Artist Michele Pred is putting the fight for reproductive rights front and center in her new show. Using electroluminescent wire, she’s written pro-choice slogans on 48 vintage prêt-à-porter purses from the 1950s and ’60s in a series of new sculptures on view at… 197 more words
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Democrats have been playing defense on abortion rights for years. They embraced what felt to them like a reasonable compromise with “safe, legal and rare,” but that formulation ignores the reality of women’s need to access abortion care. 390 more words
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A Republican-controlled state Senate committee has defeated an attempt to repeal a 2012 law requiring a woman seeking an abortion to undergo an ultrasound procedure first. 105 more words
I actually wish people talked about politics on Facebook more often. It could be a great way to get answers from people who are harder to dehumanize than random strangers are, and a bunch of eyeballs on those answers could help us all practice better argument hygiene. 442 more words
See You at the March Next Year?
It’s probably the most cringe-worthy question I have ever heard at the March for Life, and as happy as people sound when they ask it, it’s a question that is blatantly pessimistic at its core. 1,317 more words