Bioethics Minute Human Personalism and the Defense of Life

20May/110

Socrates Confronts an Abortionist

We discuss philosopher Peter Kreeft's book, The Unaborted Socrates.

19May/110

The Violinist and Babies – 2

We conclude our discussion of  the famous moral analogy first presented by philosopher Judith Jarvis Thomson, called: "The Unconscious Violinist."

18May/110

The Violinist and Babies – 1

We discuss the famous moral analogy first presented by philosopher Judith Jarvis Thomson, called: "The Unconscious Violinist."

17May/110

People Are Not Cars – 2

We conclude our discussion of  defining persons by their component parts. Are people like cars, or are they different?

16May/110

People Are Not Cars – 1

Let's consider defining persons by their component parts. Are people like cars, or are they different?

13May/110

Persons and Functions

What happens if we try to determine the value of persons by their functional abilities? Does this make sense?

12May/110

Are You a Member of the Club?

Everyone reading this is a member of the "Personhood Club?" Is this an exclusive club, or can any human being join?

11May/110

On Being Human

We take a close look at the central question of bioethics, namely: "What does it mean to be human?"

6May/110

Abortion and Planned Parenthood – 2

We continue our discussion of a recent article in the National Review about de-funding Planned Parenthood, the nation's top abortion-services provider.

5May/110

Abortion and Planned Parenthood – 1

We discuss a recent article in the National Review about de-funding Planned Parenthood, the nation's top abortion-services provider.