Leave Judaism out of abortion, Lisa Brown

01.07.2012                      11.Tammus. 5772

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Leave Judaism out of abortion, Lisa Brown

Finally, someone has had the guts to speak out for women who didn’t want men making choices about their bodies. But justifying it with Judaism?

When Lisa Brown made her “vagina” comment this month to the Michigan House of Representatives, I must admit, I was pretty stoked. Finally, someone had the guts to speak out for women who didn’t want men making choices about their bodies. As a pro-choice woman, I thought Brown’s move was gutsy, smart, and frankly, funny. When making her remarks to Congress about legislation pertaining to abortion, she asserted, “I’m flattered that you are all so interested in my vagina, but no means no.”…