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  • The link between the anti-abortion movement & “replacement theory”

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  • #VelshiBannedBookClub: R.J. Palacio on her heart-wrenching graphic novel “White Bird”

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  • Michigan AG: If my Republican opponent wins and bans abortions, ‘many women will die’

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  • Velshi: Acknowledging U.S. history of Native erasure is Step 1. Step 2 is action.

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  • Delegation of U.S. Senate led by Mitchell McConnell arrive in Kyiv

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  • Robin DiAngelo, who coined and authored “White Fragility,” joins the #VelshiBannedBookClub

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  • Photojournalist Lynsey Addario in the Donbas, Ukraine: “The front line is everywhere.”

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  • Velshi: When freedoms are taken from some of us, none of us are free

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  • Rep. Barbara Lee on the civic engagement needed to safeguard abortion rights and personal liberties

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  • Attorney for 1992 abortion case warns that what’s to come will be “much, much worse”

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  • For evangelicals, the moral outrage over abortion is about race, gender – and ultimately, power

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  • Rep. Pressley: Protect abortion rights “as if lives depend on it - because they do”

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  • Sen. Tammy Baldwin: In Wisconsin, overturning Roe “will set us back to the 1800s”

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  • Velshi: The first step toward preserving abortion rights is by calling out the lies

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  • Fmr. Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko says America’s Howitzers are a “Game Changer” 

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“You cannot erase LGBTQ folks,” says FL State Rep. about ‘Don’t Say Gay’ bill

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On the heels of the “White Discomfort” bill, a controversial new measure that would restrict discussions on LGBTQ topics in schools is making its way through the Florida state legislature. “If you are not a white, cisgender, heterosexual Republican male, Ron DeSantis doesn’t want to hear anything about you,” says Florida State Rep. Michele Rayner. The legislation is called the Parental Rights in Education but it’s been dubbed by critics as the “Don’t Say Gay” bill. President Biden, on the other hand, simply called it a “hateful bill” earlier this week. “If the states won’t be the adults in the room and protect our children, we need the federal government to do what they need to do,” State Rep. Rayner adds.