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What is the S.L.E.D. Test?  By, Andrew Robertson 

I would like to pass along this information to anyone who is interested in discussing abortion, as it offers many insights to build upon when this very important issue is tackled. 

“The SLED Test is a simple argument against abortion.

The pro-life view is that the unborn are human beings just like you and me. That’s why it’s wrong to kill them. Although many abortion-choice advocates agree the unborn are human, they deny they are valuable human beings. They think this distinction justifies killing the unborn...”

"Abortion-choice advocates typically cite one or more characteristics they believe make a human being a person. Each of these characteristics fall under one of four categories. You can remember these categories with the acronym SLED: Size, Level of development, Environment, and Degree of dependency."  

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