Yesterday the folks at I Am Dr. Tiller asked Tweeters “why are you pro-choice?” I loved reading all of the responses, so I’m totally going to share them over here.
HappyFeminist b/c if fetus still depends on woman 2 live, the woman’s life should come 1st. Choice is 4 safety of woman.
KellyHK as a mother of 2 girls and a doc, I believe that sovereignty over one’s body is an undisputed human right.
DantesVirgil b/c we are not reducible to wombs. We are 1st class citizens, state has no right to our bodies.
JItzkowitz b/c mistakes or lack of education shouldn’t have to ruin lives, just b/c someone else says so.
nicki2377 If women are not allowed to control reproduction, they are not free.
mronhubbard Because every child born should be LOVED & WANTED.
alessca because the government has no place in a woman’s womb.
Kimli The ability to choose is what separates us from animals.
alecialudwick because I will not allow my or my daughters body to be ruled by others beliefs.
NathalieBarney Because I. Trust. Women.
yonghokim porque son las mujeres mismas quienes tienen derecho a decidir si van a optar o no por la vida
nfprha Health care decisions should be left 2 patients & health care providers, made based on science, not ideology
There’s so many more great responses on IamDrTiller’s Twitter page, so go check them out.