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Supreme Court agrees to hear providers’, DOJ challenge to Texas abortion ban

The Supreme Court on Friday agreed to hear two cases challenging Texas’ abortion law, which bans the procedure as soon as six weeks into pregnancy,…

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Texas urges Supreme Court to leave abortion ban in place, asks to overturn Roe v. Wade

Texas on Thursday asked the Supreme Court to keep in place a law that bans abortions after an embryo’s cardiac activity is detected, which can…

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Judge rules University of North Carolina can continue race-based admission policy

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (UNC) can continue its race-based admission policy for its undergraduate programs, … Source: https://thehill.com/homenews/state-watch/577336-judge-rules-university-of-north-carolina-can-continue-race-based Droolin’ Dog sniffed out…

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Biden administration asks Supreme Court to block Texas abortion ban

The Biden administration has asked the Supreme Court to take emergency action that would block Texas’ novel abortion ban from being enforced while litigation over…

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Lesbian sues federal government after being rejected by foster agency

A lesbian filed a lawsuit against the Department of Health and Human Services after being rejected by a federally funded religious foster care agency. Source:…

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Texas House passes bill targeting transgender students in sports

The bill would require students at public schools to play on sports teams based on the genders on their birth certificates. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/politics/politics-news/texas-house-passes-bill-targeting-transgender-students-sports-n1281624 Droolin’ Dog…

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Biden calls for defeat of anti-LGBT bills, passing Equality Act on Coming Out Day

President Biden on Monday called for the defeat of anti-LGBT bills in state legislatures and for Senate passage of the Equality Act to mark National…

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Canada invited Chelsea Manning to country just so she could be thrown out

Bizarre request made ahead of immigration hearing for Manning, whose previous attempts to enter Canada have been denied Canadian government lawyers recently invited US whistleblower…

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She guarded the Black Lives Matter memorial. Now, she’s working to protect its art

Nadine Seiler, one of those who watched over a fence at what became Black Lives Matter Plaza, is working to find homes for more than…

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Chile takes ‘first step’ towards decriminalising abortion

Proposed bill to legalise abortion up to 14 weeks hailed by Chilean legislator as ‘tremendous’ step for women’s rights. Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2021/9/28/chile-takes-first-step-towards-decriminalising-abortion Droolin’ Dog sniffed out…

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Rep. Liz Cheney says she was ‘wrong’ to oppose same-sex marriage

Cheney said in a 2013 TV interview that she opposed same-sex marriage despite the fact that her sister, Mary, is gay and married with children….

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Senate Democrats unveil new voting rights bill

A group of Senate Democrats unveiled new voting rights legislation on Tuesday in another attempt by the party to pass sweeping changes to federal elections…

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Press freedoms crumble as authoritarianism spreads

The press is being pulverized in places where democracy is deteriorating, leaving the world with little visibility into how those regions are transforming under authoritarian…

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Six-week abortion ban goes into effect in Texas

A Texas bill banning virtually all abortions after a heartbeat is detected, which can occur in as few as six weeks, went into effect at midnight on…

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Thousands expected in Washington, D.C., to march for voting rights

Thousands are expected in Washington, D.C., on Saturday to mobilize for voting rights as Congress and several states consider laws that could change ballot access….

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Texas House passes GOP-led election overhaul bill

The Texas state House passed a sweeping election overhaul bill on Friday after months of partisan fighting and a quorum-breaking walkout by Texas Democrats who…

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Colorado volleyball coach says he lost high school job after refusing to ‘denounce being gay’

Valor Christian High School said “a separation is appropriate” because of former coach Inoke Tonga’s views “pertaining to sexuality and marriage.” Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/colorado-volleyball-coach-says-he-lost-high-school-job-after-n1277732 Droolin’ Dog…

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Voting Rights Groups Launch Civil Disobedience Campaign at the White House Urging End to Filibuster

With the Democratic-led House of Representatives expected to pass the John Lewis Voting Rights Act, pressure is growing on the Biden administration and Senate Democrats…

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Rev Jesse Jackson in hospital with Covid-19

Civil rights leader, who is vaccinated, being monitored along with his wife by doctors in Chicago The Rev Jesse Jackson, the civil rights leader and…

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California judge finds Prop 22 gig worker measure unconstitutional

A California judge has ruled that Proposition 22, the measure that allows companies like Uber and Lyft to keep classifying app-based drivers in the state…

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Neighbors erect large Pride flag after school bans LGBTQ, BLM signs

Oregon neighbors have taken it upon themselves to build a large Pride flag that can be seen from the high school whose board banned it,…

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Woman who drove into 2 children because of their race gets 25 years in federal prison

“I’m sorry my skin color bothered you, but me and my people are never leaving,” one of the victims told the woman before she was…

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