Reproductive Choice is About Much More than Abortion
Posted on November 27, 2018
by Valerie Tarico
When it comes to freely-chosen parenthood, we sometimes miss the big picture.
Imperfect people and imperfect birth control and imperfect pregnancy processes fail; and when they do, access to abortion is a moral good. Like health knowledge and reliable contraceptive options, the power to end an ill-conceived pregnancy helps young people to form the families of their choosing with the best timing and circumstances available to them—improving health and wellbeing for kids and families and whole communities.