This is a recorded phone call with potential new Party member Eric – who gave his explicit permission for me to record and distribute. One of the subjects I discussed was the views of Sharon Presley, the founder of the ALF, who objected to my characterization of her position as a right to abortion until the umbilical cord is cut when she says it is until natural childbirth. While I think that is a distinction without a difference, I edited that part out and agreed to use her terminology in the future.
Current Libertarian abortion plank:
Recognizing that abortion is a sensitive issue and that people can hold good-faith views on all sides, we believe that government should be kept out of the matter, leaving the question to each person for their conscientious consideration.
My prior article on the topic: http://independentpoliticalreport.com/2015/08/caryn-ann-harlos-abortion-and-the-libertarian-conscience/
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