Essay:Leading cause of death

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The leading cause of death on the planet Earth is abortion. To date in 2007, an estimated 34,937,500 abortions were performed; for comparison, 12,687,245 deaths were attributable to cardiovascular disease.[1] Excluding abortion, cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death.[2]

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The demon Moloch takes another baby. John Milton on Moloch: "besmeared with blood of human sacrifice, and parents' tears." From Paradise Lost

In fact, a person conceived on this planet has only a 75% chance of not being aborted.[3]

Furthermore, the number of abortions per day exceeds the number of marriages. So far in 2007, over 2,000,000 more aboritions were performed than marriages.[4]


  1. World Clock at
  2. CDC National Center for Health Statistics. Note, the CDC, being controled by secular humanists, define deaths to exclude induced abortion.
  3. World Clock at
  4. World Clock at