Property Rights

Abortion Is Not Murder

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A voluntaryist case against abortion being murder.
Libertarians and voluntaryists are split on the issue of abortion being murder: some claim that it violates the rights of the unborn human being; others — that a woman has the absolute right of self-ownership over her body. In the analysis of this issue we shall reference the work of Murray N. Rothbard “The Ethics of Liberty” to address the arguments of principled antiabortionists. “Abortion is murder because a fetus is a potential human being”