Last week, a truly stupid bill authored by Arizona Republican Trent Franks passed out of committee. PreNDA, formerly known as the Susan B. Anthony and Frederick Douglass Prenantal Nondiscrimination Act, purports to address the rampant American nonproblem of sex and race-selective abortion. But it seems that the purpose of the law isn't to protect fetuses at all— it's to give men legal right to force their female partners to stay pregnant.
If you blink, you'll miss the chunk of the Prenatal Nondiscrimination Act that actually reads a lot like a men's rights manifesto, but it's there, loud and clear. An alert reader pointed out that this language (emphasis added)-