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Arguing Abortion
Arguing Abortion
Are the Planned Parenthood Videos Working?

The Planned Parenthood videos are forcing the public to think hard about a Democratic-supported practice that makes many Americans uneasy.

Arguing Abortion
‘Baby Parts’ and the Abortion Stalemate

In the the stalemated abortion debate, the best way to nudge public opinion in one direction or another is to highlight the extremism of the other side. A recent video of a Planned Parenthood director could do just that.

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Protect Unborn Babies From All Harms But Abortion

The increasing focus on the health of unborn children creates intellectual problems for pro-choicers.

Arguing Abortion
Anti-Smoking Pro-Choicers Have a Problem

Concerns about how smoking or drinking affects children raise major problems for the pro-choice movement. As technology improves, expect to see more contradictions on display.

Arguing Abortion
Abortion A-Okay, But Don't You Dare Drink While Pregnant

Welcome to legal bizzaro land, where abortion is legal but drinking alcohol while pregnant is a crime. The Telegraph reports that a council in North West England is trying to secure compensation for a child born with “foetal alcohol spectrum disorder” because her mother drank often during the pregnancy.

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Trouble in Brussels

After threatening Putin with new sanctions over Syria, European leaders discover they lack the political will to deliver.

The United States is now going to have to figure out how to help Venezuela avoid completely melting down, with the Venezuelan strongman still at the helm.

Fear the Airpocalypse

Companies are defying orders to cut back on air pollution.

Asia's Game of Thrones

Philippine officials sought to clarify Duterte’s comments on separating from the U.S., but the situation is still murky.

Reefer Madness

Is it Gary Johnson’s world? Not necessarily.


Rosneft CEO Igor Sechin thinks Moscow can add 4 million barrels per day in the coming years.

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