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“Fetal Heartbeat” Bills: An Assault on the Personhood of Pregnant Women

Pro-lifers in Ohio are celebrating having a a ‘real’ pro-life representative in the governor’s mansion after Governor Mike DeWine, a Republican, signed a so-called ‘heartbeat bill’ into law on Thursday” (Conservative Alerts)

With every “fetal heartbeat bill” being signed, The Handmaid’s Tale is Becoming less fiction and more prediction.

This past Thursday, Ohio became the latest in a growing list of state legislatures proposing and passing “fetal…




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Susan Bordo

Susan Bordo

Cultural historian, media critic, feminist scholar. Website: bordocrossings.com

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