How does extremism spread? How can liberal laws be whittled down and narrowed step by step? How can militant opponents reverse, bring down, and systematically destroy what’s been achieved in terms of education, tolerance and liberalism? A textbook example has been provided by the actions of abortion opponents in the USA, a combination of inflammatory proselytising and brutal campaigns.
In just 20 minutes, the US journalist Rachel Maddow’s stirring documentary about the state of Kansas destroys our naive beliefs concerning justice, common sense, humanism and the progress of humanity: http://www.msnbc.com/rachel-maddow-show/watch/court-suspends-extremist-anti-choice-lawyer-54953027759