The end game of banning abortion, by the statistics

October 14, 2009 | By | 1 Reply More

Dan Savage examines the new statistics from Guttmacher Institute showing that banning abortion doesn’t reduce the number of abortions, and draws several inescapable conclusions: Banning abortion kills women. Making contraceptives readily available reduces abortions and saves the lives of women.  He concludes that banning abortions, then, is an attempt to punish women for having sex.

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Category: Reproductive Rights, Sex

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Erich Vieth is an attorney focusing on consumer law litigation and appellate practice. He is also a working musician and a writer, having founded Dangerous Intersection in 2006. Erich lives in the Shaw Neighborhood of St. Louis, Missouri, where he lives half-time with his two extraordinary daughters.

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  1. Dan Klarmann says:

    Duh. It won't change the minds of opponents. Most of the positions the majority on this site oppose are based on innumeracy. Positions based on not understanding the math.

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