It looks like the US is about to scrap abortion rights.

How is this a thing that's happening? No right is sacred. The fight for rights is never-ending. An exhausting, depressing move and I'm neither a woman nor American. Sorry to my US friends. Please protest this.
RT @politico
The Supreme Court has voted to strike down Roe v. Wade, according to an initial draft majority opinion written by Justice Samuel Alito and obtained by POLITIC…

Next up in the crosshairs - gay rights.

Guess this backwards leap 60 years into the past for human rights could be seen a mile off, and yet it's completely taken me by surprise. It's not a potential fear, it's happening now.

RT @mjs_DC
Alito's draft opinion explicitly criticizes Lawrence v. Texas (legalizing sodomy) and Obergefell v. Hodges (legalizing same-sex marriage). He says that, like abortion, these decisions protect phony righ…

@Toadsanime they've already been laying the ground work for the push against gay rights. I've been called a pedophile by a random person. The reactionaries are firing up their electorate with talking points like "okay groomer" (meaning they believe every queer person is grooming children for pedophilia) and more.

@Toadsanime this minority party is dragging us back in time. It's disgusting.

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