Kirsten Gillibrand: Pro-life Americans, like racist judges, are unacceptable

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Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand says Americans who hold pro-life positions are akin to “racist or anti-Semitic or homophobic” judges.

The New York Democrat appeared to differentiate herself from a pack of 2020 presidential hopefuls by demonizing millions of pro-life citizens. She told the Des Moines Register that “moral clarity” dictates no new restrictions on abortion policy throughout the U.S.

“I think there’s [sic] some issues that have such moral clarity that we have as a society decided that the other side is not acceptable,” she said.

“Imagine saying that it’s okay to appoint a judge who’s racist or anti-Semitic or homophobic. Asking someone to appoint someone who takes away basic human rights of any group of people in America — I don’t think that those are political issues any more,” Ms. Gillibrand said……

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