Conservative Justices Show Contempt for Women’s Rights in Dobbs v. Jackson Hearings

Justice Sotomayor pointedly asked: “Will this institution survive the stench that this creates in the public perception that the Constitution and its reading are just political acts?”

12/5/2021 6:36:00 PM

Justice Sotomayor pointedly asked: “Will this institution survive the stench that this creates in the public perception that the Constitution and its reading are just political acts?”

This week, all eyes were on the Supreme Court as it heard arguments in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization (JWHO)—a case that could fundamentally change the state of abortion access across the U.S.

Roe. The Court’s more liberal justices noted that the only thing that had changed sinceRoeandCaseywere decided is the composition of the Court. Justice Sotomayor pointedly asked “Will this institution survive the stench that this creates in the public perception that the Constitution and its reading are just political acts?”

But it was the majority’s apparent contempt for women’s fundamental rights and disregard for the impact that abortion bans would have on women’s lives that I found most shocking. What’s more, the Court has still not issued its decision on theunconstitutional Texas abortion ban

, which for more than three months, has cut off virtually all access to abortion in that state.I was heartened by both Prelogar’s and Rikleman’s forceful explanations about how essential abortion is to women’s equality. If women are “not able to make this decision, if states can take control of women’s bodies and force them to endure months of pregnancy and childbirth, then they will never have equal status under the Constitution,” argued Rikelman. headtopics.com

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Inside the Arguments in Dobbs v Jackson Women’s Health

Fact-checking the Arguments That Could Overturn Roe v. WadeA limited list of the more egregious fallacies raised in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization

During Arguments Over the Fate of Roe, Kavanaugh and Barrett Finally Showed Their CardsKavanaugh implied that overturning Roe v. Wade would be celebrated as a victory for democracy. Narrator: “it would not” I guess it doesn't matter that Kavanaugh did and said nothing of the sort? And it doesn't matter that the only person in this article referring to a 'victory for democracy' is the author of the piece? His funeral will be celebrated tbh.

Hayley Kiyoko Advocated for Reproductive Rights During Acoustic Concert“Use your votes to help protect women’s rights.” - HayleyKiyoko 👏👏👏 TeenVogueSummit

'Unattractive' Women Are Sharing The Ways They're Treated Differently, And It Proves That Pretty Privilege Is Real'I'm not even seen as a woman in my own right.' ☝️☝️☝️ 💯💯At your convenience please take a few minutes of your time & give this story some attention That's quite normal actually. My question is, is the unattractive women treating handsome, and not handsome men the same? I’ve experienced all of these. Went to a new dr for a sinus infection and she didn’t want to take me on as a patient unless I joined her personal shake and workout program. $50 a week plus weekly weigh ins. I was 225lbs at the time. I left in tears.

Madison Cawthorn Thinks Your Pregnancy Is A Polaroid Or A Sunset Or SomethingThe far-right congressman, who somehow has a say in reproductive rights for all Americans, also thinks women are 'earthen vessels.' He must have watched handmaid’s tale and thought it was a great idea. Geesh I'd hate to be married to any of these old timer thinking men. It's 2021, not the 1700s. Margaret Atwood on What ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ Means in the Age of Trump, EarthernVesselsGOP, GOP romyreiner MichelleObama ,realmonaghan maddow HillaryClinton VP, AOC,' Earthern Vessels GOP',