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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The leaders of the Sandinista Front were children of that revolutionary pro-birth thinking and supplemented this "Latin American reasoning" with their own national logic: women had to bear children to replace those killed in the war.
Let's be clear that in its current scope, the national "pro-life" movement is simply "pro-birth."
In July last year, Duterte said that while he is pro-birth control, he is against abortion.
She said it is easy to think of being pro-life in terms of the issue of abortion, which she said amounts to only a pro-birth stance.
"I think he is very pro-birth, but after birth, he doesn't care about the people he brings into the world at all, and he doesn't mind killing tens of thousands of innocent people in Iraq."
* Megan McKenna has said that when she asks people what is the opposite of death, they usually answer "life." And she says: "Wrong!" The opposite of death is birth, and life is what we have in between, lf we are to be not only pro-birth but also pro-life, we must be for all that is necessary for a life lived in accordance with the dignity we have as persons created in the image of God.