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CAVE JUNCTION, Oregon, December 20, 2002 (LifeSiteNews.com) –  In a WorldNetDaily feature, former abortionist Dr. Bernard Nathanson, once a co-founder of the National Abortion Rights Action League, reminisces about the cynical and dishonest tactics he and his pro-abortion allies devised during the 1960s and 1970s.  “Repeating the big lie often enough convinces the public,” says Nathanson, now a Catholic convert and a pro-life activist. “We persuaded the media that the cause of permissive abortion was a liberal, enlightened, sophisticated one,” Nathanson recalls, citing misinformation and lies spread by the pro-abortion industry. “This is the tactic of the self-fulfilling lie. Few people care to be in the minority,” he says of the pro-abortionist manipulation of polls.  “Another myth we fed to the public through the media was that legalizing abortion would only mean that the abortions taking place illegally would then be done legally. In fact, of course, abortion is now being used as a primary method of birth control in the U.S. and the annual number of abortions has increased by 1,500 percent since legalization.”  To read the feature from WorldNetDaily see:  https://www.worldnetdaily.com/news/article.asp?ARTICLE_ID=30098   For more remarks by Dr. Nathanson see:  https://www.aboutabortions.com/Confess.html

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