Discuss: They're Really Using a Pandemic to Gut Abortion Access

They're Really Using a Pandemic to Gut Abortion Access

Republican governors and their administrations have seized onto the growing covid-19 pandemic to stop people from getting abortions, suspending “non-essential” medical procedures and (conveniently for them!) including abortions in that definition. On Tuesday, a coalition of reproductive rights organizations including Planned Parenthood, the ACLU, the Center for Reproductive Rights, and abortion providers filed lawsuits against four states—Iowa, Alabama, Ohio, and Oklahoma—over their efforts to...

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