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

October 1, 2018

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

Under the Obama administration, women gained reproductive rights all over America. However, under the Trump administration, women's rights are already being limited, starting with women outside of the U.S.

Abort Trump’s polices, not foreign aid

January 31, 2017

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.

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FDA authorizes broader use of abortion pills

April 1, 2016

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...

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