Abortion Might Not Cut Crime Rates After All

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Washington Free Beacon—While overall numbers of crimes rose and fell in line with abortion, this effect vanishes when adjusting for the size of the population. This conclusion challenges prevailing explanations, including the idea that abortion reduces the number of "unwanted" children who might otherwise commit crimes. The post Abortion Might Not Cut Crime Rates After All appeared first on Washington Free Beacon.

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