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Fetus vs. Baby
The Associated Press Stylebook, a preeminent reference guide for English grammar and journalistic principles and style—used by both educators and journalists—has chosen some eyebrow-raising guidelines for how reporters ought to address the topic of abortion in their reports. These guidelines show us, on a much more subtle level, how fiddling with words is fiddling with minds. Let's look at one specific example in detail: the difference between "unborn baby" and "fetus."
Posted in Education, Faith, Marriage/Family/Culture, next gen, Sanctity of Life, Sexuality Tagged Abortion, academia, Associated Press Stylebook, baby, embyro, fetus, G.K. Chesterton, journalism, pregnancy, Pro-Life, transgender, words Comments Off on Fetus vs. Baby
Abortion Is a Spiritual Battle
I write this shortly after the 49th anniversary of Roe v. Wade (and its companion decision, Doe v. Bolton) of January 22, 1973, that gave us abortion on demand. And here we are 63 million abortions later. That’s nothing to celebrate—but much to mourn.
Posted in Sanctity of Life Tagged 40 Days for Life, Abortion, baby, Bible, brephos, Death, Doe v. Bolton, Golden Rule, Jeremiah, Jesus, Planned Parenthood, Roe v. Wade, Ronald Reagan Comments Off on Abortion Is a Spiritual Battle