Abortion and IVF — more data points


This post is by Unknown from West Coast Stat Views (on Observational Epidemiology and more)


 Last Friday’s post was running long so I decided to put the reproductive rights tweets in a post of their own.
Lots of political analysts argued in the wake of Dobbs that this issue wouldn’t be that big of a deal. One of the many mistakes they made was assuming that support for abortion was a fixed quantity.

Plenty of tweets about the Comstock Act recently.

Hiltzik walks us through the history of Comstock and it’s every bit as embarrassing as you’d expect.

Anti-obscenity crusader Anthony Comstock, lampooned in a 1915 periodical. The caption read: “Your Honor, this woman gave birth to a naked child.”