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Opinion: How you should argue for abortion (part 1, probably)

Opinion: How you should argue for abortion (part 1, probably)

Joseph Gomez, Segment Producer

October 1, 2018


Filed under Opinion, ScotCenter, ScotCenter: Features

Joseph Gomez opines on how the political left should go about arguing for the preservation of Roe v. Wade.

Abort Trump’s polices, not foreign aid

Abort Trump’s polices, not foreign aid

Leea Ivanel, Staff Writer

January 31, 2017


Filed under Opinion

In the past week, President Trump has signed a flurry of vague, alarming executive orders turning back the clock on Obama's eight years of work, from "lessening the burden of Obamacare" to removing the United States from the Trans-Pacific Partnership, and to implementing a ban on seven Muslim-majority countries. Amidst mass protests and public outcry, however, one act is being forgotten. Trump also signed an executive order bringing back the "Global Gag Rule," a policy implemented under the Regan administration in 2001, which states that the U.S. will not give to any foreign aid organization which provides or "promotes" abortions. This policy is nothing but an attack on women on from all over the world.

FDA authorizes broader use of abortion pills

FDA authorizes broader use of abortion pills

Mona Murhamer, Staff Writer

April 1, 2016


Filed under News

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has authorized the expansion of the abortion pill Mifepristone (Mifeprex) into broader use. On Wed., March 30, the guidelines for using Mifeprex, a drug that blocks receptors of progesterone, an essential hormone in pregnancy, were shifted to make medically-induced...

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