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Abortion, religion and politics are more complicated than we might think
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Abortion, religion and politics are more complicated than we might think

(Leah Hogsten | The Salt Lake Tribune) State Street was filled with hundreds during the SLC Women's March for reproductive rights and access to safe abortions, Oct. 2, 2021. Saturday's march was held in conjunction with other marches across the country.By Jill Fellow | Special to The Tribune  | Oct. 31, 2022, 3:00 p.m.As an active member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints for 20 years of my adult life, I can remember having only three conversations about abortion – ever. Only one of them involved politics.I’m sitting at a kitchen table with a neighbor and friend. We have six kids between us playing in the basement, outside and at our feet. We are eating fresh cookies and talking about the election. It is voting day 2012, and I have not voted yet. I can’t decide between M...