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A brutally upsetting story about a woman forced to give birth despite knowing her child wouldn’t survive because of Nebraska’s new law banning abortion after 20 weeks.

A new UN report right in time for International Women’s Day tomorrow: Gender equality can reduce world hunger.

The Wall Street Journal joins the media misinformation bandwagon around Wisconsin by reporting that the Dems are coming home, which they say couldn’t be farther from the truth.

Sarah at Feministing Campus posts on the awesome activism happening around the protests at Dickenson College against the schools’ current sexual assault policy.

Miriam and I are going to be speaking at Stanford tonight, and St. Mary’s University tomorrow for Feministing’s Offline and Unfiltered tour. Come say hi!

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Oklahoma Lawmaker Considers Pregnant People “Hosts” in Anti-Abortion Bill

In this week’s edition of cringy, oppressive legislation, Oklahoma lawmakers have introduced a bill which would require pregnant people to obtain written permission from the father of the fetus in order to receive an abortion.

In this week’s edition of cringy, oppressive legislation, Oklahoma lawmakers have introduced a bill which would require pregnant people to obtain written permission from the father of the fetus in order to receive an abortion.