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In Denial: Abortion May Be Legal, But Its Far From Safe

Charles Colson

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RU486 is chemical cocktail that can also maim and kill the women who use it.

"They told her it was safe, and it killed her." As he struggled to hold back tears, Monty Patterson told America something we almost never hear--at least, not on network television: So-called "safe, legal abortion" kills women far more often than many realize. And it has just killed Patterson's own beautiful young daughter.

When Holly Patterson found out she was pregnant, she hid the news from her father. Instead, the blond teenager put her trust in the local Planned Parenthood staff. They prescribed RU-486, the chemical abortion cocktail.

A few days later, Holly was rushed to a hospital, suffering excruciating pain. She later died of massive systemic infection.

When her death became public, the abortion industry and its media allies began damage control. Reporters interviewed Eric Schaff, chairman of the National Abortion Federation. Schaff claimed that "studies" proved RU-486 could be used "very safely." This is like asking the head of the tobacco lobby about the safety of cigarette smoking. The truth is that RU-486 is a known killer.

Read the entire article on the Breakpoint website.



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