DHS Bulletin Warns of Violent Threats Related to Abortion Rights Debate

DHS Bulletin Warns of Violent Threats Related to Abortion Rights Debate – CBS News Watch CBS News The Department of Homeland Security is warning the U.S. could see increased violence because of the battle over abortion rights. A newly-obtained intelligence bulletin says domestic violent extremists are using abortion rights narratives to encourage violence against the … Read more

Toronto March Shares Regret, Truth About Abortion

Holding a sign that read “I regret my abortion,” pro-life protester Debbie Fisher sat under a tent waiting to share her story with a group of hundreds gathered outside Queen’s Park for the Toronto March for Life- rally on March 13. A parishioner of St. Padre Pio Church in Woodbridge, Ontario, Fisher’s abortion took place … Read more

Harris County Concerns: 41st Children’s Houston Area Survey Shows Crime and Economy Are Houstonians’ Top Concerns

HARRIS COUNTY, Texas (KTRK) — Kinder Houston’s 41st area survey, assessing the key concerns of Harris County residents, was released Tuesday. The Children’s Institute announced the results during the first personal lunch since 2019. In this year’s Kinder Houston Area Survey, the economy and crime are at the top of residents’ concerns. This is the … Read more

Michigan judge approves 1931 abortion ban if Roe is quashed | Michigan News | Detroit

click to enlarge Updated, 3:50 PM, 5/17/22, with comments from Planned Parenthood A judge on the Court of Claims granted injunctive relief in a lawsuit filed by Planned Parenthood against Michigan’s 1931 Abortion Prohibition Act. Court of Claims Judge Elizabeth Gleicher ordered the injunction Tuesday, writing that “forced pregnancy … violates the right to make … Read more

Oakland City Council votes unanimously to become abortion shelter city

OAKLAND — City council members unanimously passed a measure on Tuesday that would make Oakland a pro-choice sanctuary city for anyone in the country seeking an abortion. “By adopting this resolution, Oakland is the first city in California to declare itself an abortion access haven and it is the first step we will take to … Read more

Italy slowly erodes access to abortion, on US wave – POLITICO

Press play to listen to this article ROME — Italy is quietly throttling access to abortion in an accelerating campaign fueled by America’s bombastic culture war over reproductive rights. Regional authorities responsible for health care in Italy are increasingly funding and providing space for anti-abortion organizations in hospitals and family planning clinics. Officials are refusing … Read more

Houston protesters march against overthrowing Roe v. Wade

On Saturday, protesters from Discovery Green marched to Houston City Hall in opposition to the US Supreme Court’s expected overthrow of Roe v. Wade. The crowd was dominated by women, some of whom carried placards demanding the right to control their own bodies. click to enlarge Nearly 50 years of law – … Read more

Women tell how little men know about reproduction in their lives

When word got out that the Supreme Court was about to overthrow Roe v. Wade, Sabrina Fonfeder decided to tweet something inspired in part by the news and in part by an ex-boyfriend. “I tweet this every time men decide it’s time to make decisions about a woman’s body, but my ex-boyfriend thought all women … Read more

Letters to the Editor—May 16, 2022

The problem: Democratic proposals that would provide funding for out-of-state women to have abortions. Spending $35 million in taxpayer dollars to help abortion providers if Roe v. Wade is brought down is irresponsible (“Hochul’s Perverse Priority,” Editorial, May 12) But if the Hochul government insists on doing it, why not divert this money from the … Read more

‘My Body My Choice’: Thousands Demonstrate Abortion Rights by US

Thousands of activists sang, drummed and waved placards across the streets of the United States on Saturday during a national day of action calling for safe and legal access to abortion. The mass demonstrations were in response to a leaked draft opinion showing that the Supreme Court’s conservative majority is about to overthrow Roe v. … Read more