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"If one applies basic facts of biology, one (libertarian, democrat, republican, naderite) HAS to admit that a fetus is a human life."

I disagree. But that wasn't even my original point. You can still think a fetus is a human life in one sense and NOT think a libertarian state is charged with defending it.

-JAR


I have yet to hear disagreement with a rational explanation.

Let's look at the reasoning again from a purely scientific factual basis:

What species does a human fetus belong to?

Homo sapiens aka human

Is it a whole organism?

Yes

Is it alive?

Yes

Ergo, it is human life.

If you disagree, at what exact point does a fetus become human life?

A fetus which does not have brain activity is not sentient human life but is still human life due to the above conditions being met.

I agree that it is debatable whether the state should be charged with defending this nascent human life.

wolvy

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