Two men, two women, or three men, cannot create a baby without an opposite gender.  So, at first glance, the idea of a link between same-sex marriage and higher abortion rates seems unlikely.  Yet, as over 100 scholars are pointing out, the unraveling of marriage has a direct link to abortion.  Even in the short time that same-sex marriage has been officially recognized in some states at home and abroad, man-woman marriage rates have declined—even as marriage rates in other jurisdictions have remained relatively stable.  Researchers note that even a small decline in marriage rates, (as marriage loses its meaning and significance, fewer choose to marry) can have a significant impact upon abortion numbers.  Read more here: