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Ron Paul, What Exactly Is An “Honest Rape?”

February 4, 2012


by Jessica Pieklo Just in case there was any question, Rep. Ron Paul (R-TX) is no friend to women. The latest evidence came during an interview on CNN where he told Piers Morgan that only in cases of “honest rape” would he consider abortion acceptable, and even then, he would just advise the woman to […]

Unsafe Abortions On The Rise

January 20, 2012


by Jessica Pieklo January 20, 2012 2:15 pm by Jessica Pieklo Almost half of all abortions performed globally are done so without trained clinical assistance. That’s according to a new study by the World Health Organization. Overall abortion rates have remained steady at 28 per 1,000 women a year. But the number of unsafe abortions […]