'In the end it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.'
- Abraham Lincoln -

Monday, June 11, 2012

The Real Problem With Sex-Selection Abortion

It's not just that babies are killed because their parents wanted a different gender.  It's because that unwanted gender that results in termination of the fetus is nearly always female.

Mallika Kaur: "Lost in the sex-selective abortion debate."

Feminists hold their "right to choose" high, as if it were some kind of modern-day Roman standard of empowerment.

The problem?   The "choice" is most often evidence of the opposite.  Disempowerment.  Girls in sex-selective abortions are usually the "choice" to be snuffed.

Not that it really matters to those women holding their cherished standard high ...