Ms Greene was speaking to right-wing streaming site Real America’s Voice when she said the federal government should curtail reproductive rights in order to protect “souls” of women and make them “better people” by removing it. ‘access to abortion care.
“If we really care about women, as we say, then we should tell women that the best thing they can do in their entire life is to be a mother,” Ms Greene told the outlet.
“Being a mother is the greatest thing I have ever done in my whole life, no matter what I do all my life,” she added. “I will never do anything greater than being a mother, it is a real gift, whether a pregnancy is planned, whether the baby is born perfectly healthy or not. Being a mother changes lives, changes lives and makes women better people. “
She went on to say that abortions “are actually things that can hurt your body, they hurt you inside. And they don’t just hurt your soul, and women have to live with that. We should take care of women, love women and teach them, you know how to take care of themselves, and it would be proud to be a mother ”.
Ms Greene shouted at Democratic lawmakers on the steps of USCapitol last week, incorrectly claiming they “kill babies until birth.”
Michigan Democrat Debbie Dingell told Ms Greene: “You try to be a Christian and start to treat your colleagues decently. “
The showdown came after the House passed the Women’s Health Protection Act almost entirely party-wise, with 218 people voting for and 211 against. Texas Representative Henry Cuellar was the only Democrat to vote against.
“I said, ‘Are you happy that you passed a bill that says babies can be slaughtered until the day they are born? “” Ms. Greene told Real America’s Voice of the showdown on the capital steps. “There were so many Democrats and they have their signs: ‘Rebuilding better women’. How on earth does that make women better by creating a law where they can kill a baby in their womb even though the baby is about to be born? How do we rebuild better women when we turn men into women?
“And so I just started talking,” she added. “Most of them weren’t telling me anything, but it was Debbie Dingell – like a dingleberry – she started worrying with me, telling me that I had to be polite to my coworkers and act like I would. going to church. “
Ms Greene’s comments sparked an immediate reaction.
“What would you know about his ‘soul’? You are less of a soul, a conscience, any moral, or any fact or proven truth. If you have children, I guarantee that they are “healed”, A Twitter user wrote in response to Ms Greene’s comments on Wednesday.
“Yeah, those two caesareans where I almost died did wonders for my body and soul. No scar whatsoever, ” Kristin Blackson wrote.
“These people think the Handmaid’s Tale is an instruction manual,” Keller West Noted.
“Abortion bans don’t stop abortion. They stop safe abortions. Seeing women as full persons rather than as incubators is to let them make their own choices. Make motherhood a free / informed choice through the support of social programs and education. Watch abortions plummet ”, Twitter user D66 Labs has been added.
“It’s good for me, so it MUST be good for you too.” It doesn’t sound very logical or affectionate, ”another account holder wrote.