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How to Help Protect Abortion Rights in Alabama and Georgia

Posted by on May 15, 2019 in Abortion, Alabama, Georgia, Ivey, Kay, Kentucky, Law and Legislation, Mississippi, Ohio, Roe v Wade (Supreme Court Decision), State Legislatures | 0 comments

America is in an era of extreme anti-abortion laws.
Source: New York Times

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Alabama Governor Signs Nation’s Most Restrictive Abortion Law

Posted by on May 15, 2019 in Abortion, Alabama, illinois, Law and Legislation, Politics and Government, Pregnancy and Childbirth, Roe v Wade (Supreme Court Decision), State Legislatures, Supreme Court (US) | 0 comments

Gov. Kay Ivey said the state will continue to follow the rule of law. Supporters hope the legislation will force a Supreme Court challenge to the nationwide right to an abortion.
Source: New York Times

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Alabama Aims Squarely at Roe, but the Supreme Court May Prefer Glancing Blows

Posted by on May 15, 2019 in Abortion, Alabama, Law and Legislation, Supreme Court (US) | 0 comments

The court’s conservative majority may prefer to chip away at abortion rights rather than overrule Roe outright.
Source: New York Times

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Reading Tea Leaves on Abortion Rights

Posted by on Dec 12, 2018 in Abortion, Alito, Samuel A Jr, Birth Control and Family Planning, Gorsuch, Neil M, Kansas, Kavanaugh, Brett M, Louisiana, Medicaid, Planned Parenthood Federation of America, Roberts, John G Jr, Roe v Wade (Supreme Court Decision), Supreme Court (US), texas, Thomas, Clarence, Trump, Donald J | 0 comments

Will the conservative majority deliver on Trump’s promise to overturn Roe v. Wade?
Source: New York Times

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Abortion Pills Are No Post-Roe Panacea

Posted by on Nov 26, 2018 in Abortion, Abortion Drugs, Birth Control and Family Planning, International Women's Health Coalition, Medicine and Health, Women's Rights | 0 comments

Yes, they are revolutionary. But price and legal barriers to access mean that coat hangers aren’t safely back in the closet for good just yet.
Source: New York Times

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Life After Roe

Posted by on Sep 1, 2018 in Abortion, Kavanaugh, Brett M, National Advocates for Pregnant Women, Pregnancy and Childbirth, Roe v Wade (Supreme Court Decision), Supreme Court (US), Women and Girls | 0 comments

We need to be clear about what is at stake with the nomination of Brett Kavanaugh.
Source: New York Times

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Want to Protect the Right to Abortion? Train More People to Perform Them

Posted by on Aug 29, 2018 in Abortion, Birth Control and Family Planning, Pregnancy and Childbirth, State Legislatures, Supreme Court (US), Women and Girls | 0 comments

It’s time for a national commitment to training and supporting the next generation of providers.
Source: New York Times

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Don’t Let Politics Come Between Me and My Patients

Posted by on Jul 25, 2018 in Abortion, Birth Control and Family Planning, Pregnancy and Childbirth, Trump, Donald J | 0 comments

The Trump administration’s proposed domestic gag rule is an assault on the patient-provider relationship.
Source: New York Times

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When a Baby Is an Everyday Reminder of Rohingya Horror

Posted by on Jul 7, 2018 in Abortion, Babies and Infants, Bangladesh, Domestic Violence, Muslims and Islam, Myanmar, Pregnancy and Childbirth, Rakhine State (Myanmar), Refugees and Displaced Persons, Rohingya (Ethnic Group), Sex Crimes, War Crimes, Genocide and Crimes Against Humanity | 0 comments

A wave of births in refugee camps coincides with the Myanmar Army’s campaign of rape. Having been violated, the Muslim women are now shunned by their own.
Source: New York Times

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Reversing Roe v. Wade Won’t Help Republicans

Posted by on Jul 5, 2018 in Abortion, Kennedy, Anthony M, Republican Party, Roe v Wade (Supreme Court Decision), Supreme Court (US) | 0 comments

Overturning the landmark 1973 ruling, as seems more and more likely, might take away a powerful tool for energizing conservative voters — and motivate liberal ones.
Source: New York Times

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