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Abortion Strips A Woman’s Free Choice

Henry159 Wrote: Jan 24, 2013 11:50 PM
No, Carl, because a "birthday" commemorates a birth, not a conception. Holding that life begins at conception (the scientific fact), does not require anyone to celebrate that day -- even if it were a simple thing to determine. The fact is, with some young married couples (and others, of course) sexual intercourse does happen quite often. And it used to be that it was purposeful to have children! Anyway, even then, conception can sometimes occur a day or two after intercourse (and thus "plan B" birth control). The day of conception is usually figured backward from the first missed "period."

The way to end abortion is to show women that abortion strips them of freedom. Abortion does not preserve choice; abortion pollutes choice.

Not All Free Choices Are Beneficial

Killing in the name of freedom does not preserve one’s own freedom. Women nearly always have the freedom to kill; they do not always have the right to kill.

Pro-choice activists tell women that in order to preserve their freedom, they must defend their right to kill their children. But the question is not whether an act is committed freely, but whether it is an objectively good act. If you freely...