It was Blog for Choice Day the other day, and though a bit late, Sean over at Cosmic Variance Writes up a good quickie on abortion and religion. Follow the links in his article for more very meaningful writings.
But I still remember my friends who were not like that, and I recognize that for many people abortion really is a clash of absolutes. You can say all you want that it’s the pregnant woman’s body, hands off, etc.; but if it were actually true that a fetus was a person with a soul who was entitled to all of the protections that any post-birth person was entitled to, none of that would matter. The heart of the matter is: people who believe that are wrong.
Just a few more reasons I’m atheist.