News From Occidental Dissent
- Joe Biden Gets Even More UnpopularOccidental Dissent - Jun 28th 2022 12:42am EDT
He is down 18 points now.
- Brian Stelter: Roe’s Demise Deepens Divide Between Red America and Blue AmericaOccidental Dissent - Jun 27th 2022 6:46pm EDT
The big story: The “fundamental dividing line in our politics,” @RonBrownstein says, is “between those voters and places who welcome the way the country is changing – demographically, culturally, economically – and those who fear it and feel marginalized by it.” pic.twitter.com/g2CRGZ50VP — Brian Stelter (@brianstelter) June 27, 2022 We can always get that National […]
- Mika: Despite Their Flaws, Democrats Are The Last Best Hope Against FascismOccidental Dissent - Jun 27th 2022 11:34am EDT
We’re all “fascists” now. Note: Evangelicals have been trying to ban abortion for my entire lifetime.
- Axios: Supreme Court Rules Public School Officials Can Lead Students In PrayerOccidental Dissent - Jun 27th 2022 10:30am EDT
Fixed it: #IllegitimateSCOTUS supports only #ChristoFascism https://t.co/jBRL0DwUEr — Pirate Captain Vents ???? (@2xdiceplayroom) June 27, 2022 I’m absolutely terrified that this is where we are – that after so many decades of people fighting for women’s rights to their own bodies, today’s decision has stripped us of that. https://t.co/mwK561oxxl — Taylor Swift (@taylorswift13) June 24, […]
- Jake Tapper: 245 Years Later, Has The “American Experiment” Begun To Fail?Occidental Dissent - Jun 27th 2022 10:13am EDT
The “American experiment” was federalism. The Dobbs decision only returns the issue of abortion to the state legislatures. This is perfectly consistent with federalism and republicanism. Liberty is self government in your sovereign state. Women still have the right to engage in human sacrifice in New York and California. Progressivism emerged in the early 20th […]
- American Greatness: How the Eugenics Movement Made Race-Based Abortions NormalOccidental Dissent - Jun 26th 2022 6:00pm EDT
If abortion is culling the black population and leading to a more racially homogeneous and eugenically fit America, it sure doesn’t seem to be working. American Greatness: “This is evident in how today’s white supremacists embrace abortion, cheering that it eliminates non-white children at a disproportionate rate, thus limiting the growth of the nonwhite population. […]
- Severodonetsk Falls To RussiaOccidental Dissent - Jun 26th 2022 1:51pm EDT
Meanwhile, Russia continues to grind it out and gain ground in eastern Ukraine. It is only a matter of time before the push begins for the next $40 billion for Ukraine.
- MSNBC: With Roe Gone, Are LGBTQ+ Rights Next?Occidental Dissent - Jun 26th 2022 12:56pm EDT
Now that abortion has been returned to the states, it is hard to see the rationale for keeping other contentious issues frozen in amber and locked away as made up constitutional rights. The dam has burst with the demise of Roe.
- John Ganz: How It Came To PassOccidental Dissent - Jun 26th 2022 11:02am EDT
How did it come to this? How did we get to a world in which Roe v. Wade could crumble like this? John Gass: “The fact that we knew long in advance the fate of Roe didn’t cushion the blow. Women’s fundamental rights are under threat across the country in a way that would have been difficult […]
- The Political Cesspool: The Fall of Roe v. WadeOccidental Dissent - Jun 26th 2022 8:43am EDT
Last night, I joined my friends James Edwards and Keith Alexander to break down and digest the news that Roe v. Wade is officially dead. I was on in the third hour, but you should listen to the whole show. The discussion builds up to how the Dobbs decision is going to fuel polarization. Hour […]