won’t lie and say it was easy, but any time I felt like I couldn’t take it anymore, he was there. He was there when I woke up from my nightmares. He learned to say, “Shh, shh, mama. Is otay. Is otay. I wub oo. Night night.” He calmed my PTSD.
Society’s rejection of children conceived in rape weighed heavy on me. Even some of the most active “pro life” people hold exceptions for abortions in cases of rape. The life I was given is a gift from God and a gift from my mother, sustained by my adoptive parents. Just the fact that I was adopted led me to believe society had won and my mother had rejected me after I was born. But that was completely untrue.
In parts of Africa where many people follow Islam, it is common for girls to be raped for being a Christian. One girl fell victim but refused to remain a victim.
The anniversary of Roe V Wade is remembered with gatherings of people around the country. Hundreds of thousands of people March for Life in DC each year as well as in major cities around the U.S. But the majority of those people don’t even know that legal abortion began with
Here in the United States, we are often frustrated with how pro-abortion in our country seems to be, though a recent study shows that the number of abortions are declining. Even states that have decided to require a waiting period before you get an abortion waive it for you if you have been (or claim …