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  1. abortion
    Fact-checking the Arguments That Could Overturn Roe v. WadeAn incomplete list of the abortion-related fallacies the Supreme Court heard this week.
  2. power
    Donate to an Abortion Fund Right NowIf you’re terrified about losing Roe v. Wade, it’s the best thing you can do.
  3. abortion
    What to Know About the Abortion Case Set to Challenge Roe v. WadeThe Supreme Court is set to hear arguments on a Mississippi law that would ban most abortions after 15 weeks.
  4. vax politics
    The Unvaxxed Lefties Hiding in Plain SightThey insist they’re more sophisticated than your typical anti-vaxxer. Not that they’re telling anyone.
  5. feminism?
    Introducing President Kamala HarrisWe briefly had our first woman president thanks to … a colonoscopy.
  6. power
    Congressman Posts Bizarre Cry for AttentionRepresentative Paul Gosar of Arizona tweeted an anime video depicting him violently attacking AOC.
  7. vanderpump rules?
    Sexy Unique Restaurateur Lobbies Against Raising Minimum WageWest Hollywood now has the highest hourly rate in the country, no thanks to Lisa Vanderpump.
  8. abortion
    Ohio Looks to Replicate Texas’s Extreme Abortion BanHouse Republicans are proposing their own vigilante law, which would end abortion outright in the state.
  9. power
    Puerto Rico’s Loudest Whisper NetworkFed up with a broken justice system, the organizers of an Instagram account started naming alleged abusers. Then one of the accused killed himself.
  10. climate crisis
    Greta Thunberg Says Change Won’t Come From Politicians at COP26“No more blah, blah, blah,” she said outside the climate summit.
  11. power
    Letitia James Is Running for GovernorNew York’s attorney general is the first Democratic challenger to incumbent Kathy Hochul.
  12. power
    Andrew Cuomo Has Been Charged for Allegedly Groping a StafferThe Albany sheriff’s office filed a criminal complaint for forcible touching, a misdemeanor.
  13. please?
    Is Halloween Over Yet?Mitt Romney and Kyrsten Sinema came up with another haunting collaboration.
  14. power
    Huma Abedin Says She Was Sexually Assaulted by a SenatorThe allegations against Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh resurfaced her own experience, she writes in her forthcoming book.
  15. abortion
    What’s Next for the Extreme Texas Abortion Ban?The Supreme Court will hear opening arguments in the case on November 1.
  16. power
    Paris Hilton Wants Congress to Crack Down on Abusive Reform SchoolsShe lobbied lawmakers to draft a bill of rights for residents of congregate-care facilities.
  17. first person
    Will My Tigrayan Family Ever Really Be Free?In 1990, we escaped from a Sudanese refugee camp. Now my father is trapped in Tigray again.
  18. déjà vu
    It’s Time for Olympic Protests AgainDidn’t we just do this?
  19. ;)
    Trump Really Wants You to Know He’s ‘Not Into Golden Showers’Okay, buddy, sure you’re not ;)
  20. style
    Are Headscarves Only Cool When They’re on the Runway?The style was all the rage at Paris Fashion Week, even while France keeps trying to ban the hijab.
  21. q&a
    How Do We Investigate Sexual Offenses Fairly?If you care about sexual violence, you have to care about due process, argues the lawyer and activist Alexandra Brodsky.
  22. power
    The Femicide Case That’s Captivated PakistanThese crimes rarely end in conviction, especially for the rich and powerful. Could this time be different?
  23. power
    A Record 106 Abortion Restrictions Have Already Passed This YearAnd 2021 isn’t even over.
  24. abortion rights
    Billie Eilish Almost Canceled Texas Show After Abortion BanShe was among other celebrities, including Amy Schumer and Jennifer Lawrence, to voice support of abortion rights over the weekend.
  25. how i get it done
    21-Year-Old Activist Deja Foxx Has Her Sights Set on Being President“I don’t just want to, I plan to.”
  26. abortion rights
    Cori Bush Says She Had An Abortion After She Was RapedThe congresswoman described having an abortion at 18 during today’s House Oversight Committee hearing on reproductive rights.
  27. the cut podcast
    Who Gets to Be Safe at HBCUs?On the Cut, navigating the struggles for survivors to be believed, and seeking advice from professor and attorney Anita Hill.
  28. immigration
    How to Help Haitian Asylum SeekersUsing a Trump-era rule, the Biden administration has deported at least 1,400 asylum seekers so far.
  29. q&a
    Where’s the Media Attention for Missing Indigenous Women?Journalist Connie Walker discusses Gabby Petito and how her case might have been treated if she were Indigenous.
  30. hypocrisy
    Of Course Susan Collins Won’t Vote to Protect Abortion RightsShe says she supports codifying Roe v. Wade, but won’t show that support via her vote.
  31. power
    Uma Thurman Reflects on Having an Abortion As a Teen“I can assure you that no one finds herself on that table on purpose.”
  32. spooky!
    This Sexy Bernie Sanders Costume Looks … Pretty Comfy?Consider, if you will, wearing wearing mittens for Halloween.
  33. abortion rights
    Over 500 Athletes Urge the Court to Protect Abortion RightsSoccer star Megan Rapinoe is among the hundreds of women athletes calling on the U.S. Supreme Court to uphold Roe v. Wade.
  34. surprise
    The Texas Abortion Ban Is Becoming a Hot Legal MessTwo disbarred attorneys are suing under the law, though not for the reasons you might think.
  35. immigration
    U.S. Has Begun Mass Deportation of Haitian Asylum SeekersThe Biden administration is using a Trump-era rule to justify expelling asylum seekers before they have a chance to file a claim.
  36. texas abortion ban
    The Future of Abortion Doulas in Texas“Whatever comes next, there are people who are out here doing the work and will continue to do the work.”
  37. power
    “No One Wants to Get Sued”: Some Abortion Providers Have Stopped Working in TXNearly half of the doctors at one of the state’s biggest providers stopped working after Texas’ new law went into effect.
  38. power
    These Two Women Have Potential to Play Outsized Role in Virginia Abortion RightsWhat one lieutenant governor’s race previews about the politics of reproductive health care in next year’s midterm election cycle.
  39. politics?
    Slogans Were Big at This Year’s Met GalaWhat’s more American than luxury with a side of protest?
  40. schmoozing
    Eric Adams Pursues the Youth VoteHe was seen partying with two TikTokers at a members-only club last weekend.
  41. power
    The U.N.’s Own Humanitarian CrisisFour years after promising to address its internal “scourge” of sexual misconduct, the multinational institution remains in conflict with itself.
  42. abortion
    This Is the Moment Anti-Abortion Extremists Have Been Waiting ForThey’ve been officially deputized by the state of Texas to terrorize patients and providers.
  43. power
    Now the Entire Time’s Up Board Has ResignedThe fallout from Andrew Cuomo’s sexual-harassment scandal continues.
  44. abortion
    The Texas Abortion Ban Is in Effect, But We Haven’t StoppedAn abortion fund in Texas on the effect the state’s new extreme anti-choice law is already having on patients.
  45. culture wars
    Critical Race Theory Might Actually Save UsDon’t think of it as a theoretical exercise in the classroom or in the courts. Consider it the reality check our democracy needs in order to survive.
  46. q&a
    How Western Feminism Imposed Itself on the WorldIn her new book, Rafia Zakaria asks us to imagine a movement that goes beyond centering the needs and aspirations of white, upper-class women.
  47. suspicious
    Did Cuomo Really Just Abandon His Dog?The ex-governor vociferously denied allegations that he left Captain at the mansion when he moved out.
  48. politics
    Everything to Know About Kathy HochulNew York’s lieutenant governor — and Andrew Cuomo’s successor — takes office on Tuesday.
  49. ew
    Someone Married Matt GaetzThe alleged child sex trafficker eloped in an apparent bid for a distracting “MAGA romance.”
  50. mysteries
    But Why Was He Wearing Two Shirts?Questions concerning a grocery store dust-up between Larry David and Alan Dershowitz.
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