“By overturning the historic Roe v Wade ruling of 1973, they gave the fanatics a victory and wrested a fundamental freedom from tens of millions of American women.”
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The results of the Wakefield and Tiverton by-elections were not just a verdict on Boris Johnson’s incapacity.
Voters turned to Labor and the Lib Dems because they can smell the stench of decay that surrounds this seedy government.
You can see that the nation has gone backwards since the Tories came to power.
This party has maintained the largest hospital waiting list in history and ripped the hearts out of GPs and dentists.
Our schools are crumbling, the transport system creaks and social care is neglected.
At the same time, the mismanagement of the economy has caused the largest drop in living standards since the 1950s.
Mr Johnson deserves to be removed from Downing Street for disgracing the country’s highest elected office.
But the country not only needs a change in leadership, it also needs a change in government.
That was the clear message from voters in Devon and Yorkshire.
The US Supreme Court has snuffed out the flame of progress by stripping women of automatic abortion rights.
By reversing the historic Roe v Wade ruling of 1973, they gave the fanatics a victory and wrested a fundamental freedom from tens of millions of American women.
What should have been a personal decision will now be in the hands of Republican ideologues and Trump-supporting cranks in dozens of states.
Women’s lives have been endangered as a result, forcing a supposedly civilized country to return to the horrific practice of illegal and dangerous backyard abortions.
This is a terrible day for women in America, and a dark day for a nation that once stood as a beacon of liberty and liberty.
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David Flucker, who is 100 years old, drives two hours each way to work in a charity shop.
You can’t put a price on such rocking dedication and enduring kindness.
https://www.mirror.co.uk/news/politics/us-stamped-out-progress-taking-27324109 “The US stamped out progress by depriving women of automatic abortion rights” – Voice of the Mirror