Rep. Barbara Lee (D-CA) has introduced a proposal in Congress to create the first United States Commission on Truth, Racial Healing and Transformation in the nation’s history.
“Because political reporters often cover abortion, the perspectives that are most often included in their coverage are those of politicians—not those most impacted by abortion: doctors and pregnant people."
In early March, the Supreme Court heard a crucial abortion case, June Medical Services v. Russo, which challenges the 2014 Louisiana law, requiring abortion providers to have admitting privileges at a nearby hospital. Today, the Supreme Court decided to strike that law down in a vote of 5 to 4.
These LGBTQ Organizations Are Suing the Trump Administration To Preserve Transgender Healthcare Protections
On June 22, Lambda Legal and several other LGBTQ organizations filed a lawsuit to prevent the rollback of protections in the Affordable Care Act (ACA) intended to prevent healthcare-based discrimination against transgender people.
The coronavirus relief package, which became law in March, includes provisions for some hourly workers to take up to 80 hours of paid time off for COVID-19 related reasons.
When second lieutenant Anmol Narang graduated from the U.S. Military Academy at West Point on June 12, she became the first Sikh to wear her articles of faith throughout her time at the academy.