Opinion: Gringo view: The rich get richer

Could it be possible that as the rich get richer, they are behind these new anti-abortion laws, which are less about protecting the unborn and more about making certain that their mothers are kept in poverty?

By Peter Rosenwald

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - “The rich get richer, and the poor get babies” is an old saw always underpinned by an unfortunate amount of truth. Just look at the cascade of anti-abortion legislation which followed the Texas law known as Senate Bill 8 (SB 8).

That law makes it unlawful for anyone to provide abortion care in Texas beyond six weeks of pregnancy. The likely US Supreme Court ruling to overturn Roe vs. Wade, the landmark . . .

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