The childbirth debate has always played to a wider set of concerns than simply the safety of mother and child.
Three cheers for a test-tube pioneer who improved our lives, but jeers for the druggy professor who would rule our lives.
Whoever it was that perpetrated the nihilistic acts of destruction at the Boston marathon, one thing seems clear: he or they are highly unlikely to identify themselves or any purported cause and objectives.
That is the hallmark of contemporary terrorism that makes it quite distinct from the actions of groups such as the IRA and the PLO in the past. For instance, to this day nobody has come forward to claim responsibility for the Mumbai attacks of 2008 or to explain what their ‘agenda’ was.
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