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Editor’s Note: This article previously appeared in a different format as part of The Atlantic’s Notes section, retired in 2021.

Here are the best quotes we heard from our sources today. (Click through to read the full stories.)

Eric Scheidler, who leads a group that displays graphic anti-abortion images: “I’ve never met a child who was traumatized by an abortion picture.”

Ronald Sundstrom, a political philosophy professor: “The danger is that when we encounter xenophobia that doesn’t look racist we have a hard time understanding it as a problem.”

Christopher Bader, a sociology professor: “Everybody would recognize that if they were about to be murdered, that would be a terrifying and horrible thing.”

(Previous quotes from our sources here)