Yet another major poll demonstrates high levels of consistent support for safe, legal abortion rights, and an election in which social issues are not driving the agenda. Not surprisingly, it’s the economy, proving that most Americans aren’t stupid.
What is The New York Times' problem with abortion? The editorial page consistently supports sex education, birth control, and the right to legally end unwanted pregnancy. The rest of the Times, however, often seems uncomfortable with concrete applications of these principles.
Melinda Henneberger's recent op-ed in The New York Times outlining her thoughts on why the Democrats should be the anti-choice pro-choice party released a blogstorm of protest.