Catholic college professor is 'abortion doula'
Catholic World News - August 09, 2011
A sociology professor teaching at a Catholic college in New York is promoting her course on a pro-abortion web site, and describing herself as an “abortion doula” at a public hospital, the Cardinal Newman society has discovered.
Bianca Laureano, who teaches a course on human sexuality at Mount St. Vincent College, calls attention to her work on the site of Advocates for Youth, a pro-abortion group. On that site she provides details of her assistance to abortionists.
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Posted by: lauriem5377 -
Aug. 10, 2011 9:38 AM ET USA
Doulas are so higly respected in many cultures for the life sustaining care they provide to mothers and their babies - it is disgraceful for someone promoting abortion to use that title.
Posted by: DrJazz -
Aug. 09, 2011 9:29 PM ET USA
Hadn't ever heard this word before, so I looked it up. Doula: a woman who assists women during labor and after childbirth. Abortion: the inducing of premature delivery in order to destroy offspring. Hence, abortion doula: an oxymoron. You can't assist someone after childbirth if their child is never born.
Posted by: stpetric -
Aug. 09, 2011 7:39 PM ET USA
"Advocates for Youth"! Now there's an ironic name. Advocates, just so long as they're not very very young youth...
Posted by: rpp -
Aug. 09, 2011 6:25 PM ET USA
She is describing herself as a mid-wife for abortion?!?! This woman is seriously deranged.