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Black minister- racializing and devaluing life in America

Posted in Abortion, Black Babies, Black Conservative, Personhood with tags , , , , , , , , , , , on October 14, 2011 by saynsumthn

“We’re no longer getting our cue from the Biblical Text- we are getting our cue from the party text….we are locked in this bigotry…I think its time for us now to turn back to God..”

Amendment 26 – The Mississippi Personhood Amendment – is a citizens initiative to amend the Mississippi Constitution to define personhood as beginning at fertilization or “the functional equivalent thereof.” Its purpose is to protect all life, regardless of age, health, function, physical or mental dependency, or method of reproduction. The entire proposed Amendment is as follows: Be it Enacted by the People of the State of Mississippi: SECTION 1. Article III of the constitution of the state of Mississippi is hearby amended BY THE ADDITION OF A NEW SECTION TO READ: Section 33. Person defined. As used in this Article III of the state constitution, “The term ‘person’ or ‘persons’ shall include every human being from the moment of fertilization, cloning or the functional equivalent thereof.” This initiative shall not require any additional revenue for implementation.