Wednesday, February 17, 2010

Jill Stanek: The abortion clinic and other novel ideas of Adolph Hitler

... Next week Polish pro-lifers will unveil a huge billboard in one of Poland's large cities (unnamed now so as not to jeopardize the plan) reminding the public of Adolph Hitler's push for abortion during the Nazi occupation.... 

Translation: Abortion for Polish women introduced by Hitler on March 9, 1943

... Under Hitler's guidance, the 
Berlin Chamber of Physicians loosened the Nazis' abortion policy in 1933 so as to use abortion as a tool to exterminate nondesirables. It determined "the health of the mother - considered from all angles - is the decisive factor" for abortions.

Flash forward to the 
US Supreme Court's definition of the abortion health exception in its Jan. 22, 1973, Doe v. Bolton decision, which was, "all factors - physical, emotional, psychological, familial, and the woman's age - relevant to the well-being of the patient."

Great minds think alike, or plagiarize sometimes.

Hitler also introduced the novel concept of free-standing abortion mills in a
1942 policy statement
It will be necessary to open special institutions for abortions and doctors must be able to help out there in case there is any question of this being a breach of their professional ethics.
What vision. Hitler would no doubt have approved of locating Americanabortion clinics in minority neighborhoods....
Continue reading Jill's column today, "The abortion clinic and other novel ideas of Adolph Hitler," at