Is it Right to Compare Abortion and Slavery?

A recent article in the Kansas City Star criticized Kansas governor Sam Brownback for comparing the current anti-abortionists to abolitionists. The author, Mary Sanchez, believes that abortion and slavery are very different. And she wants conservatives to stop invoking the slavery analogy. Here’s her conclusion: Slavery was a brutal economic system. And the forces that benefited from it fought on well into the 20th century to maintain African-American peonage.   Abortion, whether you Read more […]