Thursday, June 25, 2009

Rebecca Walberg on Nixon's racist views of abortion


Most of the western world is horrified at the idea that a fetus be a candidate for termination based on its race. How is it really that different to declare it disposable because of a medical condition, or its sex, or the finances of its parents? I hope that in a generation, we recoil at that idea as much as we do now at the idea of terminating a mixed race baby simply because it’s mixed race.

I wonder about how Barack Obama feels about Nixon's views. Hmmmm....