Uganda

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Locusts swarm from ground vegetation
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climate emergency sign
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Further

In another crime against women and science, this week marks the anniversary of what advocates call "a clear killer": Trump not just reinstating, but expanding, a Global Gag Rule that denies U.S. funds to international health non-profits who offer - or even talk about - abortion, which in turn curtails access to contraceptives and other services. Activists marked the sorry event with a lightshow on Trump's D.C. Hotel declaring, "It doesn't take a genius to know family planning works."