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Infertility and Selective Abortion: Steering a Course Between Scylla and Charybdis

zipher Wrote: Oct 03, 2012 5:17 PM
Which of the following statements has Mitt Romney made concerning Roe vs Wade? A.) "I believe that since Roe v. Wade has been the law for 20 years that we should sustain and support it. And I sustain and support that law and the right of a woman to make that choice." B.) "And that is why, as a pro-life Republican, I am in favor of having the Supreme Court overturn Roe v. Wade." C.) Both A. and B.

A lot of people, conservatives in particular, tend to idealize the past. We like to wax lyrical about simpler times, the "good old days." Of course, if we are honest we have to admit that those good old days weren't always so great. The passage of time and progress of society have brought many blessings – civil, cultural, and technological. Society today is freer, fairer, safer, and more comfortable. Unfortunately many of the blessings of progress come at a cost. The same technologies that make life healthier and more comfortable can also present us with previously unimagined ethical dilemmas. This...

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