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Many Women Are Already Serving Life Because Of Abortion, And Overturning Roe Won’t Change That

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The past week has seen panicked warnings after news broke that Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy will retire, allowing President Trump to nominate a second Supreme Court justice in less than two years. They’ve said the pick should be delayed and even screaming we should worry about jail time for those of us who had abortions while they remain silent about the very real issues women should be concerned with.

Those real possibilities include infection, perforated uterus, cervical damage, the risk of sterility, depression, guilt, remorse, suicidal ideation, sleep disorders, poor relationships, and even death, all from supposedly “safe, rare and legal” abortion. While such people claim they promote abortion in the interests of women, they block legislation that would warn women about the mental and physical complications of the procedure and continue to deny the negative impact of abortion on millions of women.

NARAL Pro-Choice America President Ilyse Hogue recently claimed Trump “is going to put someone on the court who will be the fifth vote to criminalize abortion, punish women and throw them in jail.” This same fear tactic was successful in legalizing Roe v. Wade, which was itself based on lies.

Kirsten Gillibrand, the New York senator who styles herself as a defender of women’s rights, hasn’t wasted any time using Kennedy’s retirement to fuel her agenda: “Get to the polls this November, women. We’re owning our future,” Gillibrand wrote to her followers on........

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