Your Nightly Need to Know 7/14/14 Jul14

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Is TV afraid of abortion? For NBC, the answer is complicated. (Washington Post) The Reality Of Abortion Clinics Without Buffer Zones (Huffington Post)       Hobby Lobby opens a new front in the ‘War on Women’ (MSNBC)  It’s Time To Treat Abortion Like...

Your Nightly Need to Know 7/11/14 Jul11

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Harry Reid: ‘Hobby Lobby’ Bill To Be Taken Up Next Week (RH Reality Check) Abortion Buffer Zones After McCullen: How Big Is Too Big? (New York Times) Tennessee Arrests First Mother Under Its New Pregnancy Criminalization Law (Think Progress) Anti-abortion protest resumes in Portland,...

Your Nightly Need to Know 7/9/14 Jul09

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Hillary Clinton must reject the stigma that abortion should be legal but ‘rare’ (The Guardian) New Study Helps Explain Why Hobby Lobby Supporters Are So Fiercely Opposed To Birth Control (Think Progress) The Anti-Abortion Laws Are Getting Smarter (Slate) Texas Loves Babies, So Long...

Your Nightly Need to Know 7/8/14 Jul08

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After Hobby Lobby, Six Top LGBT And Civil Rights Orgs Drop Support For ENDA (New Civil Rights Movement) How Texas Created a Culture of Shame and Silence Around Abortion (Cosmopolitan) The Dangerous Abortion Restriction That’s Sweeping The Nation (Think Progress) The Sidewalk Strategies of an...

Your Nightly Need to Know 7/7/14 Jul07

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Finally, a Politician Admits to Having an Abortion Simply Because She Wasn’t Ready for a Baby (Slate) Why Gov. Jay Nixon’s Anti-Abortion Bill Veto Matters (Talking Points Memo) The Birth Control That Hobby Lobby Won’t Cover Is Leading To A Drop In Teen Births (Think Progress) Court...

Your Nightly Need to Know 7/2/14 Jul02

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New Laws Restricting Abortion Take Effect in Mississippi and Florida (RH Reality Check) New Anti-Choice Laws Go Into Effect in North Dakota and Indiana (RH Reality Check) Leader in anti-choice movement admits abortion is totally safe, still wants to ban it (Salon) While You Were Paying...

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 6/30/14 Jun30

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Supreme Court Rejects Contraceptives Mandate for Some Corporations (New York Times) Everything You Need to Know About the Hobby Lobby Ruling (New York Magazine) Hill Democrats plot response to Hobby Lobby (Politico) What’s So Controversial About the Contraceptives in Hobby Lobby (The...

Your Nightly Need to Know 6/28/14 Jun28

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Protesters gather at Boston Planned Parenthood clinic (Boston Globe) Mass. abortion clinics brace for fresh protests, lawmakers seek fix (Reuters) Worcester, MA protesters enter former buffer zone at clinic (Worcester Telegram) At Worcester clinic, buffer ruling ‘isn’t the end of...

Your Nightly Need to Know 6/27/14 Jun27

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A Day After Buffer Zone Ruling, Anti-Abortion Advocates Are Inside Boston Clinic’s Yellow Line (WBUR) Massachusetts Abortion Clinics Boost Security After Supreme Court Ruling On Buffer Zones (Huffington Post) After Buffer Zone Ruling, Abortion Rivals Prepare to Square Off Anew (New York...