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BlueIris Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Mar-12-10 12:59 PM
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26. +1.
In an age when anti-choice misogynists also come in (pseudo) liberal constume, it's sad that someone has to point that out, but glad you did.
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  -Before Roe, children born to their unmarried white mothers were routinely removed from their homes MrScorpio  Mar-12-10 09:54 AM   #0 
  - So sad.  Brickbat   Mar-12-10 09:56 AM   #1 
  - +1.  BlueIris   Mar-12-10 12:59 PM   #26 
  - Very interesting...thanks for posting...n/t  joeybee12   Mar-12-10 10:01 AM   #2 
  - I was born in 1964 and adopted...  CoffeeCat   Mar-12-10 10:01 AM   #3 
  - read my post...#5  ourbluenation   Mar-12-10 10:06 AM   #6 
  - It should be obvious that the anti-choice people will find another  mediaman007   Mar-12-10 10:03 AM   #4 
  - I was a scoop baby...  ourbluenation   Mar-12-10 10:04 AM   #5 
  - That is an amazing story!  tallahasseedem   Mar-12-10 10:24 AM   #14 
  - My husband and one of his siblings are (unrelated) children from that era.  gkhouston   Mar-12-10 01:01 PM   #27 
  - There was also the "shotgun marriage" option  slackmaster   Mar-12-10 10:07 AM   #7 
  - At least they got to stay with their families nt  MrScorpio   Mar-12-10 10:08 AM   #8 
  - What if you rephrased your statement a different way?  metalbot   Mar-12-10 10:08 AM   #9 
  - My mother CHOSE to have me and keep me  MrScorpio   Mar-12-10 10:13 AM   #11 
     - Hey, Scorpio, allow me to say something that's an indisputable fact.  Commie Pinko Dirtbag   Mar-12-10 11:00 AM   #21 
  - I lived through that era during my child bearing years and I knew women  Cleita   Mar-12-10 10:11 AM   #10 
  - And more than a few of those babies  malaise   Mar-12-10 06:31 PM   #37 
  - Depressing as hell.  BlueIris   Mar-12-10 10:21 AM   #12 
  - At the same time, hospitals in the day saw a majority of their ER usage  CTyankee   Mar-12-10 12:20 PM   #24 
  - I Have a Hard Time With Blanket Condemnation  NashVegas   Mar-12-10 10:21 AM   #13 
  - Thank you  blogslut   Mar-12-10 10:25 AM   #15 
  - In 1975 (very personal)  iwillalwayswonderwhy   Mar-12-10 10:42 AM   #16 
  - ((((( iwillalwayswonderwhy )))))  BlueIris   Mar-12-10 10:56 AM   #19 
  - I know far too many women who have similar stories.  Gormy Cuss   Mar-12-10 01:21 PM   #29 
  - In the 50s and into the 60s, if anyone found out a woman was pregnant  Warpy   Mar-12-10 10:54 AM   #17 
  - Never again, indeed nt  MrScorpio   Mar-12-10 10:55 AM   #18 
  - Yep, that's pretty much how I remember it  iwillalwayswonderwhy   Mar-12-10 11:00 AM   #20 
  - The shaming was intense, and the young mothers were regarded as sluts  Lydia Leftcoast   Mar-12-10 11:02 AM   #22 
  - I'm afraid that they would call it "the golden age" n/t  Mopar151   Mar-12-10 11:24 AM   #23 
  - Yeah, no kidding.  BlueIris   Mar-12-10 12:45 PM   #25 
  - my cousin, back in the 50s, got pregnant at 16  Mari333   Mar-12-10 01:05 PM   #28 
  - I have been meaning to read more about this subject - thanks for the post!  jonathon   Mar-12-10 01:51 PM   #30 
  - I had a friend who had a baby in about 1964.  Manifestor_of_Light   Mar-12-10 05:38 PM   #31 
  - Before Roe ...  GeorgeGist   Mar-12-10 05:44 PM   #32 
  - any documented support for that statement  Thothmes   Mar-12-10 06:04 PM   #34 
  - great post  RainDog   Mar-12-10 05:55 PM   #33 
  - Looking back I can remember seeing a lot of hospitals for unwed mothers during that time period  NNN0LHI   Mar-12-10 06:11 PM   #35 
  - Adoption is the third rail; mentioning that there might be problems brings wrath  REP   Mar-12-10 06:15 PM   #36 
  - Brought it up to the anti-abortion crowd? Are you kidding?  MattBaggins   Mar-12-10 08:10 PM   #38 
  - I was born to a single mother in 1973.  nonconformist   Mar-12-10 08:26 PM   #39 
  - Kick. For those who missed it yesterday. nt  BlueIris   Mar-13-10 12:43 PM   #40 
 

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