Letters, Apr. 19, 1971

Abortions and Ecology

Sir: It is very encouraging to find out that the value placed on life does not end with the ecology program [March 29].

Ecologists have (and rightly so) placed a great value on the ducks' and the alligators' lives. It is beyond me, however, why they have not taken up the banner of the conservation of the human species and its dwindling civil rights. The churches should not have to carry a banner that the Government should be waving.

Richland, Wash.

Sir: Let the "religionists" follow their own consciences, but not...

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