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Who's more pro-choice: America or Europe?

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Scandinavia needs all the babies it can get IIRC.

Anyway, that being said:

"Socialist Sweden."

This **** needs to stop.
 

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No Europe has such restrictions because it is socially advanced. activities detrimental to society may be regulated for public good, this is not controversial.

:lol:


Wait... are you being serious?
 

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Why do people think Europe is so enlightened?

I never understood that, even after spending time there.

It's a cool place but it has its backward attitudes.
 

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:lol:


Wait... are you being serious?

Dead serious. I like Frances abortion laws in particular.

I am not opposed to abortion to the point of wanting to ban it, but American pro-abortion advocates have made it to where in many cases abortion doctors can operate freely, you need more licenses to operate a tattoo parlour in my state then an abortion clinic
 

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Liberalism is in full retreat in Europe, due I think more to poor execution than bad theory.
 

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I guess Americans always look at Europe and imagine every one of its countries are the same - well. They're not
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There are 50 states in the USA and some of them have very different attitudes about lots of issues.

Coincidentally Europe has 50 countries with lots of different attitudes also.
 
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