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 10/16/14 Oct16

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Abortion clinics reopen across the state (San Antonio Express) Texas abortion clinics open and close on whims of recent rulings (The Guardian) The Abortion Conversation We Need To Have (Huffington Post) Polling Confirms That Voters See Abortion Access As An Economic Issue For Women (Think...

Your Nightly Need to Know 10/15/14 Oct15

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What you need to know about the Texas abortion case (MSNBC) Supreme Court Puts Some Texas Abortion Restrictions on Hold, But There’s Still a Crisis (Care2) The Supreme Court Might Finally Stop the Assault on Reproductive Rights (The New Republic) New Clinic Standards In Texas Won’t Make...

Your Nightly Need to Know 10/14/14 Oct14

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Supreme Court Allows Texas Abortion Clinics to Stay Open (New York Times) U.S. Supreme Court Puts Abortion Provision on Hold (Texas Tribune) Supreme Court saves Texas abortion access, for now (MSNBC) Doctor goes to great lengths to keep abortion accessible (LA Times) Health-Care Company Looks...

Your Nightly Need to Know 10/10/14 Oct10

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This Alabama Judge Has Figured Out How to Dismantle Roe v. Wade (Pro Publica) In the abortion wars, a new ground zero (Yahoo) 72-Hour Wait For Abortions Will Reduce Access, Providers Say (St. Louis Public Radio) The Safer, More Affordable Abortion Only Available in Two States (The...

Your Nightly Need to Know 10/8/14 Oct08

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Rand Paul’s Personhood Problem (New Yorker) Texas and Other States are Using Red Tape to Close Abortion Clinics (Vice) Is Colorado’s ‘Personhood’ Amendment a Sweeping Approach to Ban Abortion? (RH Reality Check) Why This Writer Says Everyone Should Be Pro-Choice (Cosmopolitan) Map...

Your Nightly Need to Know 10/7/14 Oct07

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Is This the Return of Back Alley Abortions? (Daily Beast) The great American sex scandal: US activist Sarah Sophie Flicker discusses the country’s threat to reproductive rights (Stylelist UK) Anti-Abortion Groups Are Still Fighting Birth Control Coverage In Court (Huffington Post) New...

Your Nightly Need to Know 10/6/14 Oct06

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Texas Health Care Providers Take Fight for Abortion Access to U.S. Supreme Court (Center For Reproductive Rights) Abortion providers ask Supreme Court for reprieve (Houston Chronicle) Texas abortion clinic map: where to find the remaining providers (The Guardian) Here’s the 500-mile drive...

Your Nightly Need to Know 10/2/14 Oct02

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Reversal Allows Abortion Law, Forcing 13 Texas Clinics to Close (NY Times) 5th Circuit Allows Texas Abortion Law to Take Effect (Austin Chronicle) Court: Texas Can Enforce Strict Abortion Rules For Now (Texas Tribune) Alabama’s Abortion Law Puts Minors On Trial And Gives Their Fetuses A...

Your Nightly Need to Know 10/1/14 Oct01

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Teenage Pregnancy and Abortion Rates Plummet With Long-Acting Female Contraception, Study Says (New York Times) In a land without abortions, women die (The Courier-Journal) Kenya Plans to Hang a Nurse for Botching an Illegal Abortion (Mother Jones) ACLU Challenges New Alabama Abortion Law (ABC...

Your Nightly Need to Know 9/30/14 Sep30

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Wendy Davis and why it matters that female politicians are talking about their abortions (Washington Post) Abortion Access May Enable Women to Leave Their Abusive Partners (Cosmopolitan) Abortion Restrictions Could Put More Women At Risk For Domestic Violence (Think Progress) National Review...