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Missouri lawmaker compares getting an abortion to buying a new car or re-carpeting

TweetThe Missouri legislature is considering an ultrasound bill that would triple the waiting period before having an abortion in the state to a whopping 72 hours. During a hearing the other day, the bill’s sponsor Rep. Chuck Gatschenberger made his case by drawing on his personal experience with an unintended pregnancy buying a new car and [...]
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New documentary: Mexican women incarcerated for “homicide” after aborting gain their freedom

Tweet This is the story of how Mexican organizers and lawyers were able to free six women incarcerated for homicide for terminating their pregnancies.  Tweet
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Hobby Lobby’s retirement plan invests in contraception companies

TweetYup, that Hobby Lobby. The company that’s taken their “deeply held” religious objection to contraception all the way to the Supreme Court. The company that thinks allowing their employees to get coverage for certain types of birth control through their insurance plans–plans, mind you, that the employees pay the premium on–amounts to subsidizing immorality. The company [...]
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Weekly Feminist Reader

Tweet Consent, the mixtape:  ”To say that love is the overriding theme of pop music is misleading.” A step by step of what the Hobby Lobby / personhood Supreme Court case really means. Poverty and fatherhood in Camden, New Jersey. A portrait of trans artists changing the landscape of contemporary art.  Tweet
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Video: This is what “pro-life” terrorism looks like

Tweet Democracy Now! has a terrible but important story about a how an abortion provider who survived legal challenges and firebombings is finally shutting down her clinic because of vandalism. Tweet
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