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Favoring the outlawing of abortion on the ground that it is the taking of a human life; pro-life.

right′-to-lif′er n.


US someone who supports the right to life of the unborn and opposes abortion, experiments on embryos, etc
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Characters include the husband of a Korean war bride who doesn't wish to westernize, the cleaning lady in Madame Curie's laboratory who shares her employer's fascination with radium, an ignorant British ex-pat living in Asia who discovers she will not be invited to the prince's annual gala, a married pair of circus performers who yearn to make love standing on their heads, a scientist in an imperiled commune of like-minded idealists, a slick fire eater in a traveling tent show, the conflicted teenage daughter of a high-profile evangelical right-to-lifer, and others.
It would be the same if a right-to-lifer helped his daughter get an abortion or if [gun-control activist] Sarah Brady owned an Uzi.
Not once have I ever heard or read of a right-to-lifer taking to task the men who are impregnating these women.
Fortunately, many online resources for the right-to-lifer already exist.
The last time I made an open-air speech on abortion, a right-to-lifer came up afterward, her fists clenched with the effort not to hit me, her mouth so contorted with rage she could barely speak.
Back then, he seemed a right-wing crank, an intolerant right-to-lifer whose reactionary views on abortion, homosexuality, and religion made him incapable of serving the larger public interest.
Mondale made the mistake of snootily telling Coleman, "You have been an arbitrary right-to-lifer.
Right-to-Lifers applauded a momentous move by the Senate, led by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.
Again, I want to underscore that the right-to-life movement in politics --not all right-to-lifers in the country, clearly, but the right-to-life movement in politics--made support of the Affordable Care Act itself a form of support for abortion, which simply wasn't true.
The profile of a dangerous "domestic terrorist" has already been set down in policy in a number of federal departments, including the military: gun owners who take seriously the need for self-defense, right-to-lifers, people obsessed with an outdated Constitution, those who doubt the eternal benevolence of the federal power or the soundness of federal money.
By conflating the antiabortion movement with people like Roeder, Singular doesn't simply slur the vast majority of nonviolent right-to-lifers.
With the lack of grounding in any consistent socio-political philosophy to define normative values, politics becomes emotional and hypocritical, producing individuals who at the same time identify themselves as right-to-lifers yet support immoral wars that incinerate Middle Eastern women and children with cluster bombs and white phosphorus.