The Outrage of ROE

Faced with the threat that America is soon to be divided in two — “Men” and “Incubators” — the Women’s Movement came back last night with a vengeance.

In a series of rallies, women expressed rage that they might soon have fewer rights than corpses: You can’t interfere with a corpse without the deceased’s written permission, or permission of guardian, even if it means organ-donation to save a life.

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Barry Gander

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I am a Canadian born in Connecticut - two strikes against me! I love geography, history and science, and I am a top political and economic writer on MEDIUM.

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