Abortion in Israel: Why is there no public conflict?

With the US Supreme Court’s landmark ruling on Monday in favor of abortion rights in the ongoing culture war on the issue that will now be re-inflamed, it is worth revisiting the issue in Israel and why there is so little public conflict about it here.

First, let’s unpack what the US court decided.

The context is the US Supreme Court’s historic 1973 Roe v. Wade ruling and its 1992 Planned Parenthood v. Casey ruling, which collectively affirmed a woman’s right to an abortion in the first trimester and prohibited state laws that unduly burdened that right.

Source: http://www.jpost.com/Israel-News/Abortion-in-Israel-Why-is-there-no-public-conflict-459109

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