The "Hard Cases"
She kept her father's name even though she was disowned by him (and his entire family) after she was born. Therefore, Ethel was raised in poverty by her mother & grandmother.© Confetta |CC BY-NC-SA 2.0
Shouldn't every person (regardless of how they were conceived) receive the same legal protections as the rest of society?If you were conceived through rape, how would it feel to hear people say "abortion should be legal" for people like you?© Confetta |CC BY-NC-SA 2.0
Ethel Waters was conceived through rape when her mother was only 12-years-old. The name of her biological father was John Waters.© Confetta | CC BY-NC-SA 2.0
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