If anything is a “war on science,” it is publishing ideological articles like this in what is supposed to be a science journal.
Obviously, life begins at conception. With the fusion of the sperm and the egg, a new human life begins.
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.
Denial of the humanity of children in the womb from the moment of conception is the most lethal form of science denial.
This argument used by abortion proponents — that an embryo or fetus is a part of the mother’s body until a certain point of gestation — is scientific nonsense.