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Faith-Based Peace Activists, Facing 25-Year Sentence, Defend Disarmament Action at Nuclear Submarine Base
"I would argue our communal criminal history has been all about upholding the basic tenets of love and providing for the common good."
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Georgia Tried to Ban Abortion, So We Sued
With this lawsuit, we and our partners are sending a clear message to those who passed this bill: they will not succeed
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40+ State and Local Prosecutors Say They Won't Enforce 'Unconscionable' Abortion Bans
"What brings us together is our view that as prosecutors we should not and will not criminalize healthcare decisions such as these."
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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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'We Need More DAs Standing Up Like This': Georgia Prosecutors Vow Not to Charge Women Under State's Unconstitutional Abortion Ban
"As a woman and mother, I am concerned about the passage and attempted passage of laws such as this one in Georgia, Alabama, and other states," said DeKalb County D.A. Sherry Boston
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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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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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Alabama Is the Most Explicit Example of What's Been Happening to Abortion Rights for Decades
Our elected representatives should be working towards creating a future that safeguards abortion care, upholds basic rights, and justice and respects our decision-making
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Nationwide Protests and State Boycotts Planned Amid Wave of GOP Attacks on Abortion Rights
"They're coming for women. They're coming for doctors. They're coming for Roe . But we're the majority—and we're NOT going back."
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