The Perils of Pro-Life Partisanship

Voters think they’re saying, ‘Life, life, life.’ The world hears ‘Trump, Trump, Trump.’

Earlier this week, I wrote an essay that made lots of folks angry at me, including old friends. (Don’t read my very, very ugly Facebook wall.) The essay was in Time, and the title was provocative. It got people going. “Donald Trump Is Not Pro-Life,” it said. “His Response to COVID-19 Proves It.” 

My argument was simple. There is a difference between bein…

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