Baby Talk

Klinghoffer, David
June 1995
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Jun/Jul1995, Issue 54, p11
Comments on some issues concerning the practice of abortion in the U.S. in 1995. Connection between abortion and murder; Opposition of the Catholic Church to abortion; Legal aspect of abortion.


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