VIDEO: Demonstrators Protest Abortion in White Marsh

Some of the protesters held graphic signs depicting abortion on Honeygo Boulevard.

In its final day, the reached White Marsh. Organized by the Baltimore-based non-profit organization Defend Life, some protesters held graphic signs depicting aborted fetuses along Honeygo Boulevard Friday morning and afternoon.

Shannon Trott, a Defend Life volunteer originally from California, traveled to Maryland with a friend to participate in the week of pro-life rallies.

Trott said some people have been offended by the demonstrations, while others have shown support by honking their horns.

"We come out here and do this because these signs are offensive and we know they're offensive and they're offensive to us ... Abortion is offensive. It kills human life," she said.

Victor Fiorina traveled from Pittsburgh to participate in the rallies. He shouted "life, liberty, happiness" at passing cars.

"It's a fundamental right. You need life to have liberty and happiness," Fiorina said.

The confirmed that police were notified about the Defend Life demonstrations in advance.

Did you see the rally? Tell us if you support or oppose the group's message in the comments.

Jeanne August 04, 2012 at 03:06 PM
If you choose to give your child up for adoption can you live the rest of your life knowing there is a child out there that came from you that chances are you will never see again? I don't think if you are having fun abortion should be an option but it is. That's what I tell people. Abortion should be for woman that are at risk due to pregnancy, a guarentee the baby will not survive and will keep mother from having future babies, and available to rape victoms (they need to have police report showing they made legal statement it was rape). I'm sure other people can name other examples. As far as my heart I have been told I have too big of a heart. I am always there for people I care about and have listened even if a stranger needed to talk about something.
Sherrie Palmateer August 04, 2012 at 04:26 PM
Thank you Jeanne for sharinga piece of your heart with me sounds like you care about people deeply and are a good friend. I think I would have really enjoyed getting to sit and talk with you. Peace to You
Bob Smith August 05, 2012 at 03:20 PM
I am pro-choice. Pro-lifers make me rage. Why should people interfere with other people's lives? If a woman feels as if she should get an abortion then she should get one! What if she was raped? What if she won't be able to support the baby? Why should she risk her life to make a baby she would give up for adoption. And when a woman is pregnant the baby is not fully developed therefore it's a potential for a baby, so overall no lives were taken. Sherrie you are quite ignorant. It's called civil rights and people deserve them.
Bob Smith August 05, 2012 at 03:22 PM
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r_RY3byWdnQ This is not me, but I completely agree with this man.
Sherrie Palmateer August 06, 2012 at 04:31 PM
http://www.lifenews.com/2012/07/26/planned-parenthood-may-face-familys-lawsuit-over-abortion-death/ This is exactly why prolifers do what they do. This women had a D and E It explains it in the article, we care about women and children http://www.lifenews.com/2012/08/03/planned-parenthood-never-called-911-for-abortion-victim/ Bob I am sure you offended alot of adopted people with that comment, Mothers who give their babies up for adoption that is a beautiful selfless act of love. Seems to me women put there life at risk having an abortion. A babys heart beat can be heard at 3 weeks. When you stop a heart beat, a life ends. Not a potenial life a life.


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