The government in Britain and the medical establishment are working together to resist any lowering of the present 24 week abortion limit. Despite the fact that premature babies at just 23 weeks gestation born and nurtured in British intensive care units have a pretty good survival rate, they are still refusing to lower the time limit.

Pictured above is a 24 week old human fetus. Babies of this age are able to be legally killed in Britain.

UPDATE: Read Charles Moore’s excellent anti-abortion editorial from the Daily Telegraph