You can probably already tell that this post is about the Catholic Church. Well, actually, yes and no. Because the same or very similar laws against abortion that recently led to the death of a 13-week pregnant leukemia sufferer in the 90% Catholic Dominican Republic are also in place in some hospitals in for example the USA.
The 16-year-old’s plight attracted worldwide attention after she had to wait for chemotherapy because of an abortion ban in the Dominican Republic. Continue reading