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Abortion, Philosophy, and Godlessness: The Argument from Deprived Future Part 2

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Abortion, Philosophy, and Godlessness: The Argument from Deprived Future Part 2

By: Brandon Christen (Part 2 of 5) One of the strongest arguments against abortion which I have come across has been the argument from a denied future. This argument is presented by anti-abortionists from within the secular community as a completely secular argument that, allegedly, philosophically showcases why we cannot allow abortion (except for certain circumstances, which we shall come to in due time). This argument is perhaps best articulated by a philosopher named Don Marquis from his article “Why Abortion is Immoral” in The Journal of Philosophy in 1989. I first read it in the...

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Jared Cowan

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Jared Cowan

Name: Jared Cowan Born: May 1987 Location: Tennessee Organization Affiliation: None Officially, American Atheists Unofficially Label: Atheist, Secularist, Secular Buddhist, Atheist With Buddhist Influences, Apatheist Former Religious Affiliation: Presbyterian Christian, Deist My Story Being an atheist is still tough for me–to be out about in public with friends and family, as opposed to on the internet with its anonymity. I’m already socially awkward as it is. I was diagnosed with Asperger’s syndrome only a year or so after my pressured conversion to Christianity, due mostly to...

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Ann Norman

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Ann Norman

Name: Ann Norman Born: 1962 Location: Pittsburgh, PA, USA Organization affiliation: none Label: Atheist (but still getting used to it) Former religious affiliation: Christian My Story In my early 20s, I un-became a Christian. I did not “lose my faith” or “reject God”: I un-became a Christian—-a positive act. I had been a serious Christian. Our family went to church twice every Sunday, which we called the Sabbath, and my social life revolved church camps and youth group. I was missing out on some things—-particularly every TV show that aired on Sunday—-but I thrived on the...

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Gary Murphy

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Gary Murphy

Name: Gary Murphy Location: Brisbane, Australia Label: Agnostic Atheist   My Story I was brought up in a secular family so I feel lucky in a way that I was able to form my own ideas and come to my own conclusions about religion and life. Although, there were times when I was ridiculed for my lack of belief (particularly when I got older and more outspoken), I never had to betrayed myself in order to appease another persons ignorance.  Thinking for yourself and making your own choices is an important part of living life and growing as a human being.  We should form our values on what we...

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JT Eberhard – Secular Student Alliance

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JT Eberhard – Secular Student Alliance

Name:  JT Eberhard Born: 1981 Blog: ATHEISM RESOURCE.COM and his personal blog http://wwjtd.net/ Location: Columbus, OH Former Religion: Baptist Organization Affiliation:  Secular Student Alliance (National Speaker) Label:  Atheist READ JT’s STORY HERE “As a writer, JT Eberhard is smart, funny, honest, and totally fearless. As an organizer, he is passionate, dedicated, inspired, and as determined as a bulldog. And, as a speaker, he tears the roof off the sucker. We are insanely lucky to have him on our side.” – Greta Christina JT Eberhard is a campus...

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