- Erika Bachiochi was once supporter of abortion rights, but now thinks it's not about equality for women
- She says women bear disproportionate responsibility for sex and what to do about pregnancy
- Writer: Women should not be saddled with abortion responsibility. Society must prioritize caregiving
Erika Bachiochi is an attorney and the author of an article in the Harvard Journal of Law & Public Policy: Embodied Equality: Debunking Equality Arguments for Abortion Rights. The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely those of the author.
(CNN)Polls taken since the Roe v Wade decision routinely show women in favor of abortion restrictions, and in slightly greater numbers than men. But how can this be? How can any woman want to scale back on the abortion license given them by the U.S. Supreme Court 42 years ago?