Develle Dish blogs on the Pence Amendment

Check out Irene from Develle Dish on the Pence Amendment

Planned Parenthood is being rhetorically reduced to a mere abortion provider, so that the fairly uncontroversial act of funding their general health care services can be used as a political tool—a means of reviving an annual ideological debate over abortion at a time when our attention and legislative resources might be better directed towards cost-cutting measures that would not disadvantage so many.  And while it has been encouraging to see so many mobilize in support of PP, it raises a question:  what could be accomplished if we could afford to direct that energy elsewhere?  Why must so much time … [Read More]

Published by Elena Botella

Elena Botella is a Duke Undergraduate in the Class of 2013, majoring in Economics and Math.

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