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Another Day, Another Abortion Restriction

Right-wing extremists who support laws such as this are driven by an insatiable desire to shame women. Most of these legislators are men whose maleness exempts them from ever knowing what it feels like to have no control over their bodies or their daily lives.

December 15, 2016

Missouri Governor Jay Nixon Vetoes ‘Extreme’ Abortion Bill

In a week when the federal government placed even more restrictions on women’s rights, there was a silver lining on the state level: Governor Jay Nixon (D-MO) vetoed an extreme abortion bill on Wednesday. House Bill 1307 would have tripled the mandatory waiting period before an abortion to 72 hours, which would have given Missouri the […]

July 3, 2014