How the Trump Supreme Court became King George III, Depriving us of Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Happiness

But we are not actually going back to the eighteenth century, since “originalism” is a scam. We are being delivered into the hands of high-tech, 21st century authoritarians who have invented the personhood of the blastocyte and are using it for the purposes of neo-patriarchy. In that regard, this Evangelical dictatorship has some firm resemblances to the Taliban in Afghanistan, who are not “medieval” either, but very much a movement of contemporary counter-modernity. Ironically, Muslims in general have, and all along had, much more liberal views on abortion than the American Religious Right.

Source: How the Trump Supreme Court became King George III, Depriving us of Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Happiness

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