conservatives are exceedingly racist
Over on twitter Sen John Cornyn was agitating to to take out Plessy vs Ferguson/Brown to restore segregation.
I'd also like to point to this essay about how Evangelicals were mad about being forced to integrate or lose their tax free status long before abortion.
Abortion was the less repulsive issue they used to build their movement.
But they absolutely started with wanting to defend segregation.
All these rights are about privacy. Right now, no one but your doctor is interested in whether you have an IUD, implant, get a shot or take estrogen or progesterone pils for contraception, because you have PCOS, endometriosis, bad menopause symptoms, or menstrual migraines, or just don't want to menstruate. What is Thomas proposing? That your doctor will have to keep careful records on why you need these medications to make sure that it's not baby-prevention? Or letting the state outlaw contraceptives and too bad for you if you lose an ovary or have debilitating pain that had been well-controlled until someone brought a court case arguing that you should be forced to either be celibate or carry any zygote you conceive to term.
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