James Franco has recently interviewed a philosophy professor from Princeton to discuss the ethics of abortion. This professor had a very peculiar view. Although the video of the interview is funny (the faces James Franco makes during the interview is priceless), it becomes more disturbing when we consider the dehumanizing implications behind what she says. Andy, Steve, and Terry are back this week to offer their two cents.
A Princeton Professor’s Circular Argument for Abortion
Links & Articles
Creation Ethics: The Moral Status of Early Fetuses and the Ethics of Abortion by Elizabeth Harman
Elizabeth Harman’s Dystopian Philosophy from National Review
Answering Arguments for Abortion Rights by Francis J. Beckwith
Defending Life: A Moral and Legal Case against Abortion Choice by Francis J. Beckwith
Moral Choices: An Introduction to Ethics by Scott B. Rae