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August 2022

Forcing Religious Claims Part 2: Rejecting Autonomy Arguments Doesn’t Require Religion

By |2022-08-16T19:22:03+00:00August 16th, 2022|Categories: Critique, Humanity, PRO LIFE|Tags: , , |

In the last post we discussed just who in the abortion argument is forcing odd views of human value on whom. Pro-life claims enjoy at least two obvious advantages over views supporting abortion which dehumanize the embryo and fetus; they are more simple claims and more inclusive claims. Neither of these advantages is dependent [...]

Forcing Religious Claims

By |2022-08-05T15:13:55+00:00August 5th, 2022|Categories: Critique, PRO LIFE, Questions|Tags: |

A repeated claim since Dobbs v Jackson upended the Roe v Wade regime over abortion law in the United States is that the pro-life movement is attempting to foist their religious convictions on other people. This, as the claim goes, violates the religious freedom of other Americans by creating an environment where the beliefs [...]

February 2022

Critiquing Jill Filipovic…again

By |2022-03-23T22:06:41+00:00February 9th, 2022|Categories: Critique|Tags: , |

In a new article by Jill Filipovic titled "The Anti-Abortion Movement Could Reduce Abortions if It Wanted To" is stating that the pro-life movement is inordinately obsessed with being anti-contraceptive. These arguments dodge a big bullet, and needs alot of clarity. Listen to this podcast with Jay Watts as he clears some of the misconceptions, [...]

January 2022

Won’t the aborted go straight to heaven, because of the age of accountability?

By |2022-01-03T17:56:47+00:00January 14th, 2022|Categories: Critique, Questions|Tags: , |

Emailed Question: I believe that children who die before the age of accountability will go straight to heaven and spend eternity with God. There can be no greater happiness and no greater 'good' than spending eternity in heaven. After the age of accountability, I believe one must ask forgiveness of sins and accept Jesus Christ [...]

December 2021

Won’t the child be worse off if it’s not terminated?

By |2022-01-03T17:57:29+00:00December 31st, 2021|Categories: Critique, Humanity, Questions|Tags: , , |

Emailed question: Think about the life that a baby will most likely lead if born to a mother who was forced to carry the child to term because abortion was illegal. This mother wanted to kill the child, so isn't there a high likelihood that the unwanted child will suffer neglect and abuse at the hands of [...]

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