January 10, 2014
THEY'RE FETISHES, NOT REAL PEOPLE:
U.S. Pro-Life Groups Bite Their Tongues as Israel Expands Abortion Coverage : The Jewish State will spend millions more to subsidize the controversial procedure this year. Why that doesn't anger the American right. (Daily Beast, 1/08/14)
Posted by Orrin Judd at January 10, 2014 1:01 PMYou would expect conservative groups to go ballistic when it comes to taxpayer funding of abortions, but when Israel announced just that last month, the news was greeted with a subdued response among pro-life and pro-Israel groups in the U.S.Israel will pay for all approved abortions for women aged 20 to 33, thanks to a recommendation accepted by its health ministry. Starting this year, Israel will spend 16 million shekels ($4.6 million) to cover abortions for approximately 6,300 women.