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Opinion: Native Women Are Getting Murdered. This Is How We Stop It.

Senator Catherine Cortez Masto is introducing two new bills focused on curbing the relentless violence against Native women in the U.S.
Catherine Cortez Masto
6.20.19
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Bernie Sanders Says He'd Consider Decriminalizing Sex Work

He's the second frontrunner in 24 hours, after Elizabeth Warren.
Marie Solis
6.20.19
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Joe Biden Wagged His Finger At Me When I Asked Him About Abortion

The story behind the viral Twitter photo.
K.C. Cayo
6.12.19
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Politicians Are Getting Serious About Decriminalizing Sex Work

In the past, these proposals were meant to advance the conversation. Now they're designed to be passed.
Marie Solis
6.11.19
healthcare

Trump’s New Rule Could Effectively Allow Discrimination Based on Race and Age

A closer look at the healthcare proposal released last month reveals that it goes beyond removing protections for LGBTQ people and those who've had an abortion.
Emmarie Huetteman, Kaiser Health News
6.11.19
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Joe Biden's Views on Abortion Are Stuck in 1976

The Democratic frontrunner still supports a ban blocking low-income people from abortion access.
Marie Solis
6.5.19
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Doctors May Soon Be Legally Able to Refuse to Treat Trans People

The Trump Administration has proposed a revision of the Affordable Care Act that would eliminate anti-discrimination protections for transgender Americans.
Diana Tourjée
5.24.19
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College Republicans Are Trying to Block Abortion Access on Campus

Protests erupted at the University of Chicago this week over a fund that students can use to pay for abortions.
Marie Solis
5.24.19
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Eight States Will Immediately Ban Abortion If Roe v. Wade Is Overturned [Updated]

"Trigger laws" used to be rare—but in the last few months alone, they've doubled in number.
Marie Solis
5.24.19
LGBTQ

The US Government Says Homeless Shelters Should Be Allowed to Ban Trans People

The new rule would allow shelters to deny a population more than twice as likely to be homeless.
Diana Tourjée
5.23.19
Health

My Brother Raped Me and My Anti-Abortion State Senator Didn't Care

"I thought maybe I’d gotten through to him—maybe he would vote for an amendment adding exceptions for rape and incest to Ohio's abortion bill. He voted no."
Anonymous
5.23.19
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Two Editors on How to Make an Abortion Ban Funny

The cofounders of satire site Reductress talk about how they're capturing people's collective rage.
Marie Solis
5.21.19
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