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Harris emerges as top abortion voice, warns of more fallout   -5%


Vice President Kamala Harris has spent weeks warning that the Supreme Court decision undermining the landmark Roe v. Wade ruling could open the door for sweeping new restrictions on privacy


Protests continue across US to voice anger over supreme court ruling   -70%


In New York, thousands gathered downtown to celebrate Pride and give voice to anger after decision that overturned abortion rights

Protests over a US supreme court decision that overturned abortion rights continued across the country this weekend. In New York, thousands marched to voice their anger at the ruling that came at the end of a dizzying week around not just reproductive rights but also gun carry laws and the US Capitol attack.

“Not your uterus, not your choice,” many shouted as the demonstrations progressed in Washington DC., New York City, Chicago, Los Angeles, Seattle, Atlanta and Austin.

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How the Christian right took over the judiciary and changed America   19%


Leaders of the movement understood very well that if you can capture the courts, you can change society

The supreme court decision in Dobbs v Jackson Women’s Health Organization, which reverses the constitutional abortion rights that American women have enjoyed over the past 50 years, has come as a surprise to many voters. A majority, after all, support reproductive rights and regard their abolition as regressive and barbaric.

Understood in the context of the movement that created the supreme court in its current incarnation, however, there is nothing surprising about it. In fact, it marks the beginning rather than the endpoint of the agenda this movement has in mind.

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California to vote on constitutional amendment protecting abortion rights   11%


The amendment is part of a flurry of legislative efforts in liberal states aimed at solidifying reproductive rights in the aftermath of last week’s Supreme Court decision striking down Roe v. Wade.


After high court ruling, is it tremors or earthquakes for public education?   -8%

What does this week’s Supreme Court decision, allowing tax dollars to be spent on religious schools, mean for the future of public education?


A judicial assault on rights   50%



The U.S. Supreme Court decision removing constitutional protections for abortions should spur the federal government to ensure better access to the procedure in Canada.


Supreme Court school prayer ruling stirs debate over how far religion will seep into campus   8%


People are reacting to a U.S. Supreme Court decision that said it was OK for a high school football coach in Washington state to kneel and pray after games. The justices voted 6 to 3 that such prayer does not amount to an official "establishment'"of religion.


California leaders vow new gun restrictions after Supreme Court ruling threatens state law  


California leaders vow to craft new gun restrictions hours after a Supreme Court decision threatening limits on carrying handguns in public.


Watch: Ask a Reporter conversations on the U.S. Supreme Court decision overturning Roe vs. Wade  


Beyond Roe vs. Wade: The Times hosted a series of conversations from the newsroom about the Supreme Court decision. Watch them now.


Thousands Protest in NYC After Supreme Court Overturns Roe v. Wade  


Demonstrators in Union Square and Washington Square Park voiced their frustrations and fears about the Supreme Court decision.