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Francis J. Beckwith

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Taking Rites Seriously: Neither Theocracy nor Liberal Hegemony

PhilosophyProperty Rights

03/29/2021Mises Media
Francis Beckwith explains the many threats to natural rights that have evolved out of political authorities' refusal to recognize the meaning and importance of religious rites.
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Consent, Sex, and the Prenatal Rapist: A Brief Reply to McDonaghs's Suggested Revision of Roe v. Wade

Legal SystemOther Schools of Thought

07/30/2014The Journal of Libertarian Studies
The abortion debate is often understood to hinge on the question of whether or not the fetus is a full-fledged member of the moral community of persons and/or possesses a property or properties that make it the sort of being that it is prima facie wrong to kill. This is the position taken by...


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