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After Hearing Someone Shame Women Who Have Abortions, She Bravely Spoke Out About Her Own

What happens here was back in 2011, but gee, doesn't this look familiar — someone who isn't a medical professional threatening to shutdown the government over Planned Parenthood funding. A male congressman shamed women who have abortions, and although Rep. Jackie Speier didn't plan to talk about her personal experience, she was compelled to boldly speak out.

After Hearing Someone Shame Women Who Have Abortions, She Bravely Spoke Out About Her Own

Need a mood boost to help you sail through the weekend? Here are 10 moments that brought joy to our hearts and a smile to our faces this week. Enjoy!

1. How much does this sweet little boy adore his baby sister? So darn much.

Oh, to be loved with this much enthusiasm! The sheer adoration on his face. What a lucky little sister.

2. Teens raise thousands for their senior trip, then donate it to their community instead.

When it came time for Islesboro Central School's Class of 2021 to pick the destination for their senior class trip, the students began eyeing a trip to Greece or maybe even South Korea. But in the end, they decided to donate $5,000 they'd raised for the trip to help out their community members struggling in the wake of the pandemic instead.

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