Category Archives: Tyler Nixon

Comment Rescue ON ABORTION

I commented early on Dave Anderson’s thread on social conservatism vis a vis Fiscal Conservatism and I thought that the question was one of political strategy. I like those kind of questions because political strategy and organization is where one wins elections on the margins. There is no secret to winning elections in Wilmington. Be a Democrat on the ballot and you win. There is a spirited debate going on about abortion on Dave’s thread and I don’t want to distract from that. But I do want to put in my 2 cents and since I have the ability to initiate my own post I have decided to do so. I came to a pro life position thanks to a woman (a Democrat) with whom I had an adult relationship. Prior to that I had been Pro Choice. She was non political or apolitical but her words as a mother changed my view. Her words were not political, nor were they theoretical, but they were moving Read more