Two women recently launched a “#shoutyourabortion” Twitter campaign. The abortions, at a decided disadvantage in the debate, could offer no rebuttal.
“I’ve had 2 abortions,” tweets Clementine Ford. “I don’t have to justify or explain them to anybody. My life is more valuable than a potential life. #shoutyourabortion.”
“#Shoutyourabortion In 1988 a late-term abortion got a teenage me back on track for college, career, & motherhood,” the unfortunately named Ruby Sinreich writes on her Twitter account. Her Facebook page features a picture of mother and child (the one who lived).
First they came for your tax dollars. Now they demand your approval.
Even Planned Parenthood possessed the decency to restrict speaking of harvesting baby parts to hushed tones on candid camera. Their most loyal patrons, at least a few of them, recast their offenses as deserving praise rather than penance.