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Trump Thinks AL Abortion Ban Goes Too Far, Says Rape/Incest Should Be Exceptions

President Donald Trump tweeted on late Saturday night that he is “strongly Pro-Life, with the three exceptions – Rape, Incest and protecting the Life of the mother,” indicating that he disagrees with Alabama’s new severe abortion ban. It seems that Trump’s main concern is that too harsh of an anti-abortion law would unify the left. “The Radical Left, with late term abortion (and worse), is imploding on this issue. We must stick together and Win for Life in 2020,” the President tweeted. “If we...
Tags: News, Abortion, Alabama abortion law, Trump tweets, Cristina Cabrera


Here Are the Details of the Abortion Laws in Alabama, Georgia and Missouri

Alabama this week signed the most aggressively anti-abortion law in recent American history. If enacted, the law would only permit abortions only if the mother’s life is at risk or if the fetus cannot survive, but not in cases of rape or incest. Alabama is not alone. After a series of conservative appointments to the…
Tags: Uncategorized, Abortion, Onetime


Inside the Network of Anti-Abortion Activists Winning Across the U.S.

The raw cultural momentum of the anti-abortion movement has taken over, and it shows no signs of slowing.
Tags: Abortion, Law and Legislation, State Legislatures


Abortion Rights Demonstration on Red Carpet of Cannes Film Festival

The documentary depicts Argentina's battle to legalize abortion
Tags: Uncategorized, Abortion, Cannes, Cannes Film Festival, Onetime


‘This is a Wave’: Inside the Network of Anti-Abortion Activists Winning Across the Country

The raw cultural momentum of the anti-abortion movement has taken over, and it shows no signs of slowing.
Tags: Abortion, Law and Legislation, State Legislatures


Footballer Héctor Bellerín calls on sport to oppose Alabama abortion ban

Arsenal defender says ban also an issue for men, and garners support from Ian WrightHéctor Bellerín, the Arsenal and Spain defender, has challenged fellow football professionals to speak out against the abortion bill passed in Alabama, in the US, this week which would make it a crime to perform a termination at any stage of pregnancy, even in cases of rape and incest.Bellerín, 24, tweeted: “I wanted to see if anyone from our industry would speak out about the abortion bill, but I guess people ar...
Tags: Abortion, UK news, Alabama, Football, US news


What Does It Really Mean to Be 6 Weeks Pregnant?

So-called ‘heartbeat’ legislation restricting abortion as early as six weeks into pregnancy has started a conversation about when most women actually learn that they’re pregnant.
Tags: Pregnancy and Childbirth, Abortion, Law and Legislation, Women and Girls, Tests (Medical, Birth Control and Family Planning


After Alabama Abortion Law, 3 Democrats Propose a New Strategy

Senators Cory Booker, Kirsten Gillibrand and Elizabeth Warren are taking an aggressive approach in a debate whose terms have long been set by conservatives.
Tags: Abortion, Presidential Election of 2020, Booker, Cory A, Gillibrand, Kirsten E, Warren, Elizabeth, Democratic Party, Roe v Wade (Supreme Court Decision, Supreme Court (US


Elizabeth Warren proposes legislation to enshrine Roe v Wade in Federal law and guarantee reproductive health care in all insurance plans

After a blizzard of state-level Republican attacks on the right of women to choose whether to carry a fetus to term, Elizabeth Warren has added another plank to her campaign platform: Congressional Action to Protect Choice, a four-point plan to rescue reproductive rights from religious extremists and misogynists. Warren's plan would enshrine the rights established in the Supreme Court's Roe vs Wade ruling in federal law, prohibit states from taking measures to undermine these rights, requir...
Tags: Post, Gender, News, Supreme Court, Elizabeth Warren, America, Choice, Abortion, Warren, Reproductive Rights, Trump, Wade, Roe, Tim Pierce, Elizabeth Warren Medium, YouKnowMe


Missouri’s GOP-Led Legislature Passes 8-Week Abortion Ban

Doctors would face five to 15 years in prison for violating the eight-week cutoff.
Tags: News, Gop, Abortion


MO Rep. Apologizes For Misspeaking About ‘Consensual Rapes’

Missouri State Rep. Barry Hovis (R) has apologized for using the phrase “consensual rape” on the House floor while he was defending an eight-week abortion ban. “Most of my rapes were not the gentlemen jumping out of the bushes that nobody had ever met. That was one or two times out of one hundred,” he said of his law enforcement career, per CNN. “Most of them were date rapes or consensual rapes, which were all terrible, but I sat in court — sat in court — when juries would struggle with those...
Tags: News, Missouri, House, Rape, Abortion, Hovis, Missouri State, Kansas City Star, Kate Riga, Barry Hovis, Barry Hovis R, Raychel Proudie, Hovis He


Missouri Lawmakers Pass Bill Criminalizing Abortion at About 8 Weeks of Pregnancy

The Republican-led House, on its final day in session, passed a bill to ban abortions after a fetal heartbeat is detected.
Tags: News, Missouri, House, Abortion, Law and Legislation, Politics And Government, State Legislatures, Pregnancy and Childbirth


‘I Don’t Even Know How to Talk to the Other Side About This’

Abortion legislation in Alabama has stoked strong opinions, and the differences between them are stark.
Tags: News, Alabama, Abortion, Kay, Ivey, Law and Legislation, Women and Girls, State Legislatures, Roe v Wade (Supreme Court Decision


Kirsten Gillibrand Is Struggling. Will Abortion Rights Be Her Rallying Cry?

The New York senator is mired near the bottom of most polls but hopes to jump-start her campaign and fund-raising as she aggressively criticizes anti-abortion laws in Alabama and other states.
Tags: New York, News, Alabama, Abortion, Sexual Harassment, Kirsten Gillibrand, Campaign Finance, New York State, Democratic Party, Gillibrand, United States Politics and Government, Primaries and Caucuses, Kirsten E, Presidential Election of 2020, Polls and Public Opinion


Big City: Abortion and the Future of the New South

Many young New Yorkers have been fleeing the city for creative hubs in the South, where housing is cheap. But what happens now?
Tags: Abortion, Labor and Jobs, Garden & Gun (Magazine, Planned Parenthood Federation of America, Republican Party, Birmingham (Ala, New Orleans (La, San Francisco (Calif


Trump takes war on abortion worldwide as policy cuts off funds

Sexual health organisations warn women will die if they are forced to seek DIY abortions‘We have to fight’: Alabama’s extreme abortion ban sparks wave of activismThe Trump administration has taken its war on abortion worldwide, cutting off all funding to any overseas organisation or clinic that will not agree to a complete ban on even discussing it.The Mexico City policy, dubbed the ‘global gag’ by its critics, denies US federal funds to any organisation involved in providing abortion services o...
Tags: Health, Africa, Women, US, Alabama, Society, World news, US news, US politics, Ronald Reagan, Mexico City, Abortion, Reproductive Rights, Sexual health, Trump, Trump Administration


US more anti-abortion than other developed countries - global poll

America on a par with India and Turkey, with almost half finding abortion unacceptableThe US is much more hostile to abortion than other countries in the developed world, with more Americans opposed to terminations than supportive, according to a survey of 23 of the world’s biggest countries.The YouGov-Cambridge Globalism survey, which was conducted before this week’s move in Alabama to impose the strictest abortion legislation anywhere in the US, found 46% of Americans said abortion was unaccep...
Tags: Health, India, Women, US, Alabama, America, Life and style, Society, World news, Turkey, US news, Global development, Abortion, Reproductive Rights, Reproductive rights (developing countries, YouGov Cambridge Globalism








In Alabama, Opposition to Abortion Runs Deep

Even before the near-total ban that Alabama’s governor signed late Wednesday, only three clinics remained in the state. The state is aiming for zero.
Tags: News, Alabama, Abortion, Kay, Robinson, Ivey, Law and Legislation, Politics And Government, State Legislatures, Yashica L (1976-


On the Front Lines of the War on Women

In Alabama, the supermajority always wins.
Tags: News, Alabama, Abortion, Kay, Maddox, Ivey, Law and Legislation, Women and Girls, Birmingham (Ala, Walter (1972-


Gillibrand: As President, I’d Seek to Codify Abortion Rights

Her comments came one day after Republican Gov. Kay Ivey of Alabama signed into law the nation's strictest abortion ban.
Tags: News, Alabama, Abortion, Democratic Party, Gillibrand, Kay Ivey, 2020 Election


Republicans’ Messaging on Abortion Puts Democrats on the Defensive

The unusually forceful campaign has created challenges that Democrats did not expect as they struggle to combat misinformation and thwart further efforts to undercut access to abortion.
Tags: News, Alabama, Abortion, Republican Party, Trump, Democratic Party, Planned Parenthood Federation of America, Law and Legislation, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Birth Control and Family Planning


Republicans’ Extreme Messaging on Abortion Puts Democrats on the Defensive

The unusually forceful campaign has created challenges that Democrats did not expect as they struggle to combat misinformation and thwart further efforts to undercut access to abortion.
Tags: News, Alabama, Abortion, Republican Party, Trump, Democratic Party, Planned Parenthood Federation of America, Law and Legislation, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Birth Control and Family Planning


Alabama’s Abortion Law Won’t Change Anything — But Only Because the Reality Was Already Bad

The state of Alabama has now passed the nation’s most restrictive abortion law – one with no exceptions for survivors of sexual assault or any medical need less dire than “immediate death or substantial physical impairment” or any fetal anomalies that aren’t lethal. Six months from now, when the law goes into effect, a doctor…
Tags: News, Supreme Court, Uncategorized, Alabama, Abortion, Roe V Wade


Trump Fulfills His Promises on Abortion, and to Evangelicals

President Trump, through his appointment of judges who oppose abortion rights and his graphic language, is again speaking a language the evangelicals embrace.
Tags: News, Abortion, Trump, Presidential Election of 2016, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Conservative Political Action Conference, Evangelical Movement, Presidential Election of 2020


Missouri Senate Passes 8-Week Abortion Ban Bill, No Rape Or Incest Exemptions

The Missouri Senate has passed a bill barring abortions at the eighth week of pregnancy, with no exemptions for rape or incest. According to NBC News, the bill now just needs an approval vote in the Republican-majority House and a signature from Gov. Mike Parson (R), who supports the legislation. Missouri is coming hot on the heels of Alabama, whose governor on Wednesday night signed into law the country’s most restrictive ban on abortion. A spate of other states across the country have passe...
Tags: News, Supreme Court, Nbc News, Alabama, Missouri, House, Abortion, Ban, Missouri Senate, Mike Parson, Kate Riga


‘The Time Is Now’: States Are Rushing to Restrict Abortion, or to Protect It

States across the country are passing some of the most restrictive abortion laws in decades, including in Alabama, where Gov. Kay Ivey signed a bill effectively banning the procedure.
Tags: News, Alabama, Abortion, Illinois, Law and Legislation, Politics And Government, State Legislatures, Kay Ivey, Supreme Court (US, Pregnancy and Childbirth, Roe v Wade (Supreme Court Decision



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