A leaked Supreme Court draft decision indicating the court’s apparent readiness to throw out the landmark 1973 Roe v. Wade decision legalizing abortion nationwide has generated a storm of controversy and protest across the country.
While the court confirmed that the text, published late Monday by Politico, was authentic, court spokespeople said it did not represent the final decision of the justices, expected by the end of June. Despite that, politicians scrambled to come up with explanations for the apparent direction of the court, activists mobilized their respective factions of followers and, well, it must be said that women everywhere are thinking long and hard about life in a country without legalized abortion.
This site has been criticized in the past for looking beyond the confines of its 24/680 boundaries and examining national issues we think are of interest to all citizens – but with women making up a recognized portion of our population and a healthy majority of our readership we believe it incumbent upon us to open the discussion up to you…
Let’s see where you take it.