The assumption that pro-lifers seem to make is that a woman is not qualified to make this decisions. Seems having a period automatically disqualifies you from make a choice that is right for you, your life, your body & the life your are carrying.
The right to choose = the right to life.
Pro-life supports do not support “life” as they support the limitations of a woman to live her life according to her own destiny & choice.
Thankfully, we’re not alone in that.
So when we received this letter and were asked to amplify it, we did. In a big way. Huffington Post tackled it, The Ottawa Citizen called the doctors in question for their thoughts and the woman who took the initial picture came forward to prove the letter was in fact, real.
We were interviewed on “CBC Ontario Today” in what ended up being an hour long show about the issue. Thankfully, the anti-choicers exposed themselves for the out-to-lunch-and-living-on-Mars people they are.
How you can be opposed to birth control and abortion is truly mind boggling to us, but alas, that’s what’s going on here. Thankfully, we’ve got the majority of Canadians, the United Nations and modern science on our side.