Students for Life: 'Bro-choice' term means no consequences

Thursday, July 18, 2013
 | 
Bob Kellogg (OneNewsNow.com)

It's called "bro-choice,” which is men supporting pro-abortion rights for sexual reasons. 

Kristan Hawkins of Students for Life of America calls it a hedonistic, selfish new trend that has spread across social media sites.

Hawkins, Kristan (Students for Life)She says the term began during the recent abortion debate in Texas, where the legislature just passed a law banning abortions after 20 weeks. A male pro-abortion writer coined the term in an article.

“One of the reasons he gave was, if abortion is illegal, there’s going to be less woman willing to have casual sex with you outside of marriage,” Hawkins tells OneNewsNow.

The premise of those supporting “bro-choice” is to enjoy casual sex outside of marriage, “and there should be absolutely no consequences,” says Hawkins.

Hawkins believes this is not indicative of where college-age men and women are headed long-term. But she says pro-life supporters need to be aware of this campaign and fight back.

We moderate all reader comments, usually within 24 hours of posting (longer on weekends). Please limit your comment to 300 words or less and ensure it addresses the article. Comments that contain a link (URL), an inordinate number of words in ALL CAPS, rude remarks directed at other readers, or profanity/vulgarity will not be approved. More details

SIGN UP FOR OUR DAILY NEWSBRIEF

SUBSCRIBE

VOTE IN OUR POLL

What's your reaction to Ted Cruz announcing Carly Fiorina as his potential running mate?

CAST YOUR VOTE

GET PUSH NOTIFICATIONS

SUBSCRIBE

LATEST AP HEADLINES

Cruz fires back after attack from former Speaker Boehner
ObamaCare about to become less affordable?
Tennessee governor signs religious counseling bill into law
Detroit school principals 'stole from the children'
Brother, others related to San Bernardino terrorists arrested
Child porn probe yields 80 arrests in Canada

LATEST FROM THE WEB

Megachurch pastor questioned on his admiration of Trump
Bathroom scandal: Reporters go undercover as sexual predators
Liberty University to allow handguns in dorms next fall
Cruz stakes it all on Carly ahead of final stretch
Want to Talk about Jesus? You'll Need a Permit for that at NC State

CARTOON OF THE DAY

Cartoon of the Day
NEXT STORY
Education researcher warns: Common Core wants dumbed-down working class

An education researcher recently published an article about Common Core that will concern, even frighten, parents unfamiliar with the goals of the standards.