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Life begins at conception

Posted by on Jan. 21, 2013 at 9:02 PM
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http://www.nrlc.org/abortion/wdlb/wdlb.html

The life of a baby begins long before he or she is born. A new individual human being begins at fertilization, when the sperm and ovum meet to form a single cell.  If the baby's life is not interrupted, he or she will someday become an adult man or woman. Worldwide, millions of unborn babies are killed each year. In the United States over 40 million unborn babies have been killed in the 29 years since abortion was legalized and more than 1.3 million are killed each year.


http://www.prolifephysicians.org/lifebegins.htm

"According to this elementary definition of life, life begins at fertilization, when a sperm unites with an oocyte.  From this moment, the being is highly organized, has the ability to acquire materials and energy, has the ability to respond to his or her environment, has the ability to adapt, and has the ability to reproduce (the cells divide, then divide again, etc., and barring pathology and pending reproductive maturity has the potential to reproduce other members of the species).  Non-living things do not do these things.  Even before the mother is aware that she is pregnant, a distinct, unique life has begun his or her existence inside her."

http://fallibleblogma.com/index.php/when-does-science-say-human-life-begins/

"Pro-lifers are often criticized for their position that a new, human life begins at conception. Many incorrectly think that this belief is based on some blind religious dogma, a scripture passage somewhere, or some stubborn need to tell women what to do with their bodies. All the while, this same opposition likes to pretend that they are the scientific, logical ones – obviously not blinded by religion or some judgmental God.

Of course, this is exactly backwards from reality. The entire basis for a new, human life beginning at conception stems from well documented, universally recognized scientific fact. The only ones who deny this are those blinded by their own religious dogma of so-called “choice” who have a stubborn need to deny scientific fact in order to stay faithful to their own ideology."

by on Jan. 21, 2013 at 9:02 PM
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lucsch
by Platinum Member on Jan. 21, 2013 at 9:04 PM

I agree.

BoxxyBabee
by on Jan. 21, 2013 at 9:04 PM



Quoting lucsch:

I agree.


Yay!

My fiance and I just got into a huge debate about abortion, so I had to share this. lol

LoveMyLos
by on Jan. 21, 2013 at 9:05 PM
Oh thank god! I can sleep now.....
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KairisMama
by Ruby Member on Jan. 21, 2013 at 9:06 PM
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Yeah. I'm pro choice and know the zygote is LIVING at conception. Correct me if that first stage is termed wrong. :)
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Anonymous
by Anonymous on Jan. 21, 2013 at 9:06 PM
Poor dead horse. May he now rest in piece.
areles
by Platinum Member on Jan. 21, 2013 at 9:07 PM
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I'm gonna tell you a truth that most pro choicers won't:

we all know life begins at conception. some of us, however, really, really need to believe it doesn't, in order to continue being pro choice. others of us are comfortable enough with our beliefs that we need to tell ourselves no such lies.
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Anonymous
by Anonymous on Jan. 21, 2013 at 9:07 PM
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Yo....first of all I couldn't even read your post because of your picture. Arachnophobia is REALLY common.

SweetChild63
by on Jan. 21, 2013 at 9:09 PM
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Right wing misogynist propaganda. Yawn.

sithmama
by on Jan. 21, 2013 at 9:09 PM

Yep, you're right. 

Anonymous
by Anonymous on Jan. 21, 2013 at 9:09 PM

Thanks for the PSA , Herpina. 

Hows the herp coming along ?

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