Thursday, March 1, 2012

More On "After Birth Abortions"

Here’s more on the controversial bioethicists who believe in “after birth abortions.”
Bioethics After Birth Abortions: Killing Non Persons
Dr. Francesca Minerva and Alberto Giubilini released and article to The Journal of Medical Ethics where they were quite blunt on how to approach life going forward. It’s almost refreshing to hear people speak frankly on the side of death. Here is what they say:
Abortion is largely accepted even for reasons that do not have anything to do with the fetus’ health. By showing that (1) both fetuses and newborns do not have the same moral status as actual persons, (2) the fact that both are potential persons is morally irrelevant and (3) adoption is not always in the best interest of actual people, the authors argue that what we call ‘after-birth abortion’ (killing a newborn) should be permissible in all the cases where abortion is, including cases where the newborn is not disabled. more

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