The most divisive issue in American politics - we argue - need not be. Like so many issues in American political life, many candidates and parties feel the need to push the issue to the extremes. This makes their voters more predictable and simplifies the math for re-election and “take-home messages.” To take this sensitive subject and remove it from such a polarizing position, Brannon and Matt pull the subject apart and identify just how much Americans actually agree on this subject before diving into the ethics of the act. This is not a conversation you’ll want to miss.

Sourced Data:

The fascinating data from the Pew Research Center on public opinion for or against abortion:

http://www.pewforum.org/fact-sheet/public-opinion-on-abortion/

The (also) fascinating data from Gallup showing the political shift of the majority of Americans away from the divisive ends and back towards the center.

https://news.gallup.com/poll/225056/americans-identification-independents-back-2017.aspx

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