Abortion Comedy

Last Week Tonight on Anti-Abortion Laws

Considering Ohio governor and Republican presidential candidate John Kasich's decision to defund Planned Parenthood, you could say John Oliver had perfect timing last night.

The GOP's legislative assault on access to abortion has made the procedure virtually inaccessible if not illegal.

  • Clusterpuck

    As I may have said earlier in some other social forum: I loved the piece and I love LWT but, can we please stop referring to them as “abortion clinics”? They’re Women’s Reproductive Health Clinics or, as us Rich Folk call ’em: OgGyn. Abortion is a procedure w/in the scope of women’s reproductive health.

  • muselet

    Abortion cannot just be theoretically legal, it has to be literally accessible.


  • swift_4

    His show might be derivative in a way. But there aren’t any comedy shows that take a serious topic and dig into it like he does.