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March 6, 2015
American Taxpayers Underwriting Abortions In Israel?
Many conservatives have been supportive of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, and his March 3 speech at a joint meeting of Congress was indicative of that support. But we mustn’t forget—or overlook, if you prefer—that the Israeli government is now paying for all abortions performed on women between the ages of 20 and 33. From Aleteia: The Israeli government already provides widespread abortion subsidies to women under 20 and over 40, but the new policy represents a dramatic departure even for a country with notoriously lenient abortion laws…. Abortion is legal in Israel up until the moment of birth, and girls under 17 do not need parental consent…. An estimated 2 million Israeli children have been aborted since Israel’s founding in 1948. The country has a population of 8 million…. The Catholic Family and Human Rights Institute (C-FAM), whose mission is to ‘defend life and family at international institutions and...(Read Full Post)