The recent political season was a reminder of how much difficulty some pro-lifers have explaining and defending their view. Red herrings abound. They need to be ignored to focus again and again on the core issue – the only issue. What is the unborn? Nothing else can be answered, no supposed justification for abortion can be decided, until that question is answered. Unfortunately, most of the discussions about abortion in the media jump to other issues and never consider this fundamental issue.
Here's the fundamental and simple logic. It simply goes like this.
It’s wrong to take the life of an innocent human being without proper justification.
Abortion takes the life of an innocent human being without proper justification.
Therefore, abortion is wrong.