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Read one Texas abortion doctor’s scathing ultrasound informed consent form

In Texas, abortion doctors are required by law to perform an ultrasound and display and describe the image to their patient before the procedure. But the state can’t mandate that they be happy about this intrusion into the sacred doctor-patient relationship. 

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Daily Feminist Cheat Sheet

Mysterious Italian novelist Elena Ferrante is annoyed about speculation that’s she’s actually a man.

A Catholic woman who’s had an abortion on what the Pope’s new order means to her.

Emotional labor isn’t a silly fluffy girl skill. It’s a life skill.” And more men need to practice it. 

Mysterious Italian novelist Elena Ferrante is annoyed about speculation that’s she’s actually a man.

A Catholic woman who’s had an abortion on what the Pope’s new order means to her.

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Texas abortion clinics take their appeal to the Supreme Court

Pro-choice advocates and abortion providers in Texas have filed a formal petition asking the Supreme Court to hear their case against the anti-choice restrictions that threaten to close all but ten of the state’s clinics.

Pro-choice advocates and abortion providers in Texas have filed a formal petition asking the Supreme Court to hear their case against the anti-choice restrictions that threaten to close all but ten of ...

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In this together: Pay attention to Europe’s refugee crisis

For weeks now the so-called “Migrants Crisis” has dominated headlines in Europe. While I traveled across the continent a few weeks ago it was a top story again and again in the UK, Sweden, and Denmark, with headlines blaring out from airport and railway newsagents’ in a dozen languages. 

For weeks now the so-called “Migrants Crisis” has dominated headlines in Europe. While I traveled across the continent a few weeks ago it was a top story again and again in the UK, Sweden, and ...

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Let’s pledge to remember the 2015 VMAs

The 2015 VMAs were amazing in the best and worst of ways. Nicki came at Miley, Kanye is running for president, Taylor won all the awards…again, and Rebel Wilson made a tasteless joke. It was an evening.

The 2015 VMAs were amazing in the best and worst of ways. Nicki came at Miley, Kanye is running for president, Taylor won all the awards…again, and Rebel Wilson made a tasteless joke. It was an evening. ...

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Daily Feminist Cheat Sheet

Ashley Diamond, the trans woman suing the Georgia prison system, has been released on parole.

What the reactions to a potential Joe Biden campaign compared to Hillary Clinton’s tell us about sexism in presidential politics

Ashley Diamond, the trans woman suing the Georgia prison system, has been released on parole.

What the reactions to a potential Joe Biden campaign compared to Hillary Clinton’s tell us about sexism in presidential ...

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