Quotation by Gro Harlem Brundtland

Morality becomes hypocrisy if it means accepting mothers' suffering or dying in connection with unwanted pregnancies and illegal abortions and unwanted children.
Gro Harlem Brundtland (b. 1939), Norwegian Prime Minister. As quoted in the New York Times, pp. A1, A9 (September 6, 1994).

Speaking at the United Nations Conference on Population and Development in Cairo, Egypt. She was defying representatives of Roman Catholic and Islamic countries by calling for "a general legalization of abortion."
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