Weekend thread: The day after Roe was destroyed
Access to abortion plummets as trigger laws go into effect. Protests all across the country erupt. Republicans vow to end abortion where it is still legal.
Trigger laws put in place in states in anticipation of the end of Roe v. Wade are going into effect. Eight states banned abortion immediately, and more will be following in coming days. Millions of people are seeing their rights stripped overnight, one day after the extremist authoritarian Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade. And the ramifications of the ruling on other rights are coming into sharper view, as we all grapple with a new world shaped by 6 radical judges — all brought to us by Donald Trump.
And yet, how are we responding? How are Democrats responding? What should the White House be doing? And the so-called friendly corporations?