Unless you’re 100% certain that the unborn are not human, there’s no possible justification for abortion

When does human life begin? Pro-life advocates argue that life begins at conception. They’ll tell you this stance isn’t merely theological or philosophical – it’s just good science. To illustrate this, let’s take a look at some quotes found in actual embryology textbooks: “A zygote is the beginning of a new human being. Human development begins at fertilization, the process during which a male gamete or sperm…unites with a female gamete or oocyte…to form a single cell called a zygote. This highly specialized, totipotent cell marks the beginning of each of us as a unique individual.” – Keith L. Moore & T.V.N. Persaud “Although life is a continuous process, fertilization is a critical landmark because, … Read more

Radical Christians are trying to replace democracy with their version of Sharia law, and other crazy things people say

Beware of those evil Christians. They’re always mixing politics and religion. Don’t you know that you can’t legislate morality? Don’t impose your beliefs on me! Stop trying to make America your Christian theocracy! That’s some of the hysteria that’s out there. And there are some well-meaning Christians who are happy to agree with some of this sentiment will say things like “laws can’t change hearts. Only Jesus can”. How do we think this about all of this? First of all, it’s very naive to say that you can’t legislate morality. What do you think laws are, exactly? All laws are about legislating morality. We have laws against running red lights because we believe human beings … Read more