…With ultrasound and all the other knowledge we have, “it is untenable to pretend what is in the womb is not human,” said Conservative MP James Lunney. He spoke of a recent article in the New England Journal of Medicine about pre-natal surgery for 22- and 23-week-old babies in the womb that greatly reduced problems due to spina bifida. “If it wasn’t a human in the womb that was operated on, what was it?” he asked. “Falsehood is the worst foundation for public policy.” …(Source)
There’s only so long that even politicians can deceive themselves.