This section lists sites reflecting a pro-choice perspective, i.e., generally supporting access to human abortion in most or all circumstances. Subsection of "Organizations" is designated for institutional entities. Subsection of "Products and Services" is designated for sites primarily offering pro-choice merchandise and information services (does not include abortion services). ODP may not discriminate based on a site's creed. However, sites directly advocating violence lose their First Amendment protections and should not be listed. Pro-Choice Abortion Issues Society.
The United States pro-choice movement (also known as the United States abortion-rights movement ) is a sociopolitical movement in the United States supporting the view that a woman should have the legal right to an elective abortion, meaning the right to terminate her pregnancy, and is part of a broader global abortion-rights movement. (wikipedia)
- Pro-Choice Public Education Project www
A collaboration of nearly 50 pro-choice organizations working together to reach, Public Education Project, educate, and energize young people about choice.
- A The Abortion Rights Struggle: Prochoice vs. Anti www
A pro-choice website "letting pro-choice and anti-choice activists make their case in their own words" through quotations and links. The Abortion Rights Struggle: Prochoice vs. Anti.
- States Salon - How George Bush Will Ban Abortion www
States that Bush is planning for a total ban on abortions, How George Bush Will Ban Abortion, enacted incrementally. Salon - How George Bush Will Ban Abortion.
- In-depth, Abortion and Women's Reproductive Self-Determination www
In-depth, and Women's Reproductive Self-Determination, extensive examination of the issue of abortion from religious, historical, scientific and moral/ethical perspectives. Abortion and Women's Reproductive Self-Determination.
- An Partial Birth Abortion www
An essay written by pro-choicers, Birth Abortion, describing how they view both sides of the issue. Partial Birth Abortion.
- Paper Legalized Abortion and Crime www
Paper in the Quarterly Journal of Economics, Abortion and Crime, explores the possibility that legal abortion has contributed to dropping crime rates in the United States. Legalized Abortion and Crime.
- Essay Sydney's Abortion www
Essay by teenager on why she had an abortion, Abortion, information on procedures, facts, journal, plus stories and opinions from others. Sydney's Abortion.
- Essay The Aborted Contract and the Right to Life www
Essay presenting the pros and cons of the abortion debate from the vantage point of social contract theory. The Aborted Contract and the Right to Life.
- The Reproductive Rights: Body Politic www
The American Prospect's archive of political articles and debate supporting reproductive rights. Rights: Body Politic. From 2000 and onward. Reproductive Rights: Body Politic.
- Essay Abortion and Reason www
Essay attempting to apply logic to the abortion question instead of emotion. Abortion and Reason.
- A The Wisdom of Abortion: Its Power, Purpose and Meaning www
A new book that explains the immediate positive consequences of the abortion choice, Wisdom of Abortion: Its Power, Purpose and Meaning, as well as the long-term benefits for the woman, for her children, for her family, and for her country. With excerpts and related links. The Wisdom of Abortion: Its Power, Purpose and Meaning.
- Description Feminist Women's Health Center www
Description of abortion procedures, Women's Health Center, reasons why women seek abortion, personal abortion stories, FAQs. Feminist Women's Health Center.
- Stories Abortion Clinic Days www
Stories of a counselor in an abortion clinic, Clinic Days, with reflections on the threat to choice from recent political decisions. Abortion Clinic Days.
- Includes Pro Abortion is Pro-Life; Anti-Abortion is Anti-Life www
Includes essays, Abortion is Pro-Life; Anti-Abortion is Anti-Life, FAQ, links and a forum. Advocates that a child cannot acquire any rights until it is born. Pro Abortion is Pro-Life; Anti-Abortion is Anti-Life.
- Editorial The Seattle Times - The Real Arguments Over Late Abortions www
Editorial asserting that the Dilation and Extraction ban signed by Bush is nothing more than a political maneuver to chip away at a woman's right to choose, Seattle Times - The Real Arguments Over Late Abortions, and the law is so vague that it fails to address important medical issues. The Seattle Times - The Real Arguments Over Late Abortions.
- Mother Pro Life, No Choice -- by Pam Squyres www
Mother Jones article tells how Catholic heath care chains are absorbing a growing number of small-town hospitals -- leaving local women with nowhere to go for services from abortions to fertility treatments. Pro Life, No Choice -- by Pam Squyres.
- Pro-Choice Pro-Choice Northern Ireland www
Pro-Choice discussion group focusing on the issue of abortion in Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland. Pro-Choice Northern Ireland.
- Ethicist Sacred Choices: The Right to Contraception and Abortion in Ten World Religions www
Ethicist Daniel Maguire and other scholars discuss moral and religious perspectives on reproductive choice. Sacred Choices: The Right to Contraception and Abortion in Ten World Religions.
- Offers I'm Not Sorry www
Offers women sharing their positive experiences with abortion. Not Sorry. With news, FAQ, archive, forum, and links. I'm Not Sorry.
- Organization Feminist Majority Foundation - National Clinic Access Project www
Organization leads efforts to keep women's health clinics open in the face of violence and harassment by abortion opponents. Feminist Majority Foundation - National Clinic Access Project.
- Campaigning Abortion Rights www
Campaigning for legal reform and the provision of easily accessible, Rights, woman friendly, NHS funded abortion services in the UK. Abortion Rights.
- The Issue in Focus: Reproductive Rights www
The Religious Action Center of Reform Judaism presents news, Focus: Reproductive Rights, action alerts, and views on abortion and related issues. Issue in Focus: Reproductive Rights.
- Calls Pro-Truth.net - The ABC' s of Abortion www
Calls abortion an issue of religious freedom, The ABC' s of Abortion, the motives of anti-abortion activists to be political, exposes Christian anti-abortion hypocrisy, and presents evidence that true personhood begins at birth. Pro-Truth.net - The ABC' s of Abortion.
- Provides Save Roe www
Provides facts on the Supreme Court decision and subsequent legislation, Roe, gives stories by women who needed abortions, and chronicles the Bush Administration's actions against abortion and birth control. Save Roe.
- Campaign Voice for Choice www
Campaign for abortion on request throughout the United Kingdom. for Choice. Web site has information about UK abortion law, news, and other information. Voice for Choice.
- A Civil Liberties and Public Policy Program www
A national program located at Hampshire College in Amherst, Liberties and Public Policy Program, MA, which acts as a resource to the academic community and the reproductive rights movement and makes links between the two. Civil Liberties and Public Policy Program.
- Medical Abortion: Teaching Why as Well as How www
Medical educators offer their perspectives on the social and health benefits of abortion and the need for younger health care professionals to understand the importance of safe abortion. Abortion: Teaching Why as Well as How.
- Bringing Indiana Religious Coalition for Reproductive Choice www
Bringing the moral power of religious communities to ensure reproductive choice and health through education and advocacy, Religious Coalition for Reproductive Choice, the IRCRC is the voice of mainstream Hoosiers of faith. Indiana Religious Coalition for Reproductive Choice.
- Information Indigenous Women's Reproductive Rights and Pro-Choice Page www
Information and position paper on restoring reproductive control to Native American women--rejecting both coerced sterilization and the denial of family planning services. Indigenous Women's Reproductive Rights and Pro-Choice Page.
- Films Concentric Media www
Films and books for sale on pro-choice topics. Media. Film titles: "When Abortion was Illegal," "From Danger to Dignity," and "The Fragile Promise of Choice." Concentric Media.
- Committed Eastern Massachusetts Abortion Fund www
Committed to ensuring reproductive choice for all women, Massachusetts Abortion Fund, and gives direct financial assistance to women and girls who cannot afford abortion services. Eastern Massachusetts Abortion Fund.
- A The Atlantic Online: Abortion www
A collection of articles published in the magazine between 1965 and 1997. Atlantic Online: Abortion. Topics include abortion in American history and a variety of individual perspectives on the issue. The Atlantic Online: Abortion.
- United Abortion Policies: A Global Review www
United Nations Population Division report on abortion laws and policies around the world, Policies: A Global Review, including a country-by-country survey. [Documents are in PDF and DOC formats.] Abortion Policies: A Global Review.
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