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I have to speak out, as a trans person, in a post-Roe v Wade world.

I have to speak out, as a trans person, in a post-Roe v Wade world.

August 18, 2022 Off By Michael Jones

Human Rights - Social Gov originally published at Human Rights - Social Gov

I’m done being scared. I have to try to encourage others to use their voices… I don’t know what else i can do…

Roe V Wade:

‘How The Supreme Court Killed Roe v. Wade’
Video by LegalEagle,

‘USA: Supreme Court decision to overturn Roe v. Wade marks grim milestone in history of the United States’, 24 June 2022

Olivia Rodrigo at Glastonbury

‘Beginning of a scary time’: Ectopic pregnancy survivor ‘would have died’ if she didn’t seek a medical abortion’
9 News, 30 June 2022

Revoking other rights + ‘Don’t Say Gay’ bill:

‘As Florida’s ‘Don’t Say Gay’ law takes effect, schools roll out LGBTQ restrictions’
NBC News, 30 June 2022

‘Birth control restrictions could follow abortion bans, experts say’
NBC News, 25 June 2022

‘As the Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade, some experts fear interracial marriage may be the next target’
Insider, 25 June 2022

‘With Roe overturned, state constitutions are now at the center of the abortion fight’
NPR, 29 June 2022

Reddit references/posts:
‘Serious question: If you find yourself in a medical emergency related to pregnancy…?’

‘Thoughts and prayers can’t cure an ectopic pregnancy…’

‘I almost died from an ectopic pregnancy in a deep red state. Medical abortion saved my life.’

‘I work in healthcare and dealt with an ectopic pregnancy today. Here are my thoughts on the abortion debacle.’

‘My sister had an ectopic pregnancy that took one of her Fallopian tubes.’

UK Stuff:

British Bill Of Rights ~

‘Defending the Human Rights Act: why the UK Gov’s Bill of Rights should be of grave concern to all’
Scottish Human Rights Commission. 22 Feb 2022

‘UK government refuses to add right to abortion to new Bill of Rights’
Independent, 29 June 2022

“Here’s what you need to know about the ‘Rights Removal Bill’
openDemocracy, 24 June 2022

‘Government creating hostile environment for peaceful protest, report finds’
UK Parliament, 17 June 2022

Policy paper. Bill of Rights: Bill documents – GOV.UK , 22 June 2022

‘Human Rights Act Reform: A Modern Bill of Rights – consultation’
GOV.UK / Ministry of Justice, 24 June 2022

‘The UK Government’s Bill of Wrongs’
Human Rights Watch, 22 June 2022

Liberty Human Rights

Transphobia in the UK:
Collection of articles/reports from ‘Them’ on Transphobia in Britain:

‘Boris Johnson uses mocking jibe about trans women to deflect from cost of living crisis’
Pink News, 18 May 2022

Other UK:
Green party Manifesto:

‘Why pressure is building for proportional representation’
Electoral Reform Society, 19 Feb 2021

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