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anti-abortion movement will reach a moment of truth, when it must put
He was a regular among the protesters at Tiller's (and other) clinics and an intimate of the most violent fringe personalities in the anti-abortion movement and its militia-oriented cousins.
The results, touching upon such disparate topics as mill workers in Georgia, Supreme Court cases in Virginia, cantantes in Texas, civil rights and the rhetoric of the anti-abortion movement most assuredly make significant contributions to their sub-disciplines as well.
What followed was the establishment of the "reproductive rights movement," a movement and history many feminists and women's studies librarians do not differentiate from the anti-abortion movement that evolved out of the mainstream women's movement.
As Prevention magazine points out in an excellent article on the subject, the anti-birth-control wing of the anti-abortion movement has been emerging from obscurity over the last decade.
In the past I have always dismissed the anti-abortion movement and viewed them as extremists.
"We are well aware that the political wing of the anti-abortion movement has long held ambition to screen a party political broadcast on national television.
"When the issue was framed that way, many voters with conservative sympathies turned against the anti-abortion movement" (p.
Bader's timely hook traces the path of the anti-abortion movement in North America, examining the roles played by the Catholic Church, Protestant fundamentalists and the Republican and Democratic Patties and discussing their interrelationships.
Trouble is that here the Christian Right have as much support as tree worshipping in the Sahara, the anti-abortion movement is a fringe group, and "liberal" is hardly a word of abuse.
The formal reversal of Roe, in other words, might well have strengthened the reproductive rights movement in much the same way that Roe itself galvanized the anti-abortion movement. If so, this suggests a possible repeat phenomenon, a cyclic back-and-forth campaign between the respective forces.
A contemporary Hindu spiritual master, Srila Hridayananda dasa Goswami, comments on this shortcoming of the anti-abortion movement: