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-- -- controversy today over abortion in America as the house passes a bill that would ban abortions after five months of pregnancy after 22 weeks.
Except in the cases of rape incest or when the mother's life is in danger.
The vote largely symbolic since the democratic controlled senate is -- likely to take it up and President Obama already vowed to veto it.
Still it has sparked a nationwide debate.
One Ivy League professor recently suggesting on another network that the supporters of this ban may be racially.
So I think that there's a kind of moral panic after a year of the -- of whiteness that we've been seeing a long time and that I think you know Obama's ascension as president kind of symbolizes to certain degree.
And so I think this is one response to that -- -- that.
This decreasing white majority in the country and that women's bodies and -- rise in particular -- -- obviously crucial.
Way every producing -- -- -- white privilege.
Claude Crowley is a radio talk show host kiss -- powers is a Daily Beast columnist -- -- -- contributors and the panel sat silent Hairston.
And so crazy that was so crazy I mean I just what I respect how hot.
How stupid is that statement it's just there's nothing true -- accurate about it.
Well of course and if you Wear white supremacist you would actually if you would actually support abortion because if you go to the CDC website they will show you that there is such a disproportionate.
A black women getting abortions they're 40%.
Of abortions in this country for a population that's about 13% of the population.
Right we -- -- look back to 2009.
Which is latest years they had stats I'm in terms of late term abortion there about 6000 in the country.
Were that were had you know -- -- that the -- obtained by minority women.
Lot of I don't have you remember there was.
There was a big controversy a couple years ago because of pro life group that put up big billboard in Times Square basically saying that abortion was wiping out black babies and they were called racists so it's like.
If you don't want -- what babies aborted your racist and you know if your pro life you're racist and me is just why can't just accept their -- some people who think.
You should -- be a boarding a baby after twenty weeks.
The thing is not as possible this debate is so heart felt by both sides right I mean both sides feel very strongly about this.
Once again the attempt to demonize people on the other side people who feel differently than you do.
In this case on the -- side by saying you must be -- it's your white supremacist.
If you don't want to abort babies passed between two week mark -- Yeah I mean she didn't even make an attempt to try to defend her position.
On late term abortion which we have to assume from what she was saying she actually wants wanted to defend -- actually supports.
You can debate that on its merits yes or no but injecting race.
In a conversation that frankly involves a topic that involves babies of all races.
Kirsten is right black babies are being disproportionately killed by abortion and have been since Roe vs.
-- In fact one of the big estimates is that since Roe vs.
13 of the entire black population.
Has been eliminated has been killed were talking upwards of thirteen million black babies 40%.
Plus -- All abortions that have been carried out even though black women only make up 6% -- -- black women make up 6%.
By the female population in America we're talking a major disproportionate.
Situation here she is injecting race into this argument.
Okay if she reported to that they -- isn't she lay -- the facts because she's so blinded by her leftist ideology.
And by that this abortion argument as a whole that she can't see the fact just it just makes no sense that if you happen to be of.
Host a late term abortion which is far less controversial that early term abortion you know -- even people who are pro choice.
Often feel differently when you get past the 22 -- -- You know that that if you are opposed to that.
You are white supremacist OK so that's what's happening with the professors at -- at least one of them at University of Pennsylvania Ivy League school.
Well let's talk about the underlying bill that just got voted it approved in the house -- him but it's gonna get shot down in the senate and of Barack -- or is that he'll veto it.
The White House comes out says because they want to stop -- a 22 weeks of pregnancy abortion at these Republicans Wednesday after 22 weeks you can't.
Viability in the country usually that is consider around 24 weeks -- really kind of narrowing it to two weeks earlier.
But many that this that the White House comes out says this would unacceptably restrict a woman's health and reproductive rights and is an assault and assault on a woman's right to choose.
Yeah I -- It's just the same talking points all the time and then let.
The majority of the country is against late term abortion if you on the street -- you asked people how late you think you can walk into an abortion clinic and get an abortion that most people think it's about.
Poly twelve weeks you know I don't think most people think you can walk in at 24 weeks.
As you can can you know in many -- mostly.
-- -- many states walk in and for any reason get abortion -- not tiger about life of the mother or any of these things it's just for.
-- -- I just decide to do this and I can get abortion so you know they just keep doing the same talking points attacking the people's positions why people you know they don't.
Hate when man whenever -- says but there -- actually talk about the merits of an extremely serious issue about this.
-- because already some Democrats have come out and said well you know the country suffering economically and this is what the Republicans want to talk about -- months at this while the wake of what was south Gaza -- so on now seem like the time.
Yes exactly -- -- -- we have been on this program -- you're staying you and me may again talking about -- now case for months now and the horrors that we saw come out of that case.
Cries out for some kind of legislation here.
What do Republicans did in the house was actually carve out exceptions for rape incest.
And life of the mother health protections and that's not good enough for the far left which is so invested in their abortion narrative.
That they cannot see the forest for the trees were talking about life and death.
A viable babies here viable human beings we're back and they just can't get past it -- and that is also controversial the fact that they add a rape or incest exception.
To the late term abortions and now you know what how late can you go can you be you know thirty weeks pregnant you can still abort your baby if -- was the product of rape.
Mean that they try to strike a balance in those cases Monica between the emotional turmoil to the mother having to carry such a baby.
And that and that child's rights which -- develop at some point in the womb.
Yes and there is scientific evidence -- -- to prove that at twenty weeks the baby can actually feel pain that the baby is sent in enough to actually field these stamps.
And you know we're talking about a basic human right here -- and you know we're talking about life and death this is a basic human right that's it all right panel thank you both so much you -- just.
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