• As Abortion Ban Passes, Moms And Kids In Alabama Struggle In Poverty

    2 monthes ago - By Scary Mommy

    Alabama lawmakers say the abortion ban is about protecting kids, but that seems to stop once babies are out of the womb
    Yesterday, lawmakers in Alabama voted to effectively ban abortion across the state. If the governor signs the bill, all abortions will be illegal, including in the cases of rape and incest, unless the life of the mother is seriously at risk. It's part of a nation-wide push by conservatives to challenge Roe v. Wade and take away women's rights - all under the guise of being concerned about precious unborn babies.
    22 Senators voted against including an exception for rape or...
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  • Louisiana 'heartbeat' abortion ban nearing final passage

    Louisiana 'heartbeat' abortion ban nearing final passage

    2 monthes ago - By ABC News

    A proposal to ban abortions as early as the sixth week of pregnancy continues to speed through Louisiana's legislature, a day after Alabama lawmakers voted to outlaw almost all abortions
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  • Every Single Vote For Alabama's Abortion Ban Came From A Man

    Every Single Vote For Alabama's Abortion Ban Came From A Man

    2 monthes ago - By Scary Mommy

    Only four women are part of the Alabama senate. Only two cast their vote in the abortion ban.
    On Tuesday, twenty-five men voted to ban abortion entirely in the state of Alabama - except if the mother's health was in critical danger. Only two female state senators had a vote in the abortion ban. Two.
    Unsurprisingly, the 25 men who voted to restrict a woman's right to her own bodily autonomy are white and Republican. None of these men have carried a child, but each one of them voted to make abortion a crime at any stage of pregnancy.
    These 25 men, who will never be pregnant, just legislated...
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