Tag: Reproductive Rights

From Right to Left, There Are Plenty of Culprits for the Looming Roe Disaster

People sometimes refer to Collins as naïve, or hopelessly naïve. This is nonsense. She lied. Maine leans Democratic overall, but its GOP is nuts; remember Paul LePage? She obviously feared a primary if she didn’t find some lame excuse to vote for Kavanaugh. If Roe is overturned next June, she’ll undoubtedly profess her “shock” and […]

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The Supreme Court Will Overturn Roe v. Wade

During oral arguments on Wednesday, Roberts questioned Mississippi Attorney General Scott Stewart on the about-face. The chief justice appeared to be trying to carve out a middle ground of sorts, one where the court might narrowly uphold the law without overturning Roe and Casey outright. Oral arguments, as I noted last week, are often a […]

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The Supreme Court Won’t Gut Roe the Way Texas Wants Them To

Those concerns appeared to resonate among at least three of the court’s conservative justices. Chief Justice John Roberts, who dissented from the court’s decision to allow S.B. 8 to go into effect in September, asked whether a law allowing a $1 million bounty instead of a $10,000 bounty would create enough of a chilling effect […]

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The Supreme Court Won’t Gut Roe the Way Texas Wants It To

Those concerns appeared to resonate among at least three of the court’s conservative justices. Chief Justice John Roberts, who dissented from the court’s decision to allow S.B. 8 to go into effect in September, asked whether a law allowing a $1 million bounty instead of a $10,000 bounty would create enough of a chilling effect […]

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Black and Brown Led Reproductive Rights Groups Are Leading The Way To Change

NewsOne Featured Video CLOSE Source: Bloomberg / Getty On Oct.2, thousands of women took to the streets of Washington, D.C., for the 5th Women’s March. This year, the organization shifted its focus to abortion justice and reproductive rights issues. One of over 650 events nationwide, an estimated 5,000 attendees met at Freedom Plaza on Saturday […]

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Abortion Justice Marches Leverage National Network In Support Of State And Local Organizing

NewsOne Featured Video Source: KENA BETANCUR / Getty Over four years after the inaugural Women’s March, people across the country gathered in defense of abortion justice. With the chilling effect left by the Texas abortion ban, complete with vigilante enforcement provision and pending litigation challenging the constitutional right to abortion established by Roe v. Wade, […]

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The First Plaintiffs to Sue Under the Texas Abortion Ban Are as Ridiculous as the Ban Itself

The lawsuit is also unusual in other ways. Stilley spent almost an entire page making unrelated assertions about Braid and his beliefs. The complaint claims that Braid “is kind and patient and helpful toward bastards, but ideologically opposed to forcing any woman to produce another bastard against her own free will,” that he “has some […]

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