Abortion rights shouldn’t be at the mercy of the judiciary. We need federal legislation codifying Roe v. Wade — and Democrats need to buck up and eliminate the filibuster to pass it.
Tag: Roe v. Wade
It’s time to say it: the US supreme court has become an illegitimate institution
With its decision on Roe v Wade, the court has signaled its illegitimacy – and thrown the American project into question
Source: It’s time to say it: the US supreme court has become an illegitimate institution | Jill Filipovic | The Guardian
Roe v. Wade overturned: America is about to confront the bloody consequences of banning abortion.
In the wake of Dobbs, we have no choice but to talk about the graphic reality of our bodies.
Source: Roe v. Wade overturned: America is about to confront the bloody consequences of banning abortion.
Roe v. Wade Live News: Supreme Court Rules on Abortion –
The Supreme Court Could Foster a New Kind of Civil War | Portside
The Supreme Court’s expected overturning of Roe v. Wade has captured all the news attention, but the Court could well lay the groundwork for even larger changes in American governance before it adjourns for the term — and trigger a state-by-state battle for the new shape of laws and American civic life. If Roe v. Wade is overturned, activists on both sides are already girding for full-force political battles over state abortion access, possibly followed by similar struggles over contraception, and even same-sex marriage.
Source: The Supreme Court Could Foster a New Kind of Civil War | Portside
Online data could be used against people seeking abortions if Roe v. Wade falls
Data privacy is an abstract issue for most people, even though virtually everyone is at risk. If abortion becomes illegal, digital surveillance could take an even darker turn.
Source: Online data could be used against people seeking abortions if Roe v. Wade falls
A Broken Democratic Process Led Us to the Roe v. Wade Earthquake
Lies, power grabs, voter suppression, and the tyranny of the minority.
Source: A Broken Democratic Process Led Us to the Roe v. Wade Earthquake