Nearly two dozen protesters were arrested in Manhattan late Friday after thousands of people flooded the streets of New York and cities across the country following the overturn of a nearly half-century ruling granting abortion rights. A demonstration in Washington Square Park started small around 4 p.m., but within two hours, hundreds had gathered in … Read more
Singer Billie Eilish is one of many women in the US who have expressed fear of the Supreme Court ruling, which will lead to many states banning abortion rights. While Billie said the internet gave more importance to the Johnny Depp-Amber Heard lawsuit rather than the court ruling, Halle Berry shared her fears about “guns … Read more
The U.S. Supreme Court overturned the landmark Roe v. Wade abortion decision on Friday as it delivered its long-awaited but still great ruling in the Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization case. The decision ends 50 years of federal abortion rights and was expected after a draft of the ruling leaked in early May, a … Read more
Protesters furious with the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v. Wade are expected to appear in unprecedented numbers Friday after the reversal of a nearly half-century ruling granting women the right to abortion. The decision, unthinkable just a few years ago, was the culmination of decades of efforts by abortion opponents, made possible … Read more
Margaret Atwood tries to burn the book. Margaret Atwood launched the book amid mounting cases of book bans in America. In response to increasing book censorship in the US, author Margaret Atwood has released an ‘urburnable’ limited edition of her book ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’. A dramatic video shows the 82-year-old author trying to burn the … Read more
About 100 people showed up in rainy weather on Saturday at a demonstration in support of abortion rights in downtown Vancouver. The event was planned in conjunction with hundreds of similar gatherings in the United States and Canada in the wake of a leaked draft U.S. Supreme Court ruling suggesting that it was the landmark … Read more
Global News Hour at 6 BC. Abortion rights supporters demonstrated in marches and rallies across the US on Saturday after a leaked Supreme Court draft opinion that the landmark Roe v. Wade ruling could be reversed. As Paul Johnson reports, that prospect sparked solidarity rallies in Canada, including Vancouver.