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*Image: A Pastoral Visit by Richard Norris Brooke, 1881 [National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.]

By Randall Smith, The Catholic Thing, May 17, 2022

Randall B. Smith is a Professor of Theology at the University of St. Thomas. …

Randall SmithThere’s been a lot of discussion recently about the upcoming Dobbs decision, in which the Supreme Court might finally overturn the Court’s deadly earlier decisions in Roe v. Wade and its companion case Doe v. Bolton.  Many of the articles bemoaning the coming decision have been filled with incivility, mindless vitriol, fear-mongering, absurd non sequiturs, and outright lies.

When the Supreme Court overturned its 1986 decision in Bowers v. Hardwick seventeen years later in 2003 in Lawrence v. Texas – thereby protecting homosexual activity – liberals weren’t screaming that Brown v. Board of Education was next, because they knew that would have been an absurd non sequitur….

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