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Christian abortion doctor from Alabama makes 'A Moral Argument for Choice'


Christian abortion doctor from Alabama makes 'A Moral Argument for Choice'
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Over time, his Christian faith and his approach to medicine changed until both led him down the path to becoming one of just a few abortion doctors in the South.Parker has returned to his hometown, and on April 4, releases his first book, Life's Work: A Moral Argument for Choice. Recently Parker spoke about his life and his journey - which has been condensed in the following conversation.Q: In the book, you describe your childhood. You lived in poverty, and yet you didn't really describe your childhood as hard. Were there hard parts?Parker: We lived in poverty, but I didn't really feel like I was poor. My friends whose parents, especially their fathers worked in the coal mines or the steel plant, they were more middle class and had more materially. But it was a community where everybody sort of took care of each other.

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