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Pro-life blog buzz 8-26-14

by Susie Allen, host of the blog, Pro-Life in TN, and Kelli At First Things, J.D. Flynn pens a beautiful response to noted atheist Richard Dawkins’ controversial Tweet about the “immorality” of allowing children with Down syndrome to be born. Show More Summary

Hey Richard Dawkins: My Child Has Down Syndrome, You Think He’d Be Better Off Dead?

After I read an article about athiest Richard Dawkins tweeting out that it is “immoral” to not abort babies with Down Syndrome because they are “diagnosed before they have human feelings,” I posted some comments on Facebook, then I took my son for a car ride. The quote by Richard Dawkins was more personal than […]

The Paperback Version of “An Appetite for Wonder,” Richard Dawkins’ Autobiography, is Available Today

For anyone who still buys physical books, the paperback version of Richard Dawkins' autobiography An Appetite for Wonder: The Making of a Scientist is available today:

Pregnant Couples Defend Aborting Babies With Down Syndrome: “Loving Kids Like That is a Waste”

Washington, DC (LiveActionNews) — By now, most pro-lifers have heard the cruel and elitist comments made by Richard Dawkins about aborting Down syndrome babies. Dawkins claims that the “ethical” choice is to abort all babies with Down syndrome, even though these children often lead happy lives and enrich their families and society. An NBC article […]

Richard Dawkins Defends Telling Twitter User to Abort Her Down Syndrome Child

Down syndrome is a condition in which a baby is born with an extra chromosome. Those diagnosed with the syndrome experience mental disability...

Richard Dawkins Apologizes for Saying Couples Should Abort Down Syndrome Babies, Try Again

Atheist intellectual and author Richard Dawkins has issued an apology following the controversy over his recent remarks claiming that Down syndrome children should be aborted.

Sarah Palin Blasts Richard Dawkins on Aborting Kids With Down Syndrome: “My Son is Absolute Beauty”

Former Alaska governor and vice-presidential candidate Sarah Palin took Richard Dawkins to task after he created an international controversy with his comments saying parents of unborn children diagnosed with Down syndrome should abort them. Show More Summary

Scientist Dawkins in Twitter storm over Down's Syndrome

Scientist Richard Dawkins apologised on Thursday for causing a "feeding frenzy" on Twitter after he said it would be immoral not to abort a foetus with Down's Syndrome. Dawkins, who has been at the centre of a series of controversies...Show More Summary

The doctrine of causal closure

Let us take a pair of electrons, Eric and Ed. Eric the electron is an electron in the body of Richard Dawkins. Ed is an electron inside the body of the Archbishop of Canterbury. Knowing this, we might know that Ed is far more likely to be inside of an Anglican Church this Sunday morning than is Eric. Show More Summary

Richard Dawkins: It's 'Immoral' to Keep a Down Syndrome Fetus

What to do when you're pregnant with a fetus that has Down's syndrome? Simple, tweeted Richard Dawkins: "Abort it and try again. It would be immoral to bring it into the world if you have the choice." The renowned evolutionary theorist and atheist later apologized for sparking a Twitter war...

Parent of Child With Down Syndrome Blasts Richard Dawkins: “You are Wrong”

Richard Dawkins, atheist author, provocateur, scientist, you must by now be well aware of the furore over your comments yesterday. Comments that it was ‘immoral’ to bring a baby with Down’s syndrome into the world if you have a choice. ‘Abort it and try again‘, was your advice because it is the ‘civilised’ thing to […]

Every Bone in His Body is Malformed But His Mom Has “No Regrets” on Rejecting Abortion

At a time when the world is debating the startling remarks from Richard Dawkins urging parents of babies with Down syndrome to have abortions, one mother of a disabled child says she has absolutely no regrets about rejecting one. Here is a little boy who has a significant medical problem that may prompt other parents […]

‘Ethicist’ Richard Dawkins Says it’s ‘Immoral’ Not to Abort Down Syndrome Babies

So-called ethicist Richard Dawkins, famed as the world’s most active militant atheist, has now decided that all babies that don’t fit his definition of worthy should be aborted and that it is actually “immoral” if they are allowed to be born. Show More Summary

Sarah Palin Responds to Dawkins' 'Immoral' Not to Abort Down's Syndrome Baby

On her Facebook page, Sarah Palin, the mother of a child with Down’s syndrome, responded to atheist author Richard Dawkins, who started a Twitter firestorm Wednesday by claiming an unborn baby with Down’s syndrome should be aborted, and that it would be “immoral to bring it into the world.” Palin replied to Dawkins: Mr. Show More Summary

Richard Dawkins’ Down Syndrome Abortion Tweets: “Immoral” “Try Again”

Twitter erupted into controversy yesterday over evolutionary biologist and famed atheist author Richard Dawkins’ Down Syndrome abortion tweets. As so frequently happens, Dawkins posted from a rather clinical point of view, and as a result, riled emotions. It all started when another Twitter user tweeted that she didn’t know what she’d do if she was

Richard Dawkins Says He Would Abort A Down Syndrome Fetus, Twitter Goes Bananas

Oh, Richard Dawkins. For such a smart man, how do you still not completely understand what Twitter is and isn't used for? Last month you were quipping adorably about "mild" pedophilia and the much worse "violent pedophilia", and nowShow More Summary

Philosopher Richard Dawkins apologizes for controversial Down syndrome and abortion comments

Philosopher and atheist Richard Dawkins is once again in hot water after saying that it is "immoral" to NOT abort babies with Down syndrome.

Richard Dawkins Doubles Down: “Moral and Sensible Choice” is to Abort Babies With Down Syndrome

Richards Dawkins is doubling down on his controversial comments yesterday suggesting that parents of babies with Down Syndrome should “abort them and try again.” Today, Dawkins says aborting babies with Down syndrome is the “moral and sensible” choice. In a newly-released column responding to the firestorm of criticism Dawkins has faced, he doubles down on […]

Richard Dawkins Says Unborn Babies With Down Syndrome Should Be Aborted; Pro-Life Group Slams 'Sick and Twisted' Comments

Atheist author Richard Dawkins is under heavy criticism on social media after stating that unborn babies with Down syndrome need to be aborted and that parents should "try again" to conceive. Pro-life group Live Action has slammed the comments as "sick and twisted."

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