The Saint Louis couple who became a national story after defending their home have been charged with a felony by Saint Louis Circuit Attorney Kim Gardner. Missouri Gov. Mike Parson has already declared that he’ll pardon Mark and Patricia McCloskey, saying that they should not be facing charges for self-defense.
The Washington Post published an op-ed piece connecting white supremacists to the pro-life movement, implying that pro-life advocates are racist. This not only borders on libel, it’s a rewrite of 20th century American history. Birth control, including abortion, was promoted by eugenicists to eliminate “human weeds.”