North Carolina

Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Rights groups are taking the North Carolina government to court over what's been described as "the most sweeping anti-voter law in decades." (Photo: SEIU/cc/flickr)
In what has become ground zero in the national fight against voter suppression, thousands were expected to protest outside a federal courthouse in North Carolina on Monday marking the outset of a landmark trial which will determine if Republican-backed changes made to state voting laws discriminate against minority voters. "This is our Selma,"...
Sarah Lazare, staff writer
Monday's Supreme Court decision was applauded by public health and reproductive justice advocates. (Photo: Daderot/Wikimedia/public domain)
Reproductive justice advocates expressed relief after the U.S. Supreme Court on...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Led by a father-daughter team of board-certified ob-gyns, reproductive rights...

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