This obituary from the Chicago Tribune brought tears to my eyes yesterday:
Dr. Bernard Nathanson dies at 84; obstetrician championed abortion rights before switching sides..
February 23, 2011 - By Elaine Woo, Los Angeles TimesDr. Bernard Nathanson, an obstetrician who was a leading champion of the abortion rights movement until he switched sides and vaulted to prominence as the narrator of the grisly anti-abortion film "The Silent Scream," died Monday at his New York City home. He was 84.
The cause was cancer, said his wife, Christine
(This is the condensed version of what I read in the Chicago Tribune yesterday)