Aiken Area Progressive

Progressive blog for the Central Savannah River Area.

Month: February, 2021

Frowning Faces, Ugly Places: Unconstitutional bill banning abortion signed into law – pro-freedom groups sue five seconds later

Columbia — It is no longer a great day in South Carolina.

Instead, it is an awful day in the state.

Henry McMaster, as promised, signed a totally unconstitutional bill banning abortion into law at about 13:25.

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Former Ridge Spring-Monetta High School teacher arrested for sex trafficking a minor

Evans, Ga. — For all the ginned up hysteria about sex trafficking happening at this time of the year, here is an actual case of sex trafficking that is unlikely to be reported by high profile lobbyists who want to keep consensual sex work criminalized, while doing nothing about actual cases of sex trafficking like this.

A former Ridge Spring-Monetta High teacher was arrested by the FBI Augusta field office today and charged with sex trafficking a minor.

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