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tech-science

Mass Whale Stranding in Georgia Kickstarts Monumental Rescue Effort

Beachgoers and wildlife authorities rallied around a group of stranded pilot whales on Tuesday.
Sarah Emerson
7.17.19
war on women

UN Slams U.S. Abortion Laws as "Extremist Hate" and "Torture"

"This is gender-based violence against women, no question."
Tim Marcin
6.6.19
Abortion Rights

So-Called "Heartbeat Bills" Are a Lie, and Doctors Want You to Stop Calling Them That

The science behind laws banning abortion after a fetal "heartbeat" is detected is inaccurate.
Emma Ockerman
6.5.19
abortion

Georgia’s Abortion Law Has Managed to Piss Off Disney

“I think many people who work for us will not want to work there," said CEO Bob Iger.
Trone Dowd
5.30.19
abortion

Missouri's Governor Just Signed Another Near-Total Abortion Ban into Law

Abortion will be outlawed after eight weeks of pregnancy in Missouri.
Rex Santus
5.24.19
abortion

Giving Fetuses Legal Rights Could Be a Nightmare for Women, Advocates Say

"This is a statute that arguably makes every criminal law applicable to the pregnant women."
Carter Sherman
5.22.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast

Abortion Bans Are Causing Mass Confusion Across the Country

Bans in states like Georgia and Ohio are unlikely to be enforced, but people are already confused about whether they can access abortion care there.
VICE Staff
5.16.19
abortion

Imprisoning Women and Not Covering Birth Control Are Now on the Table in the Abortion Fight

Anti-abortion legislators are no longer just trying to chip away at Roe. They’re going after it with an ax.
Carter Sherman
5.10.19
reproductive rights

At a Georgia Clinic, Abortion Bill Causes Uncertainty and Fear

House Bill 481, which proposes making abortion illegal after around six weeks, is adding to a national debate around "fetal heartbeat" bills. But at a women's health center in Atlanta, it's already stirring very real worry and confusion for patients.
Kimberly Lawson
4.5.19
abortion

Republicans are latching onto "heartbeat" abortion bans to take down Roe v. Wade

But so far in 2019, at least 13 state legislatures have introduced bills to outlaw abortion as early as six weeks into pregnancy.
Carter Sherman
3.28.19
Recipe

Easy Khachapuri Recipe

This traditional Georgian bread is loaded with three kinds of cheese and topped with an egg yolk and za'atar, making it the perfect little boat of goodness.
Gerald Addison
Chris Morgan
3.18.19
prison reform

'Starving The Beast': The Women Working To Close a Misused Atlanta Jail

Marilynn Winn, a formerly incarcerated 68-year-old Black woman, wants to repurpose Atlanta City Detention Center into a wellness and freedom center for the local community.
Kimberly Lawson
2.8.19
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