‘government should not intrude on private family matters.’

by Kathryn Jean Lopez

So much can be said about President Obama’s Roe v. Wade anniversary statement this weekend. But that was a pretty audacious line, considering his signature piece of legislation. 

Speaking of, read our editorial today, which includes: 

Concluding his statement, President Obama said, “I hope that we will recommit ourselves more broadly to ensuring that our daughters have the same rights, the same freedoms, and the same opportunities as our sons to fulfill their dreams.” Let us commit ourselves to ensuring that our sons and daughters have the opportunity to live; an opportunity cruelly snatched away from more than 50 million human beings since the day the president commemorated.