abortion & kids

Eric Beck rayrena at accesshub.net
Mon Nov 1 15:59:46 PST 1999

Doug wrote, with the quote marks presumably meaning dubiousness:

>[This one's for all you "progressive" critics of abortion out there....]

and then Doug also wrote, presumably in defense of constant questioning:

>It's especially odd to see these claims to certainty
>made in the name of the fellow who wrote that fine letter about the
>ruthless criticism of all that exists.

But abortion exists, doesn't it Doug? It seems to me, then, that someone who, for whatever reason, criticizes abortion is not necessarily quote progressive unquote. Could be that they are just trying to live up to Marx's maxim.

Literally yours,


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