Dr Olivarius' Tweet about Alabama abortion bill featured

After Alabama voted for a near-total ban on abortion, the title of Margaret Atwood’s novel The Handmaid’s Tale began trending on social media, with many opponents drawing comparisons to the dystopian classic. Simran Jeet Singh Tweeted a picture of eighteen of the Alabama senators who voted for the abortion bill (who are all white, middle-aged men) and asked, “Notice any similarities?”

Dr Olivarius replied, “They all read The Handmaid's Tale and thought it was a set of instructions?”

Helen Caldwell