When you come off as more extreme on abortion than Planned Parenthood, it’s a good bet you’re too extreme for Georgia.
Stacey Abrams, a woman who’s spent four years a professional candidate for governor of the Peach State, decided to weigh in this week on an abortion question by taking a stand against one of the key signals that pregnancy involves the development of a separate human being — even in its earliest, embryonic stages.
And she did it with a conspiracy theory that not even Planned Parenthood propaganda would try to spread.
The law, officially titled the Living Infants Fairness and Equality Act, went into effect in July in the wake of the Supreme Court’s decision that overturned Roe v. Wade, as Atlanta’s WAGA-TV reported. It’s usually known as the “Heartbeat Bill,” because it bans abortion after the point where the unborn child has “a detectable human heartbeat.”
But Abrams declared that the “heartbeat” the law refers to is a hoax — and one deliberately propagated to subjugate American womanhood.
“There is no such thing as a heartbeat at six weeks,” she told her audience at the Ray Charles Performing Arts Center, according to National Review. “It is a manufactured sound designed to convince people that men have the right to take control of a woman’s body.”
Georgia Democrat Stacey Abrams: “There is no such thing as a heartbeat at six weeks. It is a manufactured sound designed to convince people that men have the right to take control of a woman’s body.”
REMINDER: Abrams supports NO LIMITS on abortion. pic.twitter.com/f7XxeqzfF6
— RNC Research (@RNCResearch) September 22, 2022
To be fairer to Abrams than she — or any other leftist — is likely to be to a conservative, there is some debate about whether the activity referred to in the “Heartbeat Bill” is an actual “heartbeat,” since the heart muscles in such a tiny human being are not yet formed.
But not even Abrams’ soulmates at Planned Parenthood — otherwise united in the murderous desire to do…