According to Planned Parenthood's Guttmacher Institute, "One in three women will obtain an abortion before the age of 45."
This statistic is featured in a new pro-choice campaign, 1 in 3. The message is that abortion is so common, so widespread, that there should be no stigma attached to the procedure. We should, they say, be working hard to ensure that the one in three women who get an abortion can do it easily, without fuss , and that they can talk about it openly, without shame. The sheer numbers of women involved with abortion shows that abortion is here to stay -- and that it's no big deal.
One in three women in America will obtain an abortion. And here are some other...READ MORE