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Protestors hold signs during Stop the Bans Speak Out Tour in Irvine, California.
The Times just published another piece urging Democrats to temper their support for reproductive rights. This piece, “Democrats Shouldn’t Be So Certain About Abortion,” by one Michael Wear, a political consultant on religious issues, is a classic of cherry-picked poll numbers and disingenuous reasoning. Read it with care.
In fact, as Pew’s polling shows, support for keeping abortion legal has actually increased slightly in recent years.