Patricia Heaton is outraged by the latest story concerning Iceland.
CBS reported Sunday that the majority of expecting mothers in the country or “close to 100 percent” who received a positive test for Down syndrome “terminated their pregnancy.”
The 59-year-old actress took to Twitter on Monday to express her concern over the findings:
Heaton wasn’t the only one who was angry over the claim. Many viewers also used social media to share their frustration:
This isn’t the first time the Emmy award-winning star voiced her political beliefs.
Back in 2014, Heaton admitted to The Blaze that her opinion is not a popular one in Hollywood.
“Many of the celebrities on the list are my friends, but when it comes to championing abortion, we go our separate ways,” she said. “In the Hollywood community, I’m the only one I know who says anything about it. I feel like I’m supposed to.”
She added, “I find it impossible to subscribe to a philosophy that believes that the destruction of human life is a legitimate solution to a problem that is mostly social, economic and psychological.”
In 2016, Heaton shared a link to a crisis pregnancy center and maternity home called Northwest Center, a D.C.-based organization that provides women with pro-life alternatives to abortion.