Trump ally Mary Miller calls Roe decision ‘victory for white life’

Trump ally Mary Miller calls Roe decision ‘victory for white life’

The congresswoman,who was among those who voted to overturn the results of the 2020 election,previously came under criticism for quoting Adolf Hitler.

  • byJill Colvin

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US abortion case shows we cannot take reproductive rights for granted
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US abortion case shows we cannot take reproductive rights for granted

The right to an abortion in Australia is legally protected – but that protection depends on a political system that shows bipartisan support for reproductive rights.

  • byRosalind Dixon
Abortion decision deepens cultural divide between US and Australia
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Abortion decision deepens cultural divide between US and Australia

The decision by the US Supreme Court to overturn the 1973 judgment known as Roe v Wade is a worrying sign on many levels.

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The radical reign of Clarence Thomas
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The radical reign of Clarence Thomas

Over the past three decades,I have witnessed a dismal saga of opportunism,fanaticism,mendacity,concupiscence,hypocrisy and cowardice.

  • byMaureen Dowd
Women across the US scrambling as abortions are cancelled

Women across the US scrambling as abortions are cancelled

“When I went to bed,I had my appointment and everything was set,and then today it’s like pre-1973,” one woman said.

  • byNicholas Bogel-Burroughs
Protests erupt across US after Supreme Court abortion ruling
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Protests erupt across US after Supreme Court abortion ruling

States have already started enacting bans. Pro-choice groups warn the decision to overturn Roe v Wade may lead to more unsafe procedures.

  • byFarrah Tomazin
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What overturning Roe v Wade means for Australia

What overturning Roe v Wade means for Australia

Children by Choice chief executive Daile Kelleher said she had no doubt Australian opponents of abortion would be energised by the US decision.

  • byCaitlin Fitzsimmons
Monkeypox virus spreading,showing more mutations than expected

Monkeypox virus spreading,showing more mutations than expected

The virus which causes flu-like symptoms followed by a rash,and can be deadly in some cases,has now spread to every continent.

  • byRiley Griffin andDeirdre Hipwell
Congress sends landmark gun violence bill to Biden to sign into law

Congress sends landmark gun violence bill to Biden to sign into law

In the House,14 Republicans joined Democrats,following similar numbers in the Senate,to approve the bill. Voters have been repulsed over last month’s mass shootings.

  • byAlan Fram
Raising kids is a job for parents,not teachers
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Letters

Raising kids is a job for parents,not teachers

Teachers,we hear you,and something must change,not just the salaries.

Noise,chaos,subway rats,the smell of hot garbage:happily,New York hasn’t changed

Noise,chaos,subway rats,the smell of hot garbage:happily,New York hasn’t changed

Stepping off the train at Penn Station was a shock. It was also sort of comforting.

  • byAmelia Lester