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Abortion as a race issue: How the Hyde Amendment keeps people of color in poverty
The Frisky

Abortion as a race issue: How the Hyde Amendment keeps people of color in poverty

The Frisky - October 28, 2016

If you're a living, breathing woman in America, you're probably aware of all the restrictions and barriers placed on abortion since Roe v. Wade. One of ...


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Federal judge blocks new Florida abortion law
Times-Enterprise, Georgia - July 2, 2016

A federal court decision blocking parts of an abortion-regulation law hours before it was set to take effect is far from the end of Floridaâs legal battle over the issue, advocates on both sides said Friday.U.S. District Court Judge Robert Hinkle issued an injunction ...


Protest anniversary shows splintered anti-abortion movement
Times-Enterprise, Georgia - May 23, 2016

(AP) â Thousands of anti-abortion activists gathered in Wichita in 1991 for the Summer of Mercy, sparking tumultuous mass protests that led to nearly 2,700 arrests outside local clinics and crowning the anti-abortion group Operation Rescue as the


Family planning bill passes Ga. General Assembly
Atlanta Journal Constitution, Georgia - March 25, 2016

The legislation would establish a grant program through the state Department of Public Health to promote pregnancy and parenting services as alternatives to abortion. Grant funds could not be used to provide “counseling or written material” that includes political ...


Cobb County abortion clinic closes following neighborhood protests
Atlanta Journal Constitution, Georgia - February 28, 2016

Some activists in Cobb County are getting what they want as a controversial abortion announced it clinic closed its doors Sunday.Alpha Gynecology and Consulting, located at 410 Villa Rica Way in Marietta, took over a medical building in 2015 that used to house ...


Anti-abortion group holds prayer rally in Macon
13wmaz, Georgia - October 4, 2015

And they are really just praying for an end to abortion in our country," she said. "We are blessed in the Macon area that we don't have an abortion clinic, but we really believe that people in Macon need to know that it's important that we look for ways to abolish ...


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