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Abortion debate is leaving no room between extremes

"Democrats are aggressively pushing late-term abortion, allowing children to be ripped from their mother's womb right up until the moment of birth," President Trump said at a Florida rally earlier this month. "The baby is born and you wrap the baby beautifully and you talk to the mother about the possible execution of the baby."

For cable news talking heads and leading Democrats, this is a demagogic lie. The fact-checkers mostly say it's a distortion and exaggeration -- and it is. It's a

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