anti-abortion


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anti-abortion

adj
opposed to abortion: anti-abortion activists.
ˌanti-aˈbortionist n, adj
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anti-abortion

[ˌæntɪəˈbɔːʃən] ADJ anti-abortion campaigncampaña f en contra del aborto, campaña f antiabortista
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Gorney tells her story by following the careers of two passionate partisans: Judith Widdicombe, a registered nurse and leader in the pro-choice movement, and Samuel Lee, a pacifist and would-be seminarian who became a fixture in the anti-abortion movement.
market, no drug company has applied for FDA approval of RU 486, in part because anti-abortion activists have threatened to wreak financial ruin upon any group attempting to sell the drug here.
Thousands of anti-abortion Texans are expected to rally on the steps of the state Capitol on Saturday for the Texas Rally for Life, an event recognizing the 45th anniversary of what they consider the "tragic" Roe v.
WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence signaled their support as thousands of anti-abortion activists rallied on the National Mall at the annual March for Life on Friday.
Shouts of "Hail Mary" mixed with cries of "Glory Be To Women" Tuesday evening as an anti-abortion group and abortion rights supporters held competing signs in front of Planned Parenthood's Eugene-Springfield Health Center in Glenwood.
The murder of Kansas doctor George Tiller has sparked a new round of questions about the role that extreme rhetoric by anti-abortion groups may have played in the slaying.
WORCESTER - Bundled up against a frigid breeze that blew across Lincoln Street, the four anti-abortion activists meditatively recited the Rosary on Saturday morning, occasionally lifting up their downcast eyes to see if anyone was approaching the nearby Planned Parenthood building.
A transparently one-sided publication--even the anti-abortion chair of the task force voted against it to publicize her objections to its abstinence recommendations and abortion "facts"--the report includes a variety of findings explicitly endorsed by the legislature as the basis for the ban.
I have no reason to believe that the programme makers were set on making a specifically anti-abortion case here, but it was as good and clear and dramatic an instance in support of the anti-abortion case as I have witnessed on prime-time TV in a long time.
It is time for anti-abortion and anti-birth control factions to take their philosophy a step further toward more conservative and more restrictive sexual practices and live up to the name they would like to be called: pro-life.
One might argue, of course, that an anti-abortion law will not have all or any of these negative effects, and the theoretical lawmaker would likely be labeled a disobedient, pro-abortion Catholic--and might even be denied Communion.