FLASHBACK FRIDAY: Nov. 7, 2013…Antiabortion Activists Take Over a Major City

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By Bud Shaver

FLASHBACK FRIDAY: November 7, 2013…

This is an excerpt from an article by Salon.com that was published back in 2013.

How one little-known couple helped turn Albuquerque into a petri dish for a new, national strategy to ban abortion

The right’s scary new test lab: Antiabortion activists take over a major city

“Three years ago God called us to come [to Albuquerque] to work and focus on the late-term abortion clinic here,” she explained over the phone. “We’ve been here for three years, laying the groundwork, shedding light on the fact that New Mexico has no abortion restrictions whatsoever, no parental notification laws for minors and is one of 15 states in the country that use taxpayer money to fund abortion.” ~Tara Shaver, Senior Policy Advisor for Protest ABQ

…”But that history has done little to persuade Shaver, who made it clear that she intends to remain in Albuquerque to keep pushing these restrictions and targeting providers until abortion is “ultimately ended.” Not just in New Mexico, but everywhere.”

Read the rest of this flash from the past here: The right’s scary new test lab: Antiabortion activists take over a major city

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