pro-choice

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pro-choice

noun abortion advocate, accepting abortion, approving abortion, endorsing abortion, in favor of abortion, pro-abortion, sanctioning abortion, supporting legalized abortion, supportive of abortionGenerally: self-determination
Associated concepts: abortion on demand, legalized aborrion, spontaneous abortion, voluntary abortion
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Pro argues that supporters of abortion rights must insist on putting women at the center of the abortion issue.
Our systematic analysis of abortion rights frames within the conclusiones illuminates how activists create and amend collective action frames and how these frames are related to social and political processes.
The annual fundraising event, a luncheon held at Maxwell-Silverman's Toolhouse restaurant, attracted about 100 abortion rights supporters from across the region.
She was treated badly by men, especially her first husband, but she defended all the harassers and adulterers--Bill Clinton, Bob Packwood, Chuck Robb--who stood with her for abortion rights.
The role of women of color in the abortion rights movement has always been of concern within and outside the movement.
I'm certainly not recommending any backsliding on Democrats' actual support for abortion rights," Blustain wrote.
Addressing hundreds of abortion rights supporters at a rally, Kerry attacked President George Bush for trying to pack the courts with what the Massachusetts senator described as ideologically motivated judges who would try to undermine abortion rights.
Wade (1973), the abortion rights agenda had been rooted in a feminist vision: each woman had authority over her body, and if she wanted all abortion no one could gainsay her, not the man who'd impregnated her, not a husband or parent, not even a physician.
Likewise, quite a few abortion rights supporters now believe that the federalization of abortion rights via Roe v.
So casual supporters of abortion rights may be unimpressed when the National Organization for Women (NOW) declares an official state of emergency in the battle over reproductive choice.
Regardless of your stand on abortion rights, you may want to visit the Pro-Life Alliance of Gays and Lesbians.
My early days in the abortion rights movement of the late 70s were a time of political awakening for me.