The attack on the medical profession is systematic and thorough.
Papers filed in court by the U.S. Department of Justice reveal that a Kansas county jail inmate has asserted that Angel Dillard, a known anti-choice domestic terrorist, asked him last year to firebomb the home of Dr. Mila Means.
Rachel Maddow reports on a new women’s health clinic opening on the site of Dr. George Tiller’s former clinic, to be run by a woman who worked for Dr. Tiller before he was murdered by anti-choice activists. Maddow also reports on a new TRAP law in Alabama designed to make it impossible to provide a safe and legal abortion in that state.
Calling amendments to lessen the restrictive measures in the bill “hijinks,” the state senate passed a 70-page omnibus bill onto the governor for approval.
Now that the dam on unconstitutional first trimester abortion bills has broken, Kansas wants in on the action.
Every effort to make the bill less harmful, including an attempt to allow abortions after 22 weeks for victims of sexual assault, was rejected.
Last week brought a mixed bag of decisions for reproductive justice advocates.
It distresses me that anti-choice politics could threaten my relationship with at-risk middle school students.
A full 70 pages worth of anti-choice legislation, all bundled into one bill, has made it to the Kansas House for a vote.
In states like Kansas and Oklahoma the fight for reproductive justice is raging, and making progress.