Alabama’s draconian abortion ban ‘should apply to whites only’

Alabama’s draconian abortion ban ‘should apply to whites only’ May 19, 2019

THAT’S the view of at least one white supremacist who was among many rejoicing over Alabama’s decision pass a shocking law last Tuesday that aims to outlaw all abortions, including those for unwanted pregnancies that are the result of rape and incest.

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According to this Huffpost report by Andy Campbell, the anti-abortion statute signed by the Governor of Alabama, Kay Ivey, above, has delighted white supremacists and neo-Nazis, who see it as a way of preventing “white extinction”.

Campbell wrote:

Many white supremacists subscribe to the bogus conspiracy theory that white people are going extinct due to immigration and falling birthrates among white women.
To them, the strict abortion bill that passed the Alabama Senate on Tuesday ― which aims to challenge a woman’s constitutional right to choose to end a pregnancy ― represents a huge victory in their effort to propagate the ‘white race’.

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Andrew Torba, above, founder of Gab – a social network site for white supremacists and neo-Nazis “that champions free speech, individual liberty and the free flow of information online” – gleefully said just minutes after the bill passed:

Praise God.

One Gab user responded:

Great news for the future children of America I would say.

Another said.

It’s only fair that we make it illegal for whites only.

Campbell pointed out that “the paranoid fear” that white people are being replaced was encapsulated perfectly by Rep. Steve King (R-Iowa) ― one of America’s most prominent white supremacists ― when he tweeted in 2017:

Culture and demographics are our destiny. We can’t restore our civilization with somebody else’s babies.

Campbell said:

King was echoing a view shared by white supremacists all over the world: The conspiracy theory of the ‘Great Replacement’ holds that immigration by people of color into traditionally white-majority countries and falling birthrates among white women are pushing white people, specifically in the West, toward extinction.

White extinction isn’t actually a thing, but it gives white supremacists like King a chance to play victim and claim oppression. To them, abortion and contraception are egregious, each a missed opportunity to turn the tide in their fantastical population war … By contrast, any measure that would drive white women to churn out more babies is considered a win among white supremacists.

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Alabama’s new law is so extreme that even conservative Christian nutters like televangelist Pat Robertson, above, a long-time opponent of abortion and LGBT rights, has voiced his concerns on his “700 Club”.

I think Alabama has gone too far. It’s an extreme law. They want to challenge Roe v. Wade, but my humble view is that this is not the case that we want to bring to the Supreme Court, because I think this will lose.

Robertson cited the law’s lack of exemptions for rape or incest and its punishment up to 99 years in prison for performing an abortion in the state.

The law, sponsored by Republican state Rep. Terri Collins, makes performing an abortion in the state a felony punishable by 10 to 99 years or life in prison. Attempting an abortion would be a felony, with a prison sentence of one to 10 years.

The only exceptions to the ban would be a threat to the life of the mother; a mental illness where a birth might lead to a woman’s death or the death of her child; or in the case of fetal anomalies where a child might be stillborn or die after birth.

Anti-abortionist Donald Trump is none to pleased either. Yesterday he tweeted that he favours making an exception of cases of rape and incest.

As most people know, and for those who would like to know, I am strongly pro-life, with the three exceptions – rape, incest and protecting the life of the mother – the same position taken by Ronald Reagan.

The president said judicial appointments have helped in moving the US to further restrictions on abortion.

We have come very far in the last two years with 105 wonderful new federal judges (many more to come), two great new supreme court justices … and a whole new and positive attitude about the right to life.

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  • Antonio Castillo-García

    Next step: Cross of Honour of the German White Mother

  • epeeist

    Well yes, but that’s all women are good for isn’t it, Kinder, Küche, Kirche…

  • anxionnat

    The exception for women whose lives would be threatened by pregnancy is exactly the same restriction that we in California had, back in the 1960-early 70s. A friend of mine did get an abortion on those grounds. She swore to the panel of three doctors who had to decide whether she’d get an abortion or not that she was going to kill herself before she had the baby. This strategy didn’t always work (it depended on your zip code and which doctor you saw.) I’m sure this happened elsewhere too. It also depended on a lawyer, and how rich you were (always…) My friend lived in San Diego, a very conservative area. Even though her parents were well off, and she got the abortion at a private hospital, she was treated like a slut, and left to go through the abortion *in the delivery room* with no painkillers or support. Then she was tossed out into the hospital parking lot naked except for one of those paper gowns. Thank goodness her parents were there with food and clothing. They’d already made an appointment with their doctor for the next day, and arranged for her to have counseling. All in all, she was traumatized but she had a support system–better, I suspect than low income women, even in California.

  • WallofSleep

    As usual, the knuckle dragging racists aren’t thinking these things through. What if one of their pure white wimmen is impregnated by an icky brown person?

  • otrame

    Well, in the case of my family, it’s the dads that are white and the moms are black or Hispanic. I have a great bunch of grandkids and a great grandson, either way.

  • Katherine A.

    I was thinking that what the white supremacist was saying reminded me of Nazi Germany’s anti-abortion policy for “Aryan” women. One of the worst Throwback Thursdays I have seen in a while.

  • Antonio Castillo-García

    Easy: Shaming, fining, jailing, and the “bas***d” put somewhere in a cage. See, problem solved! / Now I need a “brain-shower”, I feel dirty.

  • Antonio Castillo-García

    I had no idea what you meant with Throwback Thursday and had to look it up, still,
    don’t get it really.

  • Antonio Castillo-García

    Gay men and women risked getting thrown into the camps or jail because, of course, they wouldn’t reproduce. To think, that there are people who wish those times back frightens me to the bones.

  • Katherine A.

    That’s what I meant by “throwback Thursday”. They are nostalgic about bad things in the past that they want to bring back since they are white supremacists. Damn.

  • Antonio Castillo-García

    Damn indeed.

  • lady_black

    At the risk of pointing out the obvious, white women will not necessarily birth white babies.

  • larry parker

    What??? Somebody fetch me some smelling salts.

  • islandbrewer

    And my fainting couch! For I fear a case of the vapors is imminent!

  • larry parker

    Yeah, they should’ve left in a exception for rape. Heavy /s

  • Broga

    Just like dogs. My black Labrador’ pup’s yellow lab mother had a litter of seven and all were black.

  • Broga

    Surely not? Could that happen to these pure white wimmen?

  • Barry Duke

    And, conversely, black women will not necessarily birth black babies. My neighbours are a mixed race couple. The father is white and the mother is Afro-Caribbean. Their delightful son, who is fluent in both English and Spanish, is a four-year-old is white child, with blue eyes and a mane of blond hair.

  • Martin Penwald

    I’m certain these assholes have dedicated threads about what they’ll do to “race traitors”.

  • Katherine A.

    It’s obvious that these white supremacist bastards want to keep “their women” away from men of color. Elliot Rodger complained about white girls not wanting him and going for black/brown guys instead. Incels are very racist. Non-incel white supremacists want to turn America into a white ethno-state. They would jump at the chance to ban interracial relationships and marriages while working toward that white ethno-state.

  • Ann Kah

    Nor will women of any color necessarily produce heterosexual offspring, a thought guaranteed to get their knickers in a twist. Aww, poor widdle babies …I refer, of course, to those in the legislature.

  • guerillasurgeon

    What about the one drop rule? Is that still the norm in Alabama?

  • barriejohn

    The far right are mobilising in Europe as well. This news is everywhere today. We’re goose-stepping backwards to the bad old days.

  • lady_black

    Oh well, too bad for Elliot Rodger. That’s what earned him a Darwin Award. Well-deserved, in my opinion.

  • lady_black

    I knew a mixed race couple. They aren’t a couple anymore, and I don’t know what became of him. My sister keeps in touch with his wife. She was black and he was white. Their kids were the same age as mine. One looked black/mixed, the other one was pretty white. I’m talking red hair, pale skin, burn and peel, Irish white like his dad.
    These white supremacists are not too smart. But I never gave them credit for forethought. They should take a hint from the last guy who dreamed of a Master Race. It didn’t end well for him. Take the hint.

  • Jim Jones

    Ha Ha. She gave the game away.

  • rubaxter

    White Trash and Peckerwoods.

    They need to be micro-chipped like dogs so they set off alarms as they enter other states.

    Funny, we chip dogs to protect them, but chip this scum to protect ourselves.

    BTW, they forgot to add the NECESSARY DETAIL to the law, no white fellatio, cunnilingus, or sodomy. That’ll make it even MORE popular.

  • Dr Sarah

    ‘I am strongly pro-life, with the three exceptions – rape, incest and protecting the life of the mother’

    Didn’t he forget ‘when I’m the one who impregnated the woman’?

  • Judgeforyourself37

    It is patently obvious that racists are stupid. The tragedy is that stupid is forever. Who cares who someone else marries? Does this affect your marriage? NO, not unless one party in your marriage was unfaithful. If someone else’s marriage does not affect you, don’t worry, mind your own business. Oh, I know some bright soul will say that they do not want their daughter or son marrying someone of a different race. News Flash, if your son or daughter is of age, it is none of your business.

  • Tom Derrick

    What would the prolifers say if, along with these laws (which are violations of the Constitution of the USA) there was jail time for the person who impregnated the woman. It seems only fair to me the male should be punished if the female is punished.

  • Cage KY

    Ah do declayhr! The vapuhs are upon me!

  • Cage KY

    As a moderate conservative independent, and thus as middle of the road swerving populace as possible, I find this whole wave of over the top conservative religious bullshit is just that.

  • Connie Beane

    Indeed. To hear some of these anti-abortion types talk, you’d think that any woman who wants an abortion got pregnant all by herself. Shades of the Immaculate Conception, and all that.

  • Connie Beane

    Some former racists have converted upon being presented with a beautiful, bright, loving mixed-race grandchild.

  • vmelkon

    What if Jesus comes back and some woman abort him? So in what form is Jesus coming back and when?

  • Lucifer Son666

    I’d like to make a correction, white extinction isn’t the conspiracy theory you’re looking for it’s white genocide these racists don’t just think whites are going extinct but they believe it’s a coordinated attack by “the left”

  • Mike Curnutt

    They may want to rethink that. Non-whites in Alabama abort at almost twice the rate of whites. 36% white, 60% black, and 4% other.,%22sort%22:%22asc%22%7D

  • persephone

    Look what happened to Romania under Ceausescu. Babies dumped in orphanages, where they received the barest minimum of care, leading to attachment disorders and mental illnesses. The Americans who went there to adopt white babies did not get the little blond angels they expected.