But Americans bought it, and like a spiritual analgesic, the idea that each woman has the right to choose what to do with her body, numbed our collective conscience to the brutal, painful, and bloody nature of abortion.
The employment of rhetoric by the Right and Left reminds me of the pranks pulled by rival siblings: Big brother Rightly will tell little sister Leftly that the brown things in the cat litter box are Tootsie Rolls. BUT, big brother Leftly will tell little sister Rightly that Dad’s razor is a tongue cleaner. One is unpleasant and a little messy, the other is bloody and permanently disfiguring. To the Left , Truth=Hatespeak.