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Breaking the 'Spiral of Silence'

thomas2304 Wrote: May 22, 2012 2:21 PM
Pro-lifers are asking the wrong question. The right one is, "In your opinion, can a nation whose laws allow the taking of innocent human life remain civilized?" My question does not mention abortion or the unborn. "Innocent human life" could be Jews.

In America, nearly one in three pregnancies end in abortion, which means there are “over 1.21 million abortions carried out every year in the United States.” (Planned Parenthood carried out more than 320,000 in 2010 alone.)

At rates this high, if abortion were a disease, doctors would label it a pandemic. If it were a war, historians would call it genocide. And if proponents of death like Planned Parenthood were honest, they would call it what it really is—a post-conception contraceptive that kills a preborn child.

These hard numbers notwithstanding, many people still find ways to distract themselves from the...