A pregnancy center in Longmont, Colorado was vandalized with spray paint and set on fire early Saturday morning, just hours after the Supreme Court decision overturning Roe v. Wade.
According to authorities, fire broke out around 3 a.m. Officials also said that the building sustained fire damage.
Where’s the primetime hearing on recent attacks against pro-life pregnancy centers?
— Rep. Jim Jordan (@Jim_Jordan) June 20, 2022
Other Damage And Who Might Have Caused It
In addition to the fire, which authorities are investigating as arson, the front entrance to the building had been vandalized with black spray paint with symbols often used by Antifa, and a statement reading, “if abortions aren’t safe neither are you.”
That phrase has been found at the scene of other attacks, like the firebombing in Buffalo, New York.
Radical pro-abortion activists groups like “Jane’s Revenge” and “Ruth Sent Us” have taken credit for some of the attacks.
Protests and violence broke out in several cities over the weekend following the new landmark Supreme Court decision.
— The Epoch Times (@EpochTimes) June 27, 2022
Ramping Up Violence
The violent rhetoric and protests by leftists pro-abortion activists has been escalating since a draft of the decision was leaked in May. While speculation abounds as to who might have leaked the document, there has been no recent information on the incident.
Earlier this month, an assassination attempt on Justice Brett Kavanugh was thwarted when a California man was arrested near Kavanaugh’s home in Maryland carrying such items as knives, a pistol, ammunition, pepper spray, and zip ties.
Since then, there have been attacks on crisis pregnancy centers and churches in at least 20 states and Washington D.C. The attacks have ranged from graffiti on the walls of centers and churches in Washington state and in the south, Molotov cocktails hurled at the pro-life Wisconsin Family Action Center, and a firebombing previous to the one in Colorado taking place in Buffalo, New York.
Abortion protesters also essentially held Arizona lawmakers hostage Friday night as they attempted to breach the State capitol building. Elected officials were told not to exit the building and tear gas was used to disperse the crowd.
Other Supreme Court Justices have had protests take place outside their homes.
In anticipation of the striking down of Roe v Wade, a far-left #Antifa-linked group named Jane’s Revenge carried out violent attacks on pregnancy resource centers across the US for weeks. Their current flyers in DC call for mass violence tonight: https://t.co/OioJvM0NUu pic.twitter.com/ezSL4YDuN6
— Andy Ngô (@MrAndyNgo) June 24, 2022
When Rhetoric Meets Reality
Back in 2020, then Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) appeared to threaten Justices Kavanaugh and Neil Gorsuch should any abortion laws be rolled back.
“I want to tell you, Gorsuch, I want to tell you, Kavanaugh, you have released the whirlwind and you will pay the price. You won’t know what hit you if you go forward with these awful decisions.”
After the decision on Friday, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) called the Court “illegitimate” and encouraged pro-abortion activists to go “into the streets” to fight the ruling.
BREAKING: Congresswoman @AOC has arrived in front of the Supreme Court and is chanting that the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v Wade is “illegitimate” and calls for people to get “into the streets” | @TPUSA pic.twitter.com/jNkCYDrLtz
— Drew Hernandez (@DrewHLive) June 24, 2022
Rep. Maxine Waters (D-CA), also previously known for encouraging confrontation after former President Donald Trump’s election, also joined protesters outside the Supreme Court building,
“The hell with the Supreme Court—we will defy them. Women will be in control of their bodies.” Then, referencing the crowd, said to reporters,”You see this out here? You ain’t seen nothing yet.”
Radical-Leftist Maxine Waters says “to hell with the Supreme Court, we will defy them!”
Sounds very insurrectiony for a member of Congress. pic.twitter.com/hqkpbpFXyP
— ForAmerica (@ForAmerica) June 24, 2022
The FBI is assisting in the investigation in Colorado.
The ratio of left wing attacks on pregnancy centers to right wing attacks on Pride Events this month is increasing at a hyperbolic rate but you don’t hear about the former because all of the people screaming about “tolerance” think those people actually deserve it.
— The Only Gary Johnson Stan (@colorblindk1d) June 20, 2022
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