslim—although I always wonder if they wouldn’t be equally proud if they had been born into the opposite faiths. Recently, I even spotted a bumper sticker on a jalopy that declared: “Proud to be humble.” While the Book of Proverbs may warn us that “pride goeth before destruction, and a haughty spirit before a fall,” the political and social reality today is that pride is a necessary prerequisite for acceptance and equality. That is why the moment is ripe—more than ripe—for an Abortion Pride Movement.
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2 comments:

eulogos said...

This is so awful that one of the commenters was sure it had to be satire.
Susan Peterson

Mike in CT said...

I think it's so awful it has to be real.


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