When Rights Are Wrong
- Mincing Words, Not Actions. Richards, Amy // Conscience: The News Journal of Catholic Opinion;Spring2004, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p19
This article reports on how to enliven women in the fight for reproductive rights. Scaring women with the potential overturning of Roe v. Wade is not a successful method of making them part of the fight for their rights. Instead, young women can find motivation through a focus on reality; rural...
- Resumed Innocence. // National Review;9/3/1990, Vol. 42 Issue 17, p14
Reports that the American Bar Association has dropped its endorsement of abortion as a constitutional right after the pro-choice position it adopted in February 1990 caused bitter divisions and provoked 1,500 resignations. Opposition to abortion on moral grounds; Consensus that a pro-abortion...
- Where Is Our Vision? Wattleton, Faye // Conscience: The News Journal of Catholic Opinion;Spring2004, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p19
This essay reports on the long, arduous struggle necessary for protecting the fundamental rights of women, especially the right to abortion. Those who refuse to accept the Roe v. Wade supreme court decision that recognizes the reproductive rights of women have waged an effective, over thirty...
- Abortion: The issue is free choice. // Women's International Network News;Autumn90, Vol. 16 Issue 4, p31
Stresses that abortion is an issue concerning freedom of choice. Criticism of arguments by those who are against abortion; Insight on the issue of when life begins.
- INTRODUCTION. MAFFUCI, MARIA MCFADDEN // Human Life Review;Summer2013, Vol. 39 Issue 3, p2
An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses various reports within the issue on topics including the legality of abortion, the collapse of human morality, and the organization of Pro-Choice movement.
- A Flawed Analogy. Kaveny, Cathleen // Commonweal;6/20/2008, Vol. 135 Issue 12, p6
The author argues that the moral implications of legalized abortion in the U.S. and Nazi-led Holocaust are quite different. She lays the following arguments: the amoral intention of abortion law, the non-mandatory implementation of abortion and the necessity of conducting abortion due to health...
- FEMINISM AND ABORTION. Bayles, Martha // Atlantic (02769077);Apr90, Vol. 265 Issue 4, p79
Discusses ways in which pro-choice arguments reflect the ambitions, hypocrisies and contradictions of contemporary feminism. History of contemporary feminism; Contradiction between a feminism that denies gender and one that institutionalizes it; Certain feminists' argument that a fetus is not...
- Fanatics for `choice.' Will, George F. // Newsweek;12/11/1995, Vol. 126 Issue 24, p90
Opinion. Asserts that, in 1995, events are exposing the fanaticism in the abortion-rights lobby. Debate over partial-birth abortions; Language of pro-choice people; Number of partial-birth abortions done per year; Prediction that the right-to-life extremists would divide the Republican Party.
- Our bodies, our souls. Wolf, Naomi // New Statesman & Society;10/20/95, Vol. 8 Issue 375, p23
Argues that pro-choice lobbyists should change their political rhetoric in favor of abortion which tends to dehumanize the fetus. Ethical and strategic outcomes of the pro-choice rhetoric; Feminist responsibility to use contraception which comes along with the feminist right to abortion; Soul...