If Black lives matter, Walter B. Hoye II, President of the Issues4Life Foundation, wants to know, how come Black American Abortions outnumber Black American homicides 69 to 1?
He cites the latest report from the Violence Policy Center, which shows that there were 6,217 Black American homicides for the year 2013.
When compared to Black American abortions, the 429,000 abortions in Black America for 2013 represent 69 times the number of Black American homicides in 2013.
He also cited a recent analysis by Dennis Howard, President of the Movement for a Better America, who has written extensively on abortion demographics, which shows that out of every 1,680 pregnant Black American women 15-44, 1,000 will give birth to their child and 680 will abort their baby.
The analysis was based on data from the U.S. Statistical Abstract for 2013 and the National Vital Statistics Report, Vol. 64, No. 1 dated January 15, 2015.
In other words, for every three Black babies born in America, two will be aborted.
The numbers get worse.
In 2013, there were an estimated 429,000 abortions in Black America.
This equates to …
- 35,750 abortions per month
- 8,250 abortions per week
- 1,175 abortions per day
- 49 abortions per hour
This amounts to 1 Black abortion every 74 seconds.
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SOURCE: EEW Magazine News – Walter B. Hoye II