Why do people believe these obviously wrong things? Many of them are stupid or sincerely troubled, but so are lots of people who never fuck up this bad.
What does “post-birth abortion” have to do with Satanic Ritual Abuse? Well, neither ever happened, but they got their own moral panic anyway.
New York’s Reproductive Health Act changes almost nothing about abortion access. But according to the Internet it now turns New Yorkers into Satanists.