Defend Girls Blog

“It’s a girl,” should not be death sentence.

I Aborted My Baby – Because it was a Boy

10 February

We developed this website to shed light on the fact that baby girls are targeted for abortion in Canada and around the world simply because they are girls. We believe that abortion is a grave injustice regardless of the gender of the child. With an estimated 200 million girls missing, the need to educate the public about this injustice is paramount […]

Sex-Selection Abortions Drop in India, Nepal After Search Engines Drop Ads for Them

09 February

LifeNews.com is featuring a story reporting that the Indian Supreme Court had directed major search engines such as Yahoo, Google, and Bing to no longer carry ads for pre-natal sex selection services. See the story below: If a story in AsiaNews is accurate, it’s not often you see a result as startling—or as quick—as this. Last week NRL […]

New Petition on Gendercide

22 September

MP Mark Warawa (Langley BC) has a new petition concerning sex selection abortions in Canada. Mr. Warawa was unable to have his motion (M-408) dealing with this issue voted upon in the House of Commons. He still wants Parliament to regularly hear that sex selection and the resulting Gendercide is a serious issue that needs to be addressed. […]

Medical professionals call for and end to using ultrasound to determine sex of fetus

20 February

The Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada and the Canadian Association of Radiologists are  calling for a halt on using ultrasound for the sole purpose of determining the sex of a fetus. See story here. Stop using ultrasound to determine sex of fetuses, urge doctors, radiologists by Sharon Kirkey Published: February 19, 2014 Canada’s pregnancy […]

Sex Selective Abortion Happening in Quebec

06 June

It has been just over a month since MP Mark Warawa’s motion was shot down in the House of Commons and the problem of sex selection abortion has not gone away. The Quebec newspaper, La Presse, sent a Chinese woman posing as a woman 12 weeks pregnant, into an ultrasound clinic in Montreal. The woman indicated that she only wanted […]

Refuse Sex Selection Abortion, Lose MD License?

29 April

By Wesley J. Smith Victoria, Australia has an oppressive abortion law that requires all doctors to either perform one when asked, or if opposed, find a doctor who will. In other words, the cost of being a licensed doctor is being complicit in the taking of human life. Now, a doctor who refused to refer […]

URGENT – Democracy is at Stake!

26 March

On Thursday, March 21st, a Parliamentary Private Members Sub-Committee deemed Mark Warawa’s Motion 408 as “non-votable.” The committee felt that the subject of Motion 408, namely, calling on Parliament to condemn sex-selection abortion in Canada,  is outside the preview of  federal jurisdiction and therefore a provincial matter. Moreover, the committee  argued that the government has […]

Motion 408 Deemed Non-votable

21 March

Mark Warawa’s motion to condemn sex selection abortion in Canada was deemed non-votable today (March 21, 2013). Below is Mark Warawa’s  statement. We know this is just an attempt to silenmce the debate on abortion. We encourage you to contact the subcommittee members to let them know you disagree with their decision. Members include Chair, Dave MacKenzie  […]