Theses on abortion

29 03 2011

1. To settle the issue of ensoulment using modern science is solving a perennial metaphysical question with a very contemporary physical insight. It is intellectually lazy to say the least, and in a hundred years, we may be eating our own words.

2. I do not believe abortion is murder because no one else really does. This is because many want to villify, jail, and even kill abortionists, but no one wants to kill or jail the mother who destroyed the life of her own child. That is like wanting to try and execute the assassin, but not the person who hired him. The Mafia, I am sure, would have loved that logic.
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