In an interview with bloggerMike Stark,
Rep. Trent Franks (R-AZ) appeared to say that African-Americans are
worse off today because of legalized abortion, than they were compared
“It seems like humanity is very gifted at hiding from something
that’s obviously true. I mean in this country we had slavery for God
knows how long. And now we look back on it and we say, ‘Well how blind
were they, what was the matter with them, you know, I can’t believe, I
mean four million, this is incredible,'” said Franks. “And we’re right.
We’re right, we should look back on that with criticism. It is a
crushing mark on America’s soul. And yet today, half of all black
children are aborted.Half of all black children are aborted.
Far more black children, far more of the African-American community is
being devastated by the policies of today, than were being devastated
by the policies of slavery.”