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Challenge Response: They're Going to Die Anyway

Alan responds to the challenge that, although abortion is wrong, human embryonic stem cell research is justified.

Video | Bio-Ethics | Alan Shlemon | February 22, 2013

Are Early Human Embryos Individuals?

Alan Shlemon responds to the challenge that since human embryos can twin and then even recombine to form one, individual human life can't be determined until after this period.

Video | Bio-Ethics | Alan Shlemon | February 22, 2013

Answering Zach Wahls' Case for Same-sex Marriage

I respond to a recent YouTube video that's gone viral. It's of Zach Wahls making an appeal for same-sex marriage to the Iowa House of Representatives.

Video | Christianity & Culture | Alan Shlemon | February 20, 2013

Challenge Response: Christianity Has Its Own Jihad

Alan answers the challenge that Christianity, like Islam, has its own jihad.

Video | Apologetics | Alan Shlemon | February 20, 2013

Challenge Response: The Blind Men and the Elephant

Alan responds to the challenge of using the parable of the blind men and the elephant as an argument against Christian belief.

Video | Apologetics | Alan Shlemon | February 20, 2013

Challenge Response: The Bible Is Okay with Abortion

Alan responds to the challenge that since the Bible is silent on the topic of abortion, it's okay with abortion.

Video | Bio-Ethics | Alan Shlemon | February 20, 2013

Does Abortion Win Souls to Christ?

Alan responds to the challenge that Christians should think abortion is permissible because it sends the babies to heaven.

Video | Bio-Ethics | Alan Shlemon | February 20, 2013

Challenge: Abortion Is Permissible - Nobody Has the Right to Use My Body

Does a woman's right to her own body trump the right to life of the unborn? This argument often expresses itself as the "violinist" argument. Alan responds to this week's challenge by explaining the problem with the "violinist" argument and its defense for abortion.

Video | Bio-Ethics | Alan Shlemon | February 20, 2013