Posts tagged "right to life"

Should killing a fetus be a crime?

The New Hampshire House has passed a bill, 243-42, that would allow judges to hand out stiffer sentences when a fetus is killed when the mother dies as a result of a homicide. Not what you thought from the headline, is it? You might have though it was about killing a fetus in an abortion.... Read more »

The Spartans were more honest about infanticide and eugenics

The Spartans surely knew what to do with Down Syndrome children and other newborns that were considered less than desirable. Here’s one description: Shortly after birth, a mother would bathe her child in wine to see whether the child was strong. If the child survived it was brought before the Gerousia by the child’s father.... Read more »
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