Posts tagged "Mississippi"
Mississippi Governor Poised To Sign 20-Week Abortion Ban

Mississippi Governor Poised To Sign 20-Week Abortion Ban

The Mississippi legislature passed a bill Tuesday that will ban abortion at 20 weeks.
Trial Set for Mississippi Anti-Abortion Law

Trial Set for Mississippi Anti-Abortion Law

A date has been set for the case against an anti-abortion law that could shut down the last abortion clinic in Mississippi.
In Mississippi, and in Every State, We ARE a Pro-Choice, Pro-Birth Control Nation

In Mississippi, and in Every State, We ARE a Pro-Choice, Pro-Birth Control Nation

  By duVergne Gaines I just returned from the front lines in Mississippi, where students on campuses across the state united and mobilized to defeat the so-called “personhood” amendment. In the beginning, many political pundits made it sound as though Initiative 26 was a fait accompli. From the day I landed in Jackson to stay...
HERvotes Takes On the Mississippi "Personhood" Amendment

HERvotes Takes On the Mississippi “Personhood” Amendment

Welcome to the fourth #HERVotes Blog Carnival! This time, we’re writing with an especially urgent focus. There’s an extremely dangerous constitutional amendment to the Mississippi state constitution on the November 8th ballot. It grants personhood and constitutional rights to a fertilized egg. Election day is just one week away. We must stop the outrageous movement...