When We Talk About Abortion, Let’s Talk About Men
Since women don’t have unwanted pregnancies without them.
“If a fetus is a child, then John is a parent,” says this
op-ed. The authors also would like men to take responsibility for “unwanted pregnancies.” I think they finally might be beginning to catch on.
I can say with some certainty that no one seriously committed to the pro-life movement is "shocked" by this idea at all.
Senator Patty Murray
Protecting the constitutional right to a safe, legal abortion is important for everyone, including men. #MenForChoice, stand up and join us in the fight to #StopTheBans.
Delighted to see Katie Watson's work get mentioned in this well-argued
piece. Her book Scarlet A expands on how we ought to think about men more in the context of abortion, as they too are what she calls "abortion beneficiaries".