“The louder they scream, the more we know that we are getting something done”

That’s what Texas Governor Rick Perry said today, of the reproductive rights advocates who prevented Texas’ omnibus anti-choice bill from passing this week.

And here is what I have to say to that super rapey, undemocratic, and entirely tone deaf view of the situation:

Also, this:

And, in conclusion,

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Chloe Angyal is a journalist and scholar of popular culture from Sydney, Australia.

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  • http://feministing.com/members/aislin/ Aislin Kageno

    Couldn’t this idiotic mentality be applied to ANY situation when voters get active? -.- “Oh, listen, voters are opposed to what we’re doing, that must mean we’re doing the right thing.” I hate my governor. He makes me embarrassed to be a Texan.