Aborting the Party of Lincoln

The last time America faced the government dehumanizing a class of human beings, the first Republican president, Abraham Lincoln, declared that the government does not have the right to deny any human being's inalienable rights. Today, "moderate" Republicans are disagreeing with Lincoln, this time with a new class of people: the unborn.   Abortion is, like slavery, the government defining some members of the human race as not being persons whose rights are protected by the Constitution.  Forget about religion -- we know that the unborn are members of the human race from the moment of conception from a purely scientific perspective.  It's the DNA.  Everyone reading this was once a fetus, just as he or she was once a newborn, a toddler, a child, and a teenager. A person by any other name would be as valuable.   Just as a black man is a human being endowed by God with inalienable rights whether he's called "black," "African-American," "negro," or even the N-word,...(Read Full Article)