But beyond the understandable verbal rage and contempt being shown towards Planned Parenthood and other pro-abortion organizations for their advocacy of the inhumane practice of abortion itself, let alone the harvesting of aborted baby parts for profit, beyond the nationwide protests and calls for investigations and defunding, there is going to be curiosity from many and in that, there are opportunities here to change minds, and advocates for the sanctity of human life should take them.
“Why bother?” some may ask. “You can’t get through to these people. Don’t waste your time.” Well, I’m here to tell you that’s not true. You can get through to a diehard supporter of abortion.
I know, because I used to be one.
…I volunteered for Bill Clinton’s first presidential campaign. One of the primary reasons I supported him was because of his belief in the “right to choose.” Roughly one week before he was elected, I stood in the front row of an uptown Charlotte park, mesmerized by his speech, knowing he would do everything he could to protect abortion “rights.”
Two years later, I did an about-face..