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Powers: The Media’s Failure to Report on the Gosnell Trial is “a Disgrace”

Stacey23 Wrote: Apr 12, 2013 10:11 AM
The heart begins to beat at approximately 5 weeks, during the embryonic stage. A fertilized egg contains a complete human genetic code. Said fertilized egg will go through several stages until able to live outside the host (mother). Said egg is the start of a human being.
Earl29 Wrote: Apr 12, 2013 10:30 AM
Yes, Stacey, at conception a genetically complete living member of the human species comes into existence. The Latin term for offspring (fetus) has come to be used for the dictionary definition of the time period I mentioned, but a preborn human exists from conception through birth.

The mainstream media’s lack of coverage and lack of interest in the trial of “Doctor” Kermit Gosnell is not surprising. But kudos to columnist Kirsten Powers for shedding light on their stunning negligence:

A Lexis-Nexis search shows none of the news shows on the three major national television networks has mentioned the Gosnell trial in the last three months. The exception is when Wall Street Journal columnist Peggy Noonan hijacked a segment on Meet the Press meant to foment outrage over an anti-abortion rights law in some backward red state.

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