Navy, I read the entire thread and I read the entire article...a couple of points. One the article doe not specify on ship pregnancies it address ' unwanted pregnancies in more general terms and second.
The abuse heaped on you in this thread is reminicent of the abuse that gets heaped on anyone against gay marriage. Stand your ground Old Sailor...thats what us old guys have always done..
"If I take death into my life, acknowledge it, and face it squarely, I will free myself from the anxiety of death and the pettiness of life - and only then will I be free to become myself." ~ Martin Heidegger
A female relative of mine became pregnant on cruise---twice.