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Texas Vigilante Abortion Law Resurrects Jim Crow-Era Tactic That Gives States Legal Cover

This article is part of TPM Cafe, TPM’s home for opinion and news analysis. It first appeared at The Conversation. The new Texas law that bans most abortions uses a method employed by Texas and other states to enforce racist Jim Crow laws in the 19th and 20th centuries that aimed to disenfranchise African Americans. [Author: Stephanie Lindquist]
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