Well this is just lovely. It’s always telling to me when pro-lifers and pro-aborts are on the same page, whether it’s as in this case, incrementalists opposing a purist bill, or when purists (or incrementalists – it gets so confusing) oppose incrementalist bills like the SD abortion ban.
At any rate, read the headlines and weep. We’re our own worst enemy, so upsetting…
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I’ll let RH Reality Check revel in naming the culprits…

Four conservative organizations blasted the latest effort to promote zygote civil rights through a 2010 NV state ballot measure setting up yet another schism between the local and national anti-choice movements.
In a statement that could only charitably be summed up as “We’ve got things under control here. Butt out.” Nevada Life, the Nevada Eagle Forum and Nevada Families issued a statement that the personhood petition language is “so vague and general that it may not even apply to abortion at all.”
The trio was joined by the Nevada Independent American Party….

Look, it’s clear we’re all never going to agree on strategy. But if we could just agree to leave each other alone, we’d stop hurting the overall effort as well as wasting precious time and energy that could be expended against the real enemy. Everyone thinks they’re so smart. Humbleness is in such sad supply.

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