I have always wondered how it is that a society can hold both of these truths to be self-evident: the right to life and the right to an abortion? How can that be? Because the word right has been redefined to apply "only to those who are born."

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JoJo Tabares holds a degree in Speech Communication. Her Christian and humorous approach to communication skills has made her a sought after speaker. She is the author of the Say What You Mean communication curricula, and has had articles published in various homeschool magazines and websites.  Her newest study, Say What You Mean: Defending the Faith, will be released shortly. JoJo and her husband live in Southern California where she homeschools their two children. For more information, please visit www.ArtofEloquence.com

1,2,3 Definitions for "tolerance," "progressive," and "rights" taken from Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary. 2007. http://www.merriam-webster.com (4 Jan. 2007).

This article was originally published in the Mar/Apr '07 issue of Home School Enrichment Magazine. For more information, visit http://HomeSchoolEnrichment.com