This person is the perfect example of modern American conservatism. She’s a liar. Nothing she said is based in fact. Does she believe her own lies? Maybe. Maybe she is that delusional. It’s all still a lie. And this is where we are now. The right will say absolutely any bullshit to further their fascist worldview. All… Read more
Which is ridiculous because evangelicals dont even have a Biblical basis for why they are involved in this fight so why they would go so far as to bribe this women just shows how far that movement has gotten from what its priorities should be. You know since helping the poor, hungry, , sick, and those such as widows… Read more
The kicker is....she never actually got an abortion. (Her lack of ability to attain one was one of the pieces of evidence used in the case....because she couldn’t access abortion, she had the kid and gave her up for adoption.) The evangelicals bribed her to say that she felt regret over being on the “wrong” side,… Read more
Me too, but unfortunately the evangelical right used her as a prop to “show” people how abortion is harmful and the only emotion after is regret. I’m sure she influenced those on the fence about it during that time, and that in turn probably helped drum up a lot of support on the ground to chip away at Roe v. Wade on… Read more
I’m opining that she probably had some pretty intense mental health issues and was quite malleable - I think she had three pregnancies before she was 20?
Norma had an extremely messed up life way back to her childhood. This does not surprise me. Just another case of evangelicals being just as shitty as I imagine them to be.
It’s like when George W, apparently unironically, said he had CCR’s Fortunate Son at the top of his playlist.
Yep. We wish for one person’s death, while you’re fine with thousands of people dying to save economy. We’re the true monsters here.