How is it that a leading professor of biology could fundamentally misunderstand the biology of human development?
Obviously, life begins at conception. With the fusion of the sperm and the egg, a new human life begins.
Science goes badly off the track when it succumbs to ideological pressures — as it did with the eugenics movement.
Abortion absolutism is a radical departure from the once well-accepted idea that nascent human beings — at least at some level — deserve respect and protection.
Canada has some of the most permissive euthanasia laws in the world and allows people with disabilities to be killed on request.