Posted by Jim on September 10, Ballymurphy Massacre update The high praise for the new documentary on the terrible British Army massacre of innocent, unarmed civilians has been greatly welcomed on Capitol Hill. That abhorrent—but all too common Northern Ireland policy— was brutally implemented by the British Army.
Pro-choice supporter and intern with the National Organization for Women, Meredith Harper, smiles as she ignores the pleadings of pro-life protesters that abortion is wrong in front of the US Supreme Court during the March for Life demonstration 22 January,in Washington, DC.
US President George W. Bush praised anti-abortion marchers for their 'noble cause' as Democrats in Congress introduced a bill to block US government interference in reproductive rights.
The annual march takes place every 22 January, the anniversary of the Roe vs. Wade Supreme Court decision legalizing abortion.
According to a Gallup poll published Friday, 50 percent of Americans now identify as pro-choice, while 44 percent identify as pro-life. Gallup used the specific terms "pro-choice" and "pro-life" in its questions.
When Gallup began asking the question ina majority of Americans considered themselves pro-choice, while only 30 percent of adults identified as pro-life. Later, beginning ina modest shift was observed, indicating a greater share of people who were pro-life.
The shift was primarily a result of a point rise in pro-life Republicans. In a post, Gallup suggested that the election of a pro-choice president for the first time in eight years had resulted in greater polarization on the issue.
Sincethe gap between pro-choice and pro-life beliefs has remained relatively narrow, ranging from a 9-point difference to no gap at all.
Over the last six years, the number of Americans who describe themselves as pro-choice has fluctuated between 41 percent and 48 percent. By a slight margin, pro-life has remained the more widely shared position, until now.
A Fox News survey conducted in April also found the pro-choice position to be slightly ahead of the pro-life position by 49 percent to 44 percent. When Gallup delved beyond the "pro-choice" and "pro-life" label and asked specifically about the legality of abortion, the results were slightly murkier.
Forty-two percent of Americans said that abortion should be legal in any or most circumstances, 36 percent said it should be legal in only a few circumstances and 19 percent said it should be illegal in all circumstances.
The Public Religion Research Institute asked the question in more binary terms and found that 55 percent of Americans said abortion should be "legal in all or most cases," while 41 percent said it should be "illegal in all or most cases.
Sincethe percent of pro-choice women has grown by 10 points, reaching 54 percent.
Although Americans seem to be shifting left on most social issues, such as same-sex relationships, same-sex marriagehaving children out of wedlock, premarital sex and marijuana legalizationthe public divide on abortion appears to be an exception.
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by Tim Bernard please pass on as I'm now being censored by Google, Youtube and others as foretold. A Walk thru the Stars and Time.
ALTAR OF TEARS. Scroll down to the bottom for the Table of Contents, this story begins before Genesis and continues through the Bible and into .
As Congress and the Trump administration announce sanctions and tariffs on just about every country in the world, it should be noted that this will be the last time the U.S. can use its hegemony. When a female character has an unexpected and/or unwanted pregnancy, someone may allude to the possibility of abortion (usually without saying the 'A' word).
However, she will most likely not have an abortion for one of three reasons: This trope's usage can be executed poorly by writers suffering of. The New Darling of the Abortion Rights Movement Jonathan B.
Coe. And last, the rending pain of re-enactment For Eberstadt this transformation was on full display in the jubilant reaction of the pro-choice faithful on June 27, seized the moral high ground nearly forty years ago, and retain it to this day, because abortion rights.
May 29, · Over the last six years, the number of Americans who describe themselves as pro-choice has fluctuated between 41 percent and 48 percent. By a slight margin, pro .
- Abortion: Pro Choice View Abortion is a growing issue in America among women and their right to reproduce children. Approximately one to three million abortions are done each year.
Women get abortions for many reasons such as for rape, teen pregnancy and health reasons.