Jenna McGuire, newsroom staff

Jenna McGuire is an editorial assistant in the Common Dreams newsroom.

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"One in four women will have an abortion before the age of 45...I am one of them." (Photo: Busy Tonight/Twitter) News
Wednesday, May 08, 2019
'Genuinely Really Scared for Women and Girls': Busy Philipps Shares Personal Abortion Story In Viral Video
Busy Philipps, actress and host of Busy Tonight , took time out of her Tuesday night show to defend reproductive rights in response to Georgia passing a six-week abortion ban earlier in the day, which ACLU called a "near total ban on abortion." "I had an abortion when I was 15 years old," said...
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Wednesday, February 06, 2019
'Disgusting': GOP Congressman Tries to Get Parkland Victim's Father Ejected From Gun Control Hearing
Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-Fla.) was angrily interrupted by Manuel Oliver, the father of Majory Stoneman Douglas shooting victim Joaquin Oliver, during a House Judiciary Committee hearing on gun violence Wednesday after the lawmaker said that "a wall" on the southern border would be a more effective way to...
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"Our hearts are breaking for this family."(Photo: CBS Screenshot) News
Tuesday, December 18, 2018
'Wanting to Kiss and Hold Her Son One Last Time,' Public Pressure Wins Yemeni Mother Waiver to Trump's Cruel Muslim Ban
Shaima Swileh, a Yemeni mother who the United States government had denied entry on the basis of the Trump administration's controversial Muslim ban, has finally won a temporary visa to visit her dying two-year-old son, Abdullah Hassan, who has been on life support for over a month in an Oakland,...
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