Maddow demonstrates how frighteningly fast a fringe element can seize power and radically alter what was thought to be a settled matter.
Link to video that Blogger ate.
As of now, eight USian states have enacted laws removing those exemptions. Maddow stresses that before 2010 such a thing was anathema to even the most conservative antichoice politicians.
Now it is the law of the land in eight states. See how that works? You have a law. Some nutbar doesn't like it, wants to tinker with it.
Tinker, tinker. Gestational limits. Method bans. Mandatory ultrasounds. Personhood initiatives. And today, bogus fetal-pain based gestational limits upheld.
Tinker, tinker, tinker.
And now, the crack-down on rape and incest victims.
In Canada we don't have a law on abortion. Here abortion is a private, elective procedure regulated by medical bodies.
No law, no tinkering.
Woodworth's Wankers and supporters want a law they can tinker with. Any law.
We won't let them take the first step. Motion 312 will be crushed.
ADDED: The video disappeared. Blogger is being wonky today.