Is Consent to Sex Consent to Pregnancy?

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Josh and Rachel discuss the common pro-choice phrase, “consent to sex is not consent to pregnancy” in greater detail than we covered in our recent video on the “Abortion as Self-Defense” argument. There is a version of this argument that is so strong, Rachel says she would use it if she were pro-choice! There are both strong pro-life responses to that argument, and there are also some really cringey ones, and we want to help you avoid the bad ones so you can change more minds!

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To see a shorter and more shareable video refuting this argument, click here:

Watch the full “Abortion as Self-Defense” video here:

More resources on responding to bodily rights arguments:

“Consensual Pregnancy: The Moral Permissibility of Abortion” by Maya-Frost Belansky: (PDF)

Secular Pro-Life: “No, I Am Not Interested In “Punishing” Women for Having Sex”:

Texas Trial Lawyers Association: “McDonalds’ Hot Coffee Case – Read the Facts NOT the Fiction”:

Sophie Lewis Interview:

Blood Donation and Bodily Rights Arguments:

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