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The Shadow

The Scarlet Letter

“When the founders wrote ‘We The People’ in the preamble,
they did not have in mind the majority of America’s citizens.”
– Justice Thurgood Marshall, from a 1987 speech

Spoiler Alert: I am pro-choice but am also a strong supporter of religious liberty. I appreciate the outcome of Roe but always agreed with the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg that a different grounding should have been found for abortion rights, and with Sandra Day O’Conner that Roe is not always well-reasoned and has a time bomb built in — a viability standard which would always




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Richard Levick is Chairman and CEO of @LEVICK, a leading global communications and public affairs firm.

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