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Rights & Justice


80+ US Prosecutors Vow Not to Be Part of Criminalizing Abortion Care

"Criminalizing and prosecuting individuals who seek or provide abortion care makes a mockery of justice," says a joint statement signed by 84 elected attorneys. "Prosecutors should not be part of that."

Kenny Stancil ·


End of Roe Will Have Far-Reaching Consequences

The court's ruling has done what reproductive rights advocates feared for decades: It has taken away the constitutional right to privacy that protected access to abortion.

Linda C. McClain ·


In 10 Key US Senate Races, Here's How Top Candidates Responded to Roe Ruling

While Republicans unanimously welcomed the Supreme Court's rollback of half a century of reproductive rights, one Democrat said "it's just wrong that my granddaughter will have fewer freedoms than my grandmother did."

Brett Wilkins ·


Republicans Won't Stop at Roe

The Republican majority on the Supreme Court is giving states the green light to invade everyone's privacy in ever more egregious ways.

Robert Reich ·


Fighting for Abortion Rights in Post-Roe America

Without federal abortion protections, both the public and elected leaders must act to safeguard reproductive rights.

Jennifer Weiss-Wolf ·


Patients in Trigger-Ban States Immediately Denied Abortion Care in Post-Roe US

Some people scheduled to receive abortions were turned away within minutes of the right-wing Supreme Court's decision to strike down Roe v. Wade.

Kenny Stancil ·


'Tip of the Iceberg': Thomas Says Court Should Reconsider Marriage Equality, Right to Contraception

"It is clear he and the court's majority have no respect for other precedents that have been won in recent decades," said Rep. Pramila Jayapal.

Julia Conley ·


'We Won't Go Back!': Rapid-Response Protests Across US After Roe Reversal

"If there's one thing we know," said one campaigner, "it's that no ruling, law, or decision is unchangeable. The rules are determined by who holds the power. So now we have to build the power to fight back."

Brett Wilkins ·


'A Dark Day for Our Nation': Right-Wing Supreme Court Ends Constitutional Right to Abortion

"With this decision, the Supreme Court's extreme right-wing supermajority has struck a tremendous blow to our fundamental freedoms."

Jake Johnson ·


Additional Prison Inmates Starve to Death as Crisis Worsens in Haiti

The United Nations is urging Haiti to address the food, water, and medicine shortages imperiling its incarcerated population.

Kenny Stancil ·

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