By Lauretta Brown


( – At the 2017 March for Life in Washington, D.C., Baltimore Ravens tight end Benjamin Watson told that the pro-life issue is very important to him and it often, unfortunately, gets “swept under the rug.”

Watson was one of the main speakers at the event, which is held every year to protest the Supreme Court’s 1973 Roe v. Wade decision, which legalized abortion on demand. asked Watson why it was important for him to speak at the March for Life.

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