Your Nightly Need to Know 1/26/15 Jan26

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Abortion Clinic Violence Is Still A Huge Problem, National Clinic Violence Study Shows, & It’s Unacceptable (Bustle) 10 Abortion Myths That Need To Be Busted (Huffington Post) Why Opponents of a New Planned Parenthood Are Doing Everything in Their Power to Stop It...

Your Nightly Need to Know 1/23/15 Jan23

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House Republicans Propose Bill Mandating Ultrasounds Before Abortions (Huffington Post) Texas Used Junk Science to Restrict Abortion (Slate) When wingnut cavemen attack: The right turns on Renee Ellmers with stunning misogyny (Salon) Why The 20-Week Abortion Ban Doesn’t Need A Vote In...

Your Nightly Need to Know 1/22/15 Jan22

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U.S. House Passes Bill Targeting Insurance Coverage of Abortion (RH Reality Check) Forty-Two Years After Roe v. Wade, The Sad State Of Abortion Rights In America (Think Progress) I’m passively pro-choice. And I’m not proud of that. (Washington Post) 3 Real Women Tell Their Abortion...

How Do We Celebrate Roe v. Wade When Abortion Rights are on the Brink? Jan22

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You’ve probably heard of Roe v. Wade: 42 years ago, the Supreme Court of the United States of America ruled that women had a constitutional right to abortion. The ruling struck down all remaining state bans on abortion and legalized abortion nationwide. But that is just the tip of the...

Your Nightly Need to Know 1/21/15 Jan21

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Abortion bill dropped amid concerns of female GOP lawmakers (Washington Post) ‘I Never Regretted It’: Why We Must Tell Our Abortion Stories (Daily Beast) The Secret History of the GOP’s New Abortion Ban (Mother Jones) #HelmsHurts: President Obama Must Act Now (Huffington...

Dear Mr. President – About That State of the Union Address… Jan21

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Dear Mr. President, Congratulations on your State of the Union address last night. The reaction appears to be resoundingly positive, and your “I know because I won both of them” mic drop was long overdue. But instead of basking in the afterglow like many of my fellow progressives this...