The State of Alabama is still selling people.

The state of Alabama is still selling people. How? It’s called “pre-birth consent.” Pre-birth consent is a legal agreement: a pregnant woman signs over her in utero baby to a person/couple. The mother signs the consent form during any trimester in her pregnancy, relinquishing her baby for adoption when it is still in the embryo or […]

Progressive Philosophy, Eugenics, Surrogacy & Adoption Trafficking: Why I no longer call myself a liberal

Why do liberals, every brand of liberal, refuse to admit that paternalism, surrogacy, and forcing adoptions of the impoverished across the global to wealthier Westerners doesn’t work? Because they’ve inherited the philosophy of eugenics – the eugenics of the poor – from historically progressive thinkers and leaders. Taking up the banner from the conservative fundamentalists, […]

My Mama named me Amber LaShea…

Due to recent happenings, I think it is imperative that I make it very clear that the title of this blog is me; however, it is a name that is copyrighted to me:  Vesper Woolf. And, as I thought was clear and/or rather irrelevant, I have a YouTube channel:  Southern Belle Humanism. I showcase artists, […]

My Grandmother Was A Feminist Icon Before That Was Even A Thing

Women’s History Month is upon us again. And Facebook’s algorithms are probably slamming your newsfeed. This is a picture of my grandmother, Polly Winkles Holmes, ever the politically active do-gooder of her day. She led the Decatur branch of The Women’s League of Voters; and, administrated retirement villages for the elderly at a time when […]