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Pro-Choice writer reflects on reasons for abortions

by | Jun 20, 2018

By Sarah Terzo

Bioethicist Daniel Callahan

Bioethicist Daniel Callahan, who supports legalized abortion, writes

“I have been morally repelled by the reasons that I have heard some women give for having an abortion, reasons they would never employ, say, to kill a pet animal.”

Daniel Callahan , “The Abortion Debate: Is Progress Possible?” in Sydney Callahan and Daniel Callahan, eds. Abortion: Understanding Differences (London: Plenum Press, 1984), p. 314.

Editor’s note. This appeared at Clinic Quotes and is reposted with permission.

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