Only a minority of the public believes either that abortion is morally
wrong under all circumstances or that it is never a moral issue.
If some morally
overriding reason, such as public safety, obliges an official to lie, then it also requires an explanation or apology for the deception later, after the crisis has passed.
Such a fiction is morally
defective because it endorses an evil perspective and invites others to do likewise.
The latest reading, from a May 1-12 poll, shows that at least 60% of Americans find 10 of the behaviors to be morally
"Hence, a morally
illiterate person may think, speak, and behave in morally
questionable, if not objectionable, ways.
Americans with at least some college education are more than twice as likely to say animal cloning was morally
acceptable than those with a high school education or less -- 42% vs.
If abortion is morally
acceptable, why would you put any limitation on when an abortion could be performed?
ambiguous characters," she says, "can actually make people feel better about their own actions in the real world.
Society, it would seem, can also be morally
The issue I'd like to address here is related and equally clear: Who is morally
responsible for the deaths of innocents in Gaza, such as Gazan children, who are killed by Israeli bombs?
AS a Christian I find it difficult to understand why it has taken Baroness Warsi so long to resign because her government's policies are, in her words, 'morally