‘Squad’ Member Thuggishly Threatens to ‘Educate’ DeVos on Abortion and Slavery

‘I invite you to come by the Hill and say this to my face…’

(Claire Russel, Liberty Headlines) Rep. Ayanna Pressley, D-Mass., offered to “educate” Education Secretary Betsy DeVos after DeVos compared the fight against abortion to the fight against slavery.

DeVos made the comparison while speaking at a Colorado Christian University event this week, saying that the Trump administration’s fight to restrict abortion reminded her of former President Abraham Lincoln’s fight to end slavery.

“[Lincoln] too contended with the pro-choice arguments of his day. They suggested that a state’s choice to be slave or to be free had no moral question in it,” DeVos said, according to the Colorado Times Recorder.

...article continued below
- Advertisement -

“Well, President Lincoln reminded those pro-choicers that is a vast portion of the American people that do not look upon that matter as being this very little thing,” she continued. “They look upon it as a vast moral evil.”

DeVos went on to say that Lincoln was “right about the slavery ‘choice’ then, and he would be right about the life ‘choice’ today.”

After facing backlash for her comments, DeVos’s office clarified that she did “not compare abortion to slavery.” Rather, “she made clear that the ‘choice’ debate over state’s rights was as morally bankrupt as the abortion argument about the so-called ‘right to privacy’ is,” said an Education Department spokesman.

Pressley, one of four members in the radical leftist ‘Squad’ of freshman congresswomen, has been a vocal pro-choice advocate since entering Congress last year. She has supported radical policies, such as the ROE Act, which would force health insurers to provide coverage for abortion “regardless of income or immigration status,” according to the American Civil Liberties Union.

...article continued below
- Advertisement -

- Advertisement -


Hunter Biden Had Scheme for SeaWorld Parks in China, Funded by Communist Gov’t

Part of Hunter Biden’s business plans in China included proposals to build SeaWorld theme parks in the country, and to get the Communist government...

WHISTLEBLOWER: Amazon Forces Employees to Confess ‘Unconscious Racial Bias’

Amazon regularly forces its employees to confess their “unconscious racial bias” in meetings with other employees, according to a company whistleblower. About once a month,...

Oklahoma Gov. Signs Law to Protect Drivers Who Hit Rioters Blocking Roadways

Oklahoma's Republican Gov. Kevin Stitt signed a bill on Wednesday to grant protection to drivers who accidentally hit rioters obstructing the roadway. HB 1674 applies...

BLM Hustler Patrisse Cullors Under New Fire for Delinquent ‘Charity’ Disclosures

A 'charity' prison-reform group started by Patrisse Cullors---the race-hustling, Marxist co-founder of Black Lives Matter---has received several warnings from California officials after failing to...

GOP Congressmen Pledge to Refuse Funds from Big Tech

Rep. Ken Buck, R-Colo., announced the Pledge for America on Wednesday, urging GOP lawmakers to refuse campaign donations from Big Tech companies that oppose...

Impeachment Investigators Received Hundreds of Tips About Cuomo’s Conduct

Investigators seeking to determine whether New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo should be impeached said the hotline they set up has received more than 200...

BOONDOGGLE: L.A. Taxpayers’ $1.2B Bond to House Homeless is a BIG Failure

(Christopher F. Rufo, RealClearInvestigations) In 2016 influential political leaders, activists, and media outlets in Los Angeles said they had a simple solution to homelessness: build...

Blue State Govs. Urge Businesses to Speak Out Against Election Laws

(David Bass, Carolina Journal) North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper is leading a nationwide effort in cooperation with Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer to encourage business leaders...

Black Leaders Defend Ga. Election Law Against ‘Outrageous’ Jim Crow Comparisons

Nearly two dozen civil rights leaders and black conservatives defended Georgia’s new election-integrity law and blasted the Leftists comparing it to the Jim Crow...
- Advertisement -