Posts Tagged with psyschology

  1. The Use of Images in Anti-Abortion Protests/Websites

    [ By on December 17, 2014 ]

    Often times, a strategy used by anti-abortion organizations is to expose the public to graphic images of fetuses. The images tend to be very bloody and traumatizing. They usually depict fetuses aborted in the second or third trimester where they look more like a fully-formed baby. A lot of these photographs have been proven to be fake, suggesting that they are claiming fetuses to be more fully formed then they would be at the times they say they were aborted. Still, however, they are accurate in other ways. It is true that there is a lot of blood, etc. And even if they were real, is it still okay to show them to people? The dilemma here is should anti-abortion groups show ...

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