Abortion Before Roe v Wade Risky Business

A very good read. Not to mention a scary one. This is what the anti-abortionists want the US to go back to. THEY TRULY HATE WOMEN.

Envisioning The American Dream

Donald Trump Handmaids Tale

I came late to the game watching Handmaid’s Tale, having only recently begun binging it. A totalitarian society that strips away a woman’s physical autonomy and reproductive rights in the former United States originally seemed too darkly dystopian for my tastes.

But now it feels as if the storylines are no longer confined to HULU- it is streaming free in real life in real time on CNN and ABC, The N.Y. Times and the Daily Beast. A 12-year-old girl raped by her uncle must bear the child to term- “Hallelujah,  Praise God” – or face prison time. Or a doctor who performs an abortion on a rape victim could receive 99 years imprisonment, longer than the actual rapist’s sentence.

How can this be in 2018? Who knew this cautionary tale would be the gospel for Alabama senators, now the latest state to morph into Gideon.

This is more than…

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2 Replies to “Abortion Before Roe v Wade Risky Business”

  1. This doesn’t surprise me. But I was thirteen the year that Roe was made into law; I was also in a strict Roman Catholic family & I do remember the Sunday sermons that I had to endure on the subject … Every. Single. Sunday. My mother, especially, has always been “pro-life”. But I do think this is a big piece of the puzzle. These people can’t stand the thought of a non-white America. Or a place where whites are the minority.

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