Experts: How US 'gag rule' is killing women : Mail & Guardian Online: "While world attention has focused on the HIV/Aids pandemic, public health experts say that United States political interference and declining financial support for family planning, abortion and prevention of other sexually transmitted infections has contributed to shockingly high death and disability rates in developing countries.
Approximately 500 000 women die each year of causes related to pregnancy, abortion and childbirth, 99% of them in developing countries, according to the World Health Organisation. "
This is what the Christian right has been pushing for, and this is the type of policy they are giving us. There is a better way. Hell, there are a thousand better ways.