Celebrities including Viola Davis, Bette Midler and Stephen King reacted with sadness and disappointment after the Supreme Court voted Roe vs. Friday on Friday. Wade, guarantees a woman the constitutional right to abortion.
Several celebrities, including Viola Davis, Bette Midler and Stephen King, responded after the Supreme Court voted Roe v. Wade on Friday, guaranteeing the woman the constitutional right to abortion.
“They did it. They TAKE YOU! The Americans are in full swing.” Bette Midler, via Twitter.
“This Supreme Court is in utter disaster. Give men the right to bear arms and women the right to assume autonomy over their own bodies. We are not reactive, we see it coming. – Patricia Arquette, via Twitter.
“I am absolutely afraid that this is where we are – that after so many decades of men fighting for women’s rights on their own bodies, this decision has led us to do so.” – Taylor Swift via Twitter.
“It’s very difficult to tell your country that the life you live is not as important as sharing cells.” – Elizabeth Banks, via Instagram.
“This is a dark day in American history. The Supreme Court has destroyed women’s right to vote. The result will be the destruction of women’s lives, poorer children and families, an increased financial burden on men and the destruction of” It’s a terrible tragedy for all of us. “- Aisha Tyler, via Twitter. “Gutted. Now more than ever we have to use our voice and power! WE are human.” – Viola Davis, via Twitter.
“Not so long ago, it became a dystopian sci-fi. But the aftermath of the 2016 election and the indelible GOP brand are printed in black and white. How far this can happen again depends on American voters. Blame it on extremism or apathy, but this is America. – Seth MacFarlane, via Twitter.
“It is difficult now, but we are not ready here, because here in the country the conversation and the struggle for our civil rights will continue. Equality for all, not just for some. Stand with those who need our help today.” – Cyndi Lauper, via Twitter.
“It’s a sad day for this country. Weapons for everyone and no reproductive rights. Rotated. Rotated.” – Andy Cohen via Twitter.
“It’s the best Supreme Court ever built in the 19th century.” – Stephen King via Twitter. “The Supreme Court’s current decision to reverse #RoeVsWade has fatal consequences, with people of different skin colors being the most harmful, who already face unequal discrimination in our country and face a serious maternal crisis.” – Alyssa Milano, via Twitter
“AMERICA, IF YOU HAVE NOT VOTED YET, NOVEMBER is your choice.” – Henry Winkler via Twitter.
“Yes, no one has told me what I can and cannot do with my body. No one has told me who I would love or marry. America … you are fighting for your life.” – Ariana DeBose, via Twitter.
“I hope more people will understand that the decision to have an abortion is more personal and complicated. It is a decision that should be considered with compassion and empathy, not with libel or crime.” – Padma Lakshmi via Twitter.