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National Catholic Reporter (blog)

We know the number of abortions decreased in Massachusetts with the advent of Romneycare, the health care insurance law the Affordable Care Act was modeled on. Data indicates that the availability of contraceptives plus the availability of medical coun

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Earlier today, we released a report on the âSummer of Justice,â a week-long event this summer in Wichita, Kansas, that commemorated the 25th anniversary of the infamous anti-abortion âSummer of Mercy.âAt the event, activists organized by Operation Save America ...

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Abortion Activists Trash Group Providing Health Care to Low-Income Women Just Because It's Pro-Life
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Criticism erupted when the State of Texas recently announced a $1.6 million grant to a network of 27 medical providers affiliated with The Heidi Groupâbecause founder Carol Everett has been a pro-life advocate. Now the abortion lobby, with an assist from mainstream ...

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"Care in Chaos": New Documentary Uncovers Rising Tide of Attacks on Abortion Clinics Under Trump
Democracy Now! - July 14, 2017

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 ...

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