The Washington Post editorial board this week condemned “rephrensible” latest protests held by a liberal abortion group outside Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh’s home.
In a Wednesday editorial, the left-leaning Post talked about the protest, in response to his vote in favor of permitting Texas to enact its new abortion regulation, outside Kavanaugh’s suburban Maryland home “crossed the line.”
The Monday protest, organized by the liberal group Shutdown DC, consisted of extra then 50 individuals who carried fairly a number of indicators in assist of abortion rights.
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“No laws were broken, and the right to protest is sacred in this country. But that doesn’t make the events at Justice Kavanaugh’s suburban Maryland home any more acceptable,” the board wrote. “The demonstration outside Justice Kavanaugh’s home is the latest in a dismaying trend in which the homes, families and private lives of politicians and other public figures become targets.”
The board described fully totally different circumstances by the use of which “protests that blur the boundaries between free expression and mob rule” from each the left and proper had focused fully totally different public officers, together with Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., Sen. Josh Hawley, R-Mo., Democratic Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer, and Washington, D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser, D.
The board well-known that distinguished Democrats, like Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Ill., and Sen. Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., who opposed Kavanaugh’s affirmation to the Supreme Court, furthermore condemned the protests, imploring individuals sad about the courtroom’s dedication to instead categorical themselves at the poll self-discipline or outside the courthouse.
“We agree. Leave spouses, children and homes out of it. If that appeal for basic civility and decency isn’t persuasive, those who engage in these reprehensible tactics should realize they are only hurting their cause when it is overshadowed by their tactics,” the board wrote.
Earlier this month, the Supreme Court voted, in a 5-4 dedication, to permit Texas’ abortion regulation, which bans most abortions after six weeks of being pregnant, to stay in place. Chief Justice John Roberts joined all three liberal-leaning justices in dissent.
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