An anti-abortion amendment like the GOP plans to propose will not end abortions — it will only end legal abortions. We will return to the days of coat hangers and dead women.
If you are a woman or if you know a woman, think carefully about whom you will vote for in November. This platform was created solely to bait apathetic voters.
Don’t be fooled.
The solution to unwanted pregnancies is not legislation or criminalization — it’s education, availability of birth control and adoption support.
There are many things that can be done, nationally and locally, to make every child a wanted child. The proposed amendment can’t do anything but take us backwards.
Stephanie Woolley-Larrea, Miami