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Refusing to Comply With 'Dehumanizing' Rules Any Longer, Missouri's Last Abortion Clinic Defies Regulators
A state-mandated, medically unnecessary exam prior to an abortion "is just assault," clinic officials say
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The researchers "found officers bashing immigrants and Muslims, promoting racist stereotypes, identifying with right-wing militia groups and, especially, glorifying police brutality." (Photo: Robert Nickelsberg/Getty Images) Views
The Armed Bureaucracy
"Sooner or later they end up in a cage, where (they) belong."
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Black drivers in Missouri are 91 percent more likely to be pulled over by police than white drivers, according to a new report from the state's attorney general. News
'Wake-Up Call' Report Shows Black Drivers in Missouri 91 Percent More Likely to Be Pulled Over by Police
"The data should serve as a wake-up call for law enforcement officials, who have spent years lobbying against efforts to combat racial profiling."
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Extreme Flooding Across Midwest 'Exactly In Line' With Scientific Warnings of Climate Crisis: Experts
"We are living climate change right now."
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Missouri's Last Abortion Clinic Safe for Now Under Judge's Order, But Fight to Protect Roe 'Far From Over'
"The fight doesn't end here."
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'A Public Health Crisis': With Deadline in 48 Hours, Missouri's Last Abortion Clinic Sues GOP Government to Remain Open
"All of these regulations have only one purpose, which is to shut down the ability of health centers to provide safe, legal abortions—which is not going to stop abortion, but it will stop safe, legal abortions."
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Thousands of people attempt to march down Istanbul's famous Istiklal street during a rally for International Women's Day on March 8, 2019. News
Abortion Laws in Saudi Arabia More Forgiving Than in Alabama: Report
"We're not seeing right now in the Middle East and North Africa a desire to make laws more punitive and more restrictive for women who need abortions and providers. We are seeing that in the U.S."
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As Republicans Target Roe, New Poll Shows Majority of Americans Don't Want Landmark Ruling Overturned
"It isn't news that abortion is generally supported among American voters. But Republicans from state legislatures to the Supreme Court have been determined to ignore these constituents."
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'This Is Not A Drill': Amid GOP Attack, Pro-Choice #StopTheBans Rallies Take Place Nationwide
"Now more than ever, we must unite against this unprecedented attack on our fundamental rights and freedoms...Because we are in the fight of our lives."
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Pro-choice protesters in Chicago, July 2018. News
Despite Inclusive Rhetoric, Corporations Back Extremist State Legislators Waging War on Women
"In their corporate literature, these companies present themselves as champions of women and gender equality. But they have collectively donated hundreds of thousands of dollars to politicians seeking to roll back reproductive rights."
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