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Mississippi

  1. politics
    The Cruelty of Cindy Hyde-SmithCindy Hyde-Smith winked glibly at Mississippi’s brutal violence toward black people. Then, she got elected to Congress.
  2. i feel pretty
    Donald Trump Would Like You to Know How Beautiful He Is“I shouldn’t say this, you’ll say I’m very conceited.”
  3. elections
    What’s Going on With Mississippi’s Scandal-Plagued Senate Runoff?Republican candidate Cindy Hyde-Smith has landed in hot water for her racist remarks and photos with Confederate memorabilia.
  4. reproductive rights
    Judge Strikes Down Mississippi’s Awful Abortion Ban, Calls It ‘Pure Gaslighting’He called the 15-week ban “clearly unconstitutional” in a blistering opinion.
  5. reproductive rights
    Judge Temporarily Blocks Strictest Abortion Ban in CountryThis comes the day after Mississippi made it illegal to get an abortion after 15 weeks in most cases, including rape and incest.
  6. abortion rights
    Mississippi’s Only Abortion Clinic Sues State Over New Restrictive Abortion LawJackson Women’s Health Clinic is fighting back against the most restrictive abortion law in the nation.
  7. reproductive rights
    The Nation’s Most Restrictive Abortion Bill Was Just Signed Into LawMost abortions after 15 weeks are banned, with no exceptions for rape or incest.
  8. abortion rights
    Mississippi Is Set to Pass the Most Restrictive Abortion Law in the U.S.Both the state’s House and Senate have passed the bill, and the Republican governor has indicated that he’ll sign it.
  9. Man to Be First Person Sentenced of Federal Hate Crime for Transgender MurderJoshua Brandon Vallum pleaded guilty to murdering Mercedes Williamson in December.
  10. los angeles film festival
    Mississippi’s Last Abortion Clinic, CapturedThis month’s expected Supreme Court decision could shut it down.
  11. lgbt rights
    Federal Judge Puts an End to Mississippi’s Ban on LGBT-Couple AdoptionsNow same-sex couples are free to adopt in all 50 states.
  12. quotables
    Mark Ruffalo Writes Touchingly About AbortionWho knew?
  13. scapegoats
    Mississippi Governor Blames Low Literacy on Working MomsSigh.
  14. pro-lifers
    ‘I Am a Feminist Because Jesus Made Me One’Meet the pro-lifers who call themselves “Jesus feminists.”