Thursday, July 2, 2020

Tag: abortion rights

New Zealand Parliament votes to decriminalize abortion care

“From now abortions will be rightly treated as a health issue. The previous law required a woman seeking an abortion to go through many hoops.”

What abortion bans and easy gun access have in common

Abortions and guns. Few issues are as polarizing or have so completely dominated the national discourse in recent years. Across the country,...

INSTITUTE INDEX: The secret money behind the push to ban abortion

There are a number of people "more dedicated to the enterprise of building a Supreme Court that will overturn Roe v. Wade."

Are we free to do what we want with our bodies?

Summing up, women and men should be free to do what they want with their bodies within reasonable limits.

‘We’re still going to be making sure people have access to...

CounterSpin interview with Jill Heaviside and Oriaku Njoku on reproductive rights assaults.

Here are the worst abortion restrictions conservative state lawmakers passed this...

These included everything from bans on the safest, most common form of second-trimester abortion to laws that would outright re-criminalize abortion.

A power more supreme than any judge

What matters most is not who is sitting on the Supreme Court, but who is “sitting in” and who is marching outside the Supreme Court, pushing for change.

How do we confront a Supreme threat to choice?

It's a matter of life and death.

Argentina Senate votes against legalizing abortion

The support for pro-abortion rights legislation won't fade away and activists will continue to push for the passing of such a bill to happen one day soon.

Senate rejects a bill that would ban abortions after 20 weeks

The vote played out much like 2015 "signaling that neither Republicans or Democrats are ready to change their minds on the issue."

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Trump’s 2020 election strategy in 25 steps

Memo to America: Beware Trump’s playbook. Spread the truth. Stay vigilant. Fight for our democracy.

Trump administration buys up nearly all the world’s supply of coronavirus drug remdesivir

Remdesivir was the first drug to be approved by U.S. licensing authorities to treat the new coronavirus.

Federal judge rules Trump administration must release detained children from ICE detention centers

“They need to make the sensible choice and release the parents to care for their children.”

Trump touts long-shot, can’t-lose gambit: ‘How to overcome a rigged, corrupt election? Just Trump...

Honor is due: Time to Make Elections Fair Again. MEFA! Won’t be any harder than building that friggin’ wall.

In times of rapid change, victory comes to those who train for it

Decades of failed reforms plus research into racism have come to the same conclusion: Only radical change will deliver what we need.