Response to Sharyn Kopf

Sharyn Kopf is the latest pro-lifer to get a little worked up over my abortion editorial from a month ago. On its most basic level, that editorial argued the following: 1. If we don’t know if embryos are persons, then neither ‘side’ ought to be dogmatic about their position. 2. It is the case that […]

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Letter from Sharyn Kopf

To the zygote turned gamete who wrote the abortion article: Perhaps you should have subtitled it, “Aw, why can’t we all just get along?” Since there seems to be an aversion to using scripture to support these dubious shades of gray—choosing, rather, to demote Psalm 139 to the status of “beautiful,” as if it’s merely […]

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Moar Ceedurrrs Dramas

A brief history of Cedars, Cedarville University’s student newspaper, circa 2008-2009: September ’08: We start publishing. A deliberate effort is made to add conservative voices to the Viewpoints section. October ’08: I write an editorial criticizing Gov. Sarah Palin. Paige Patterson, a CU trustee, is not very amused and tells the board as much. I […]

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