The Humanity of a Fetus

From Louisiana, to Missouri, to Texas — Republican legislatures are waging war on women — all women. And they’re taking away fundamental rights. I want to tell you Gorsuch, I want to tell you Kavanaugh, you have released the whirlwind and you will pay the price. You won’t know what hit you if you go forward with these awful decisions. – Senator Chuck Schumer, D, New York, March 4, 2020

Wading into the abortion debate is a perilous undertaking, but Senator Schumer’s recent incendiary remarks cannot be ignored. Leaders of the Democratic party, like Senator Schumer, are engaging in what is perhaps the most despicable form of pandering imaginable. To appease a militant fringe of nihilistic, self-absorbed “pro-choice” fanatics, they are willing to legalize murder. And as Schumer demonstrates, now they are even willing to threaten anyone who may object.

Most people can agree there is a difference between consuming a morning after pill and performing a late-term abortion. The former, however hideous it may be from a religious and moral perspective, is clearly more humane than the latter, which by any objective standard is killing a human being.

New York, a bastion of Democrat power and Senator Schumer’s home state, recently passed a law permitting “late term abortions.” Specifically, it permits abortions after 24 weeks if there is “an absence of fetal viability, or the abortion is necessary to protect the patient’s life of health.”

Let’s not even speculate as to how subjective the assessment of […] Read More