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‘Nikki Haley doesn’t know jack’: Former ambassador ruthlessly mocked for trashing Finland 21.3.2019 Raw Story

Donald Trump’s former ambassador to the United Nations was brutally mocked on Wednesday for failing to understand health care policy. Nikki Haley lashed out online after seeing a tweet by Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT). “In the United States it costs, on average, $12,000 to have a baby. In F...

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Pentagon’s Transgender Ban: Pushing Us ‘to Extinction’ 20.3.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
If the Trump administration’s policy affecting transgender service members goes through, “we become an endangered species,” Staff Sergeant Patricia King said.
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At UN, Trump Administration Tried to Roll Back Protections for Women 20.3.2019
U.S. officials have reportedly been quietly building an international anti-choice coalition.

The post At UN, Trump Administration Tried to Roll Back Protections for Women appeared first on Truthout.

Trump and Pence are recycling a policy fragment from the Reagan administration to attack women’s rights 20.3.2019 Raw Story

Last month, the U.S. administration officially announced its intention to block federal family planning funds for organizations that provide abortion referrals. President Donald Trump and his anti-choice Vice-President Mike Pence first presented the idea last spring. If successful, it would mean a d...

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FDA Approves First Drug To Treat Postpartum Depression 20.3.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
Zulresso injection has been approved as the first intravenous drug to treat postpartum depression in adult women, the Food and Drug Administration announced Tuesday.
28-Year Sentence for Woman Faking Cancer for Abortion 19.3.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
Zeitner received a taxpayer-funded abortion in 2010.
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Joy Villa Talks Anti-Planned Parenthood Dress 19.3.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
"I know I'm going to get a lot of flack for this."
GA Senator: Anti-Abortion Bill Is 'National Stunt' 19.3.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
“I think they’re trying to be as outrageous as they possibly can and they’ve definitely done it here.”
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Liberal Movie Star and Cory Booker: A Match Made in Moonbat Heaven 18.3.2019 NewsBusters
So Cory Booker is dating someone, and it’s not an imaginary dope-pusher named T-Bone. The noted bachelor, New Jersey Senator, 2020 primary candidate, moose impersonator and sword-and-sandals fancier is apparently “very much’ in a relationship with actress Rosario ...
Ivanka Trump ‘Failed the Families of This Country’ 18.3.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
Ivanka Trump "has either supported or declined to criticize policies that are extremely harmful to families," said a director of Family Values @ Work.
Maryland could become the first state to stop participating in the federal family planning program 18.3.2019 The Atlantic - Matthew Ygblesias
Maryland could be the first state to stop participating in the country’s only federal family program, should the Trump administration’s so-called gag rule go into effect. On Saturday, the Maryland House of Delegates passed a bill that would end the state’s participation in Title X, if the administration prevents the program’s federal family planning funds […]
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A bestselling book, hit podcast and now a new documentary: Why is everyone so obsessed with Elizabeth Holmes? 16.3.2019 Los Angeles Times - Living Green

Even before John Carreyrou was done writing “Bad Blood,” he knew there were others clamoring to take a bite of the Theranos apple.

In 2015, the Wall Street Journal reporter broke the news of the fraud being committed at the Silicon Valley start-up, a biotechnology company that promised to revolutionize...

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Tucker Carlson Boycott Nets More Results 15.3.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
More than two-dozen advertisers have distanced themselves from the right-wing pundit.
US and Iranian Hardliners Continue the Suffering 14.3.2019
Ann Wright reports on a citizen peace delegation’s recent trip to Iran, which included a meeting with the country’s foreign minister. By Ann Wright Special to Consortium News We knew that a CODEPINK: Women for Peace delegation to Iran would wind…Read more →
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The Spot: Who is the adult in the Colorado Senate, and the latest Democrat considering a 2020 Senate bid against Cory Gardner 14.3.2019 Denver Post: All Political News
Plus: Secretary of State will hold forum on campaign finance reform, Emerge Colorado adds to its board and an unbelievable fundraising email
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What’s on MPR News – 3/14/19 14.3.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: News
Here are the stories, topics, and guests you'll hear today on MPR News.
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Johnson & Johnson is found liable for California woman’s baby-powder-linked cancer 14.3.2019 LA Times: Business

Johnson & Johnson must pay $29 million to a dying California woman who blamed asbestos-tainted talc for causing her cancer, the company’s latest loss over its iconic baby powder.

Jurors in state court in Oakland on Wednesday held J&J responsible for Teresa Leavitt’s mesothelioma, a cancer linked...

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Creative agency Virtue introduces genderless voice Q to challenge biases in technology 13.3.2019 TechCrunch
Siri, Alexa, Google Assistant, Cortana and Bixby–almost all virtual assistants have something in common. Their default voices are women’s, though the role that plays in reinforcing gender stereotypes has been long documented, even inspiring the dystopian romance “Her.” Virtue, the creative agency owned by publisher Vice, wants to challenge the trend with a genderless voice […]
Fresh challenges to state exclusions on transgender health coverage 12.3.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: Science
Although federal law prohibits health insurance plans from discriminating against transgender individuals, a Georgia county specifically excludes trans-related health care from coverage.
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For the first time, Senate introduces bill to get federal dollars to pay for abortion 12.3.2019 The Atlantic - Matthew Ygblesias
For the first time ever, Senate Democrats will introduce a bill that guarantees every person has access to abortion coverage if they receive health care through the federal government. Sen. Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) will introduce the EACH Woman Act on Tuesday with support from at least nine other Democrats, including 2020 presidential candidates Sens. Kamala […]
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