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Abortion and spiritism

Abortion | The doctrine of ‘free love’ led many a married woman astray in the 19th century
by Marvin Olasky
Posted 1/11/20, 01:00 pm

Last Saturday, we examined the prostitution-abortion connection in America before the Civil War (see also “Abortion and legal minimalism”) but abortion was growing within another population group. Many observers commented about abortion among married women during the 1840s and 1850s.

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Bee in the bonnet

Media | Christian satirical news site continues to dish up laughs and controversy
by Lynde Langdon
Posted 1/10/20, 04:05 pm

Liberal and secular satirical news outlets such as The Daily Show, Last Week Tonight with Jon Oliver, The Onion, and even Saturday Night Live’s “Weekend Update” segment come cheaper by the dozen these days. But there’s only one Babylon Bee.

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Abortion and prostitution

Abortion | Evidence suggests a close relationship between the two in 19th-century America
by Marvin Olasky
Posted 1/04/20, 09:35 am

We are mourning this month the Jan. 22, 1973, Roe v. Wade decision that led to an abortion surge, but we should remember that abortion was not unknown in America even before the Supreme Court’s full-frontal legalization.

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