In the three years since the election of President Trump, the Democratic Party has shifted radically to the left of the political spectrum. In this period of time, the left has supported the abolition of ICE, nationalized healthcare, and even a ban on semi-automatic weapons. The one issue the Democratic Party has remained stringently consistent with is that of abortion; until just recently.
There are many aspects of the abortion debate that have been contested by members of both parties over the four decades since the practice became legal in 1973’s Roe v. Wade court decision. Ancillary arguments aside, the most controversial aspect of the abortion debate is whether or not the bundle of cells developing inside the womb is, …Continue Reading