Petition

PETITION TO THE ASSEMBLED HOUSE OF COMMONS AGAINST SEX-SELECTIVE ABORTION

Whereas sex-selective abortion is a reprehensible practice that targets baby girls for female gendercide and represents discrimination against women in its most extreme form;

And whereas the Canadian Medical Association Journal (CMAJ) revealed that the targeting of baby girls for sex-selection termination is indeed taking place in Canada and that certain communities have a birth ratio as high as 136 boys to 100 girls, in contrast to the Canadian average of 105 boys to 100 girls;

And whereas the practice of sex-selection abortion in countries like China and India has caused such a critical gender imbalance in some regions that sex slavery and even “wife sharing” have become grave problems;

And whereas a recent poll found that 92% of Canadians believe sex-selective pregnancy termination should be illegal;

Therefore, we call upon party leaders and the assembled House of Commons to pass legislation to ban sex-selective abortion.
 

 

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Crystal D. Ottawa, ON
Aug 8, 2014 - 09:40pm
Tammy W. Cornwall, ON
Aug 8, 2014 - 09:34pm
Ronald D. Cornwall, ON
Aug 8, 2014 - 09:26pm
Louise D. Cornwall, ON
Aug 8, 2014 - 09:16pm
Ollie J Z. Toronto, ON
Jun 3, 2014 - 12:13am
Michael L. Beeton, ON
May 28, 2014 - 09:38pm
Brahm J. Edmonton , AB
May 6, 2014 - 02:22pm
Anna J. wyoming, ON
Jan 29, 2014 - 09:29am
Anonymous Oakville, ON
Dec 10, 2013 - 10:37pm
Anonymous Calgary, SK
Dec 3, 2013 - 11:53pm
Clarice D. Regina, SK
Dec 3, 2013 - 09:07pm
kayla f. dunnville , ON
Nov 21, 2013 - 09:17am
Joanne N. Thunder Bay, ON
Nov 19, 2013 - 01:01pm
Billie Jo W. St. Catharines, ON
Nov 19, 2013 - 12:02pm
Ashley V. Vineland, ON
Nov 18, 2013 - 07:14pm