--- In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, "shempmcgurk" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > > --- In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, MDixon6569@ wrote: > > > > > > In a message dated 8/11/06 9:42:04 P.M. Central Daylight Time, > > sparaig@ writes: > > > > > > It's a mothers right to choose. Women have the right to > decide if > > > > > they want to carry a child regardless of it's sex. > > > > > > > > Perhaps, but the social issue is overwhelming the individual > rights > > > > in this case. The individual's right to choose is leading to > > > > exceedingly lopsided male-female ratios that may > > > > well destroy Chinese and Indian society if left unregulated. > > > > > > I don't know how the heck you'd regulate it. Ban > > > the aborting of female fetuses but not male? How > > > long would it be before you had an imbalance the > > > other way? > > > > > > > Ban anything that can be used to determine the sex of the fetus. > Ultrasound > > while the > > mom isn't allowed to look, would be OK, as long as the doctor > doesn't reveal > > the sex. > > > > Why not just ban abortion all together? > > Judy thinks that a law banning the use of ultrasound to determine > the sex of a child is actually workable. > > Gee. One of the reasons given by pro-choicers has always been that > legalizing abortions makes it safe because women are going to go > underground and go to abortionists anyways when it's not legal. > > Judy will have us believe that a society that will have inevitably > have illegal abortionists if abortion is denied by law will somehow > strictly enforce the banning of ultrasound machines -- a procedure > that is entirely harmless -- in order to determine the sex of a > baby.
It's called "the lesser of two evils," Shemp, in a society that values children of one sex over the other. To subscribe, send a message to: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Or go to: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/FairfieldLife/ and click 'Join This Group!' Yahoo! Groups Links <*> To visit your group on the web, go to: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/FairfieldLife/ <*> To unsubscribe from this group, send an email to: [EMAIL PROTECTED] <*> Your use of Yahoo! Groups is subject to: http://docs.yahoo.com/info/terms/