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A Heartening Trend: Majority of American Adults Pro-Life

jschmitz Wrote: May 27, 2012 2:25 PM
Ya'll carry on like raising a child is a chore tantamount to being a slave. Having sex has consequences that are emotional and physical. The abortion issue is really about federal funding for an industry that made contributions to put it's man in the whitehouse. That's it. Don't try to intellectualize it, overcomplicate it in an effort to hide the truth of the matter. Magicians call it misdirection to make it harder for the audience to figure out the trick.

A new Gallup poll brings encouraging news on the subject of abortion.  Fifty percent of American adults now define themselves as pro-life (up 5% from 2011), and 41% of American adults now define themselves as pro-choice (down 8% from 2011).

Gallupfirst started asking American adults how they define themselves on the abortion issue back in 1995.  At that time, 56% of American adults considered themselves pro-choice, whereas 33% of adults defined themselves as pro-life.  Clearly, over the past seventeen years, the trend in this country has been steadily moving toward the pro-life position and away from the pro-choice...