Of Barbarians, Breeders, and the Men of the New Old Order

Source: Common Dreams
by Richard Eskow

“They call themselves ‘pro-life,’ even as they clamor for war, for poverty, to deprive people of medical care and a livable involvement. Many people are repeating the line used by then-Sen. Kamala Harris in Justice Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation hearing for the Supreme Court. ‘Can you think of any laws that give the government the power to make decisions about the male body?’ she asked. ‘I’m not thinking of any right now, Senator,’ Kavanaugh replied. But there is such a law, and it’s worth mentioning. The Selective Service requires all men of a certain age to register for military conscription.” (05/04/22)