Flere musikere har udvist foragt over for den amerikanske højesterets beslutning om at fratage retten til fri abort i USA.
I fredags ophævede USA’s højesteret næsten 50 års ret til fri abort. Hen over hele weekenden har flere kendte musikere lagt afstand til beslutningen. GAFFA har samlet nogle af reaktionerne her:
I’m absolutely terrified that this is where we are - that after so many decades of people fighting for women’s rights to their own bodies, today’s decision has stripped us of that. https://t.co/mwK561oxxl— Taylor Swift (@taylorswift13) June 24, 2022
It is truly unfathomable and disheartening to have to try to explain to my 11 year old daughter why we live in a world where women’s rights are disintegrating in front of our eyes.— Mariah Carey (@MariahCarey) June 24, 2022
I am scared For my daughters— Madonna (@Madonna) June 26, 2022
I’m scared for all women in America.
I am just plain scared.
I Guess God Put this on our shoulders right now because he knew that we were strong enough To bear the weight.
Strong enough to FIGHT!
Strong. enough to overcome
Let’s be clear: if you believe the government belongs in a woman’s uterus, a gay persons business or marriage, or that racism is okay- THEN PLEASE IN THE NAME OF YOUR LORD NEVER FUCKING LISTEN TO MY MUSIC AGAIN. AND ALSO FUCK RIGHT OFF. We good?— P!nk (@Pink) June 25, 2022
As a father it pisses me off that women have fewer rights 2day than just a few days ago… we r fuckin goin bckwards. Here’s how 2 help in MIchigan. https://t.co/AzYGESOF8j— Marshall Mathers (@Eminem) June 26, 2022
abortion is healthcare.— Maggie Rogers (@maggierogers) June 24, 2022
bodily autonomy is a human right.
Også Justin Bieber har været ude på sin Instagram story med ordene: “For what it's worth, I think women should have the choice what to do with their own bodies"
Roskilde-aktuelle Dua Lipa har også givet udtryk for sin modstand på Instagram, hvor hun kalder lovændringen for “en krig mod kvinder og vores kroppe”: