This Is Not a Pro-Life Society — Our Task Is to Make It One

People like the idea of fewer abortions — as any normal person should — but aren’t convicted enough to do anything about it. It seems most voters see the right to life as an ideal that would require a great deal of moral effort to turn into reality, and many of them find themselves exhausted by the debate before it even begins. The challenge for the pro-life movement will be to find a way around this apathy, to inspire voters to take abortion seriously. Many of us always knew this would be an uphill battle — indeed, has there ever been a pro-life victory accomplished without a massive amount of effort? But Tuesday’s results prove we should expect little change while hoping and praying for much more. Read more...


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