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"Care in Chaos": New Documentary Uncovers Rising Tide of Attacks on Abortion Clinics Under Trump


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A new documentary by Rewire chronicles the rising tide of harassment and violence against abortion providers and clinics under the Trump administration. Called "Care in Chaos," it features Calla Hales, director of A Preferred Women’s Health Center, one of the busiest abortion clinics in North Carolina. She faces a gauntlet of harassment, threats and physical violence just to do her job.This is viewer supported news. Please do your part today.DonateDonateRelated StoryStoryJul 14, 2017New GOP Healthcare Bill Still a Huge Tax Cut for the Rich, Gutting Women's Care & Slashing MedicaidTranscriptThis is a rush transcript. Copy may not be in its final form.AMY GOODMAN: Jessica, I wanted to turn to a new documentary by your news organization, Rewire, that chronicles the rising tide of harassment and violence against abortion providers and clinics under the Trump administration.

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