CNN just posted an article titled “Before judging ‘late-term abortion,’ understand what it means, doctors say.” I agree with the sentiment. There is way too much heat and not enough light in this complex and highly emotional debate. That said, I cannot help but reply to the comment of one of the two doctors interviewed […]
On Anti-Abortion Extremists (and other unhelpful rhetoric)
Can you be prolife and vote for a prochoice politician?
Yesterday I received the following question from a reader which was prompted by my critique of Roy Moore: I am pretty sure you support politicians who are pro-abortion. Now, maybe you are not pro-life. Fair enough. But if you are, how can one get angry at politicians who exhibit sexual predatory behaviour and not be […]
On the Prolife rationale behind showing aborted fetuses
Jeff Lowder just posted three tweets questioning the logic behind Prolifers showing aborted fetuses. Here are the tweets: Now first off, I have my own concerns about the way the Prolife cause has often employed depictions of aborted fetuses for the sake of their cause. So my point here is not to defend the practice. Nor […]
Why Being Prolife Ain’t Easy
I continue to raid my vault of old CP articles so you can become acquainted with some rare gems. Well okay, that’s not exactly the reason. It is more like I need to get the copy-editing done on a book and to complete another book proposal for my agent by early next week, so in […]