If ‘Roe’ falls, more students could face ‘maternity penalty’

With the Supreme Court poised to overrule Roe vs. Wade, college students in much of the country are likely to lose access to abortion in their states. A draft opinion leaked earlier this month suggested that a majority of justices support the move to overturn legal precedent that established access to abortion as a constitutional … Read more

What is behind this attack on reproductive rights | pith in the wind

know about What is behind this attack on reproductive rights | pith in the wind in details Oh, Roe. Well shit. Did you know that doctors can’t just remove organs from a dead person and use them in life? The deceased person must have left explicit instructions that his organs may be used in that … Read more

Republican attacks on reproductive rights are hypocrisy

know about Republican attacks on reproductive rights are hypocrisy in details OPINION AND COMMENT Opinion’s editorials and other content offer perspectives on issues important to our community and are independent of the work of our newsroom reporters. Tim Webb of Bradenton joined over a hundred people at a rally organized by Women’s Voices of SW … Read more

Senate blocks abortion rights bill Roe v. Wade

Democrat Joe Manchin joined Republicans in blocking a bill Wednesday that would make the abortion rights ruling law in Roe v. Wade, dealing a setback for Democrats fighting to preserve protections the Supreme Court could soon throw away after nearly five decades. Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer went ahead with a vote on the Women’s … Read more

Michigan ballot initiative could give voters a powerful way to support reproductive rights

know about Michigan ballot initiative could give voters a powerful way to support reproductive rights in details Michigan ballot initiative could give voters a powerful way to support reproductive rights Every time a Democratic politician has responded to the current crisis around people’s ability to choose what is best for their own bodies and lives … Read more

The loss of reproductive health care will harm women in many ways.

know about The loss of reproductive health care will harm women in many ways. in details The loss of reproductive health care will harm women in many ways. (Rick Bowmer | AP Photo) In this May 21, 2019, photo, activists gather in the Utah state capitol rotunda to protest abortion bans taking place in Utah … Read more

the story of a couple’s abortion, 45 years later | Is personal

Last week’s leak of a US Supreme Court opinion on Roe v Wade took me back more than four decades, when, in the space of six months, I had two abortions. I hope my story helps people understand that the right to abortion is not only a political or moral issue, but also one of … Read more

California Leaders and Lawmakers Speak Out to Protect Women’s Reproductive Rights

know about California Leaders and Lawmakers Speak Out to Protect Women’s Reproductive Rights in details LOS ANGELES (KABC) — California Attorney General Rob Bonta joined legislative leaders and women’s rights advocates Tuesday in his ongoing fight to protect reproductive rights. “As the leader of the largest state justice department in the United States of America, … Read more

The redistributed power of “Roe” and its supporters should defend it

know about The redistributed power of “Roe” and its supporters should defend it Protesters for abortion rights at the March for Women’s Lives in Washington, DC, in 1986. (Ann E.Zelle/Getty Images) subscribe to The nation Subscribe now for as little as $2 a month! Thank you for registering The nationweekly newsletter of . Thank you … Read more

Hello sisters, let’s go back

At the present time, with women’s rights under all-out attack in the US, it’s a distinctly strange feeling to watch snippets of the film. from 9 to 5. Announcements, events and more from Tyee and select partners Ten Tyee Journalist Award Nominations Finalists are nominated for Canada’s prestigious National Magazine Awards and Digital Publishing Awards. … Read more

Abortion rights protests form outside SCOTUS judges’ homes

know about Abortion rights protests form outside SCOTUS judges’ homes in details Pro-abortion activists protested Saturday night outside the homes of conservative Supreme Court Justices Brett Kavanaugh and John Roberts, days after an unprecedented leak of a draft opinion revealed the highest court’s plans. of the country to overturn Roe v. Wade. About 100 protesters, … Read more

One year on, advocates say $45 million sexual and reproductive health fund still hasn’t been released – National

know about One year on, advocates say $45 million sexual and reproductive health fund still hasn’t been released – National in details A year after the federal government announced a $45 million fund for organizations that make sexual and reproductive information and services more widely available, activists say none of the money has been released. … Read more

True sex education, health care, child care, not punitive laws, are the keys to reducing abortion.

Comprehensive sex education, health care, child care, non-punitive laws, are the keys to reducing abortion. (Leah Hogsten | The Salt Lake Tribune) State Street was filled with hundreds during the SLC Women’s March for Reproductive Rights and Access to Safe Abortion, Oct. 2, 2021. By the Editorial Board of the Salt Lake Tribune | May … Read more

How the US would change Alito’s draft opinion on abortion rights

know about How the US would change Alito’s draft opinion on abortion rights in details Those who have watched Samuel Alito during his sixteen years as a Supreme Court justice will not be surprised to learn that his draft opinion in the case of Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization, a challenge to a restrictive … Read more

Los Angeles County supports effort to make the county a safe haven for women seeking abortions

know about Los Angeles County supports effort to make the county a safe haven for women seeking abortions in details LOS ANGELES (CNS) — Amid news that the US Supreme Court is poised to overturn the landmark Roe v. Wade, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors lent its support Tuesday to a proposed pilot … Read more

We see inequalities in reproductive rights in Canada every day

know about We see inequalities in reproductive rights in Canada every day in details The leaked Supreme Court opinion that overturned Roe v. Wade, surprising and unprecedented, became a breaking alert for the ages. The reaction has been explosive. Mass protests have broken out, politicians of all persuasions are capitalizing on the spotlight, and a … Read more