Senator Cory Bernardi, has made headlines today by stating that some women use abortion as an ‘abhorrent form of birth control.’
Now for some weird reason, I fail to see what makes a middle-age man an expert on women and their rights to their own womb and body. In Bernardi’s black and white world, apparently women having access to abortions means they’ll just go off and have them all the time. Because, you know, women who fall pregnant and want to consider all their options, are more than happy just to take a little time off and go through what can be a traumatic experience. ‘Oops, I’m pregnant, lucky there’s abortion as a form of birth control,’ is obviously what any woman would think.
Then again, in Bernardi’s alternate universe, homosexuality and beastiality are also linked…
Article by TAHLIA PRITCHARD.