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Would the abortion debate be different?

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If humans were to change from k-strategists to R-strategists?

As long as between two or four offspring reach adulthood for each breeding pair of R-strategists, no matter how many thousands of their offspring die, the species can continue to survive.
 
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I don't think the question of abortion has anything to do with the survival of the species. The human race is not in danger of extinction, and if it is, having a whole lot more hungry mouths to feed won't prevent it.
 

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In America, the abortion debate changes when we start to run low on WASP babies, like when the Catholics first came to the US and then started breeding like rabbits.
 

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If humans were to change from k-strategists to R-strategists?

As long as between two or four offspring reach adulthood for each breeding pair of R-strategists, no matter how many thousands of their offspring die, the species can continue to survive.
Since the thing that poses the greatest threat to humanity is humans themselves I fail to see how having large, fluctuating populations as opposed to stable population growth would be the better route to take but abortion is not a population control mechanism in the US at least in its intent.
 
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