When Does Human Life Begin? A reader named Frank asks about a question that was put to Obama and McCain by preacher Rick Warren:
Little problem, Frank. That wasn’t what Rick Warren asked. The thrust of his question — he phrased it slightly differently for each candidate — was, “At what point is a baby entitled to human rights?” But a lot of people think once they’ve answered your question, they’ve answered Warren’s. So here’s my take on the subject, which shows why I’ll never be running for public office:The whole column is worth reading. It won't change anyone's mind, but does lay the groundwork for discussion.
1. Human life begins at conception.
2. Big deal.