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Repro Wrap: Anti-Choicers and Squishy ‘Alien’ Fetus Dolls at the Fair

It's summer, and that means fairs and festivals. And, of course, squishy alien fetuses.

A firestorm erupted last month at the North Dakota State Fair when Minot Right to Life began passing out tiny rubber models of 10- to 12-week fetuses to unsuspecting children.

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Mississippi Board of Health Nomination Stalls, But Bill Targetting Medication Abortion Progresses (UPDATED)

On Thursday, the Mississippi house passed a bill that would ban abortions after 20 weeks, without exceptions for rape or incest, even though the state's only remaining abortion clinic only performs abortions up to 16 weeks.

Anti-choice activist Terri Herring will not be added to the state board of health, but not because she’s completely unqualified.

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Dispatches from Jackson: Teens Having Sex is a Fact, Not Fiction, In Mississippi

(Robin Marty)

Unintended pregnancies, especially teen pregnancies, are a large contributor to the many other challenges that plague the families in Mississippi, such as high rates of maternal and child mortality, a broader health crisis, and skyrocketing poverty levels.

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Mississipi to Bring Back “Heartbeat Ban” this Legislative Session and Personhood in 2014

Governor Phil Bryant. (Urban Christian News)

If Mississippi’s only clinic does manage to stay open it may not matter, since abortion might be banned all together anyway.

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Conservatives’ Deep-Set Fear of Women’s Rights

When Gov. Phil Bryant claimed to believe that liberals just love abortion for its own sake, he was clearly lying. But that doesn’t mean we can’t understand what he’s really stabbing at, which is a deep-set fear of female independence. 

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Mississippi Governor: Democrats’ “One Mission In Life Is To Abort Children”

Gov. Phil Bryant. [img src]

Is this really what the state of Mississippi signed on for when they elected Bryant?

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