With every one of these stories, the credibility of legal abortion preventing the equivalent of “back alley abortions” crumbles yet further.
....”the credibility of legal abortion preventing the equivalent of back alley abortions crumbles yet further.”.....
They just may be better off in back alley abortions!
What also “crumbles” is a previous view of doctors as being interested in preserving human life. What also crumbles is the idea that human beings are kind and merciful to children. Abortion has resulted in humans being seen as evil destructive entities who are no longer trustworthy in the capacity of baby protectors. 50 years ago abortion would have been seen as the evil demoralizing thing it really is. God help us all.
if man must continue to murder—and he must—then let it be in the back alley. evil will always be with us, but it is good to force evil into hiding at every turn. that is the best and most pure function of our delegated soverign authority. if that is not the purpose of government, then there is no point in having government at all.