Freedom Whore – Abortion, Shame, and The Right To Deny Me My Rights by Martha Plimpton Jul01

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There are innumerable contradictions and hypocrisies buried in Monday’s all-male,...

Your Nightly Need to Know 9/15/14 Sep15

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How does the United States regulate abortion? (Vox) Arizona GOP official resigns after saying poor women should be sterilized (Raw Story) Ohio’s anti-choice nightmare: How a purple state is pioneering how to shutter clinics (Salon) The Abortion Amendment America Forgot (Cosmopolitan) The...

Your Nightly Need to Know 9/11/14 Sep11

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Missouri GOP enacts law to give women’s tiny brains 72 hours to understand what an abortion is (Salon) Missouri Lawmakers Just Enacted A 72-Hour Abortion Waiting Period With No Rape Exception (Think Progress) Missouri Legislature Tells Women Seeking Abortions to Go Home and Reflect...

Your Nightly Need to Know 9/10/14 Sep10

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Male Journalist Seeks Proof Wendy Davis Really Had an Abortion (Jezebel) National Review writer insinuates Wendy Davis is lying about her abortion, then tells lies about abortion (Raw Story) Wendy Davis and the ‘Good Abortion’ Myth (Daily Beast) GoFundMe bans all content...

Your Nightly Need to Know 9/9/14 Sep09

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I Survived An Illegal Abortion (Boing Boing) Judges to hear Texas abortion case have upheld, rejected similar laws (Houston Chronicle) What to Make of Wendy Davis’s Abortion Revelation (New York Times) Conservatives Predictably Shame Wendy Davis For Sharing Abortion Story (Huffington...

Your Nightly Need to Know 9/8/14 Sep08

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Why is a mom facing jail for helping her teen have an abortion? (Salon) Behind Bars Over Abortion (US News and World Report) Working Mom Going to Prison for Getting Her Teen Daughter an Abortion (The Stranger) Missouri poised to vote on 72-hour abortion wait (KMOV) Missouri is About to Pass...

Your Nightly Need to Know 9/5/14 Sep05

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Miscarriage Isn’t Illegal, But It’s Increasingly Treated With Suspicion (RH Reality Check) Why Republicans Are Embracing Over-The-Counter Birth Control (Think Progress) Infighting Among Anti-Choice Groups Intensifies With Personhood Trademark Feud (Right Wing Watch) 4 Instances This Week...

Your Nightly Need to Know 9/4/14 Sep04

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Meet The Woman Who Refuses To Stop Fighting Against Texas’ Abortion Restrictions (Think Progress) Texas group to open southern NM abortion clinic (KVUE) South Texas Women No Longer Have to Travel 200 Miles For Abortions (Jezebel) Abortion battle heats up November ballot in Tennessee...

Your Nightly Need to Know 9/3/14 Sep03

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Anti-Abortion Movement Breaks Promise Not to Investigate Miscarriages (Care2) Abortion Provider Expands to New Mexico in Response to Texas Anti-Abortion Law (RH Reality Check) New York City Clinic Offers Abortions and Prenatal Care to Underscore the Reproductive Justice Continuum...

Your Nightly Need to Know 9/2/14 Sep02

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Protecting Abortion Clinics – Without a Buffer Zone (Truthout) Louisiana following judge’s order on abortion law (The Times) Fragile victories for abortion access in the South (MSNBC) Abortion Rights Aren’t Safe In The South (Think Progress) California gets it right on sexual...

Your Nightly Need to Know 8/28/14 Aug28

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The Dawn of the Post-Clinic Abortion (New York Times) The fight over Louisiana’s new abortion law: 4 interesting facts (NOLA.com) When Abortion Was Only Legal In 6 States (Five Thirty Eight) In Texas, New Doctor-Restrictive Abortion Law Could Kick In Monday (Kaiser Health News) Remember...