‘Either you're pro‑choice or you're not’

Ann Furedi says it is a woman's right to terminate a pregnancy on the grounds of gender.

In this week’s podcast, I talk to the chief executive of the British Pregnancy Advisory Service, Ann Furedi, about the sex-selective abortion debate and what it reveals about abortion politics today. Furedi argues that, far from being a pious crusade against prenatal sexist discrimination, the campaign against sex-selective abortion is placing limits on women’s bodily autonomy in the name of equality and justice. Listen and download below.




Tom Slater is assistant editor at spiked.

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