Monday, 25 February 2013
Pregnant Teen Sues to Keep Baby
"Mostly when we discuss the "right to choose," we focus on the right to safe and legal access to abortion. We mostly focus abortion as the "choice" because a woman's right to make her own family planning decisions is constantly under attack from conservative politicians and the anti-abortion movement, both of which are pickled with the Religious Right."*
An unnamed teenager in Texas sued her parents to keep her health insurance and car after they pressured her to get an abortion. Should the court have gotten involved? And why isn't this being treated as a pro-choice story? Cenk Uygur and Ana Kasparian break it down.
*Read more from Jessica Wakeman/ The Frisky: http://www.thefrisky.com/2013-02-21/t...
Posted by Irishgreeneyes at 02:23