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Even before ERI officially began, Tim and I cared a lot about helping pro-life people to think well and take pro-choice arguments seriously. We don’t think every single pro-choice argument is a good argument (there are a lot of really bad arguments on both sides), but we won’t be persuasive unless we can recognize and take the stronger pro-choice arguments seriously. In this piece, I address two bad pro-life responses to some of the stronger pro-choice arguments.
- Josh Brahm: Understanding and Responding to Bodily Rights Arguments (includes my speech)
- Click here for the Alan Guttmacher Institute’s 2005 survey of more than 1,200 abortion patients
- Timothy Brahm: Autumn in the Sovereign Zone: Why “It’s My Body, I Can Do What I Want” Won’t Do
- Click here for Judith Jarvis Thomson’s violinist story or “people-seeds” analogy
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