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...

Your Nightly Need to Know 9/29/14 Sep29

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Notorious R.B.G. explains why abortion will never be illegal for rich women (Death and Taxes) Reverends like us should never oppose access to abortion or sex ed (Washington Post) Pro-Choice Group Calls Out Governors For Being ‘Obsessed’ With Abortion (Think Progress) Anti-Choice Super PAC...

Your Nightly Need to Know 9/25/14 Sep25

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As Women Die from Illegal Abortions in Brazil, Presidential Candidates Remain Silent (Vice News) The Courage of Dawnna Dukes (Austin Chronicle) El Salvador abortion ban is torture, kills women: Amnesty International (Reuters) Fifth Wisconsin Planned Parenthood Closes Due to Targeted Budget...

Your Nightly Need to Know 9/24/14 Sep24

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Sen. Murray Introduces Legislation to Improve Emergency Contraception Education, Access (RH Reality Check) 5 Things You Probably Don’t Know About “40 Days For Life” (Care2) Spain Drops Its Effort To Roll Back Women’s Abortion Rights (Think Progress) Making Abortions Illegal Doesn’t...

Your Nightly Need to Know 9/22/14 Sep22

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Religious Conservatives Finally Admit What They Really Want Out Of Hobby Lobby (Think Progress) Rick Perry defends abortion law with … Joan Rivers? (MSNBC) Not Alone’ Reminds Us Women Who Have Abortions Are Our Daughters, Mothers, Grandmothers And Friends (Huffington Post) Attacks on...

Your Nightly Need to Know 9/19/14 Sep19

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Abortion Opponents Take Fight With Planned Parenthood to Ridiculous Extreme in Miss America Battle (TruthOut) Planned Parenthood Is About to Make It a Lot Easier to Get Birth Control (Slate) Birth control a few clicks away: But will app discourage exams? (Seattle Times) Millions Of Women...