Oh, blessed be thy false dichotomy!
I hate when short-sighted people try to treat this issue on an individual level. On a larger scale it is about the energy usage per capita, population expansion and the carrying capacity of the Earth. As Dawkins sad, birth control is unnatural, but so is consumer society.
For us to be sustainable, we need to control our birthrates, period. Infinite growh cannot be realized in a finite system. But, soldiers of god does not have a problem with people dying of hunger, war, disease, killing eachother for food, and also killing the planet in the process, etc, they are only concerned about unconcious bunches of cells, because god the almighty needs all the little soldiers he can muster to further his cause. Pro-Life, yay!
A big amen for him.
Notice who's carrying the "pro-life" sign? That should tell you something right there. I just love, love, love it when men get themselves all riled up about possibly pregnant women. They have so much experince with pregnancy that, of course, they should get to have their say. Besides, this is the USofA and women are expected to know their place - barefoot and pregnant, especially in our god fearing, child abusing, ignorant era.
Get real, these people aren't pro-life, they are pro-fetus, and don't give one shit about the life when and if it actually gets here.
I'm pro-choice because it should be up to women whether they want children, how many they want, WHEN they want to have a child, etc.I doubt I'll ever have an abortion because I'm a lesbian. If I'm raped and became pregnant as a result, I'd have an abortion ASAP and at that early in gestation, it would just be a simple little pill; in other words a medically-induced miscarriage.
A lot of the people who are against abortion are also against subsidizing birth control, having health insurers cover birth control, against teaching teenagers about contraception, against WIC, etc. BUT they are all about the fetus. Of course after a child is brought into this world, the caring pretty much stops. I call them pro-birth.
Join Think Atheist
Welcome toThink Atheist
Get Started Nowor Sign In
Or sign in with:
Started by JadeBlackOlive in Small Talk. Last reply by TJ 22 hours ago.
Started by Wassabi in Society. Last reply by TJ on Monday.
Started by JadeBlackOlive in Small Talk. Last reply by TJ yesterday.
Started by Israel Dryer in Advice. Last reply by Noel on Monday.
Started by fruyian in Ethics & Morals. Last reply by TJ on Saturday.
Sunday School September 25th 2016
Sunday School September 18th 2016
Sunday School September 11th 2016
Posted by Noon Alif on September 28, 2016 at 10:30am
Posted by Noon Alif on September 26, 2016 at 6:00am
Computer Help Forums
© 2016 Created by umar.
Report an Issue |
Terms of Service
Please check your browser settings or contact your system administrator.