Lily Puckett is a journalist based in New York. Her work has appeared in Teen Vogue, The Independent, and The New Yorker, among others.
“This is the U.S. trying to normalize and legitimize a narrow perspective on human rights and health that is not in line with longstanding international agreements recognizing human rights, including reproductive rights."
Domestic violence victims are facing unprecedented barriers to safety, and the general election on Nov. 3 might determine exactly how the country navigates this wave.
A federal lawsuit filed Wednesday is seeking a court order to stop federal officers from deploying tear gas in Portland.
Babies born in states that make it hard to get an abortion are more likely to have lower birth weights, which can lead to long term health challenges.
The law serves as "a reminder that the U.S. government has so much more to do to repair the broken promises to Native communities."