The Spectator

Response to Last Week’s “45 years since Roe v. Wade: Conversations on Abortion must stay in the Hands of Women.”

Guest Writer, Author

February 1, 2018

I would like to humbly reply to the editorial from last week by the Women of the Spectator Editorial Board, and I want to begin by saying I’m so grateful that they are seeking to inspire more conversation. As a leader of the Students for Life club on campus, I am always striving (and usually failing) to engage students in this complex, painful, but...

45 years Since Roe v. Wade: Conversations on Abortion Must Stay in the Hands of Women

The Spectator Editorial Board

January 24, 2018

45 years ago, on January 22, 1973, the United States Supreme Court ruled 7-2 that the right to privacy under the Due Process Clause of the 14th Amendment extended to a woman’s choice to have an abortion. Roe v. Wade, as most people know it, catalyzed a paradigm shift in America life. Legally it prohibited the federal government from banning a...

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