Day: August 22, 2012

Rape can make you pregnant (and why some want to say otherwise)

After all, if you really believe that abortion is the taking of a human life, then it’s hard to suggest that there is any rationalization for it at all. While ethically consistent, this belief is rare in the United States. Even among those who oppose abortion, most people support exceptions for rape and incest. It’s hard for a politician who firmly opposes abortion to square this.