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Progressives Embrace Moral and Medical Schizophrenia

man of steel Wrote: Feb 06, 2013 8:26 PM
She does no harm to anyone else except to the baby that she muredered. JW - you are a lump of cells too. And that is probably all you will ever be.

"Your freedom is likely to be someone else's harm."

So says bioethicist Daniel Callahan of the Hastings Center, responding to the recent controversy over provisions in Obamacare that penalize smokers.

In the era of the Bloomberg ban on Big Gulps, the proper role, if any, that government should have in the lifestyle decisions of the American people has been a hot topic of debate among policymakers, politicians, and pundits. Like so many others, this question draws out the moral philosophy of the Left in America. In general, Progressives – as they like to be called – are loathe to pass...