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Problems Solutions and Trade Offs II

wmou Wrote: Sep 10, 2012 8:55 AM
Abortion is hiddeous and evil. That does not change if the father is a rapist. Abortion cannot be stopped with laws, only by changing Hearts with Truth will it end.
Mother of 4 -- the original Wrote: Sep 10, 2012 9:01 AM
Does that mean that you want murder, theft, fraud, and extortion legalized as well?
wmou Wrote: Sep 10, 2012 9:37 AM
I did not want abortion legalized.
If abortion were made illegal, the numbers of abortions would not significantly decreases since the majority who would have an abortion do not think it should be illegal and would engage in civil disobedience. Enforcement would be extremely costly and ineffective.
That is not the case with theft, fraud or extortion. Most agree they are wrong and widespread civil disobedience would not occur if they are illegal.
Until people are convinced abortion is hiddeous and evil, laws will be ineffective.
Most of my columns are meant to expose the hypocrisy of self-described liberals who have taken over our institutions of higher learning. However, on some occasions, I attempt to address misguided thinking among self-described conservatives. An example is my recent column “Romney and the Rapist,” which was described by many readers as either “weird” or “convoluted” or both. Those descriptions are indeed accurate and reflect the intention behind the controversial essay. It was my intention to write a column that would identify absurd arguments as a means of drawing out the flawed reasoning of those who would support Romney’s proposed rape...