The contraceptive myth exposed

The news that two thirds of women having abortions were using contraception when they became pregnant nails the myth that just providing contraception addresses the huge problem of unplanned pregnancies and abortions.  It also calls into serious question the whole direction of current sex education policy and public health which urgently need to be re-evaluated. Contraception is… Read more »

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A quarter of women having abortions are abused

 The study shows a strong association between intimate partner violence (IPV) and abortion. “These findings reinforce the fact that there is a significant relationship between abortion and violence against women,” LIFE spokeswoman Michaela Aston says, “and that this relationship becomes stronger with repeat terminations.”  In one study, for example, women presenting for a third termination… Read more »

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