pro-life

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pro-life

noun against abortion, antiabortion, antiihetic to abortion, diametrically opposed to abortion, hossile to abortion, in favor of barring abortion, in favor of life, in favor of prohibiting abortion, in opposition to abortion, inimical to abortion, opposed to abortion, pro-human life, right-to-life advocate
Associated concepts: consistent life ethic, human rights, partial birth abortions, pro-choice, pro-life movement, unborn child
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Of course, to claim that a picture could resolve this apparently central contention in the abortion debate is an odd claim to make from the pro-life perspective, which generally insists that human life begins at conception, when there is nothing that looks remotely like a human baby.
If only he could show that science proves that human life begins at conception and not at birth, surely it would turn the tide.
In addition to signing on to the No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act, Ryan joined Akin as a co-sponsor of the Sanctity of Human Life act, which would have stipulated that human life begins at conception.

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