A Good Day to Remember Sherri Finkbein

I was only two when this happened, so I don’t remember this as a current event but I do remember hearing about this in one of my Women’s Studies classes that I took as a freshman at the State University of New York at Buffalo in 1979. I remember being shocked that anyone would vilify this woman for making this decision, especially since it was proved that the child was, indeed, severely deformed. One thing I have learned about the anti-choice movement is their utter lack of compassion for the mother & for the child they claim to be “saving”. Sometimes, not bringing a child into the world is the best decision you can make for that child. But only the mother & her doctor can make this decision.


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Remember the hearings for Trump’s Supreme Court nominees?  Remember when asked, each of them said that Roe is “settled law” and has been for 50 years and each vowed they had “no agenda?”  Remember when the female Senators from Alaska and Maine believed them and voted for their elevation to SCOTUS?  Well according to a draft opinion leaked today and published in Politico, Kavanaugh, Gorsuch and Coney Barret are joining Alito and the hack Thomas, whose wife is a fascist who tried to overturn democracy in America, to overturn Roe.

We knew these good Catholic kids would do it  -all along.  It’s not a surprise.  Just a shock.  The day is here and no longer a secret.  Chief Justice John Roberts is soon to be elevated to the level of Justice Taney – worst in American history.

If Roe is overturned abortion rights will revert to individual states, half of…

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