Life

In-the-News Update [Issue: Life]

January 20, 2023

Balenciaga, Disney and TikTok find themselves facing allegations of the sexualization of children which is leading to the increase in demand for children in the sex trade. Balenciaga has children modeling in fishnets and bondage gear, while Disney and Nickelodeon are leaning into the hyper-sexualization...

In-the-News Update [Issue: Life]

January 4, 2023

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis took aim at some controversial topics on Tuesday as he was sworn in for a second term. Republicans are anxiously awaiting the potential for a 2024 presidential run as DeSantis openly defends the second amendment and wages war against woke ideology,...

In-the-News Update [Issue: Life]

December 13, 2022

Last Thursday a San Antonio court ruled on a case against Dr. Alab Braid who admitted in an opinion piece via the Washington Post last year that he intentionally violated the Texas law regarding the abortion ban. Braid has since closed his clinics in Texas...

In-the-News Update [Issue: Life]

November 29, 2022

In the past two weeks, a conservative group sued the Food and Drug Administration, attempting to revoke approval of a specific abortifacient – a drug used in medication abortions. A prominent anti-abortion group is seeking to use environmental rules to restrict access to the drug...

In-the-News Update [Issue: Life]

November 15, 2022

Last week’s midterm elections provided ballot initiatives to protect and expand abortion across the country. Five states voted directly on the issue resulting in passing votes for California, Michigan and Vermont proposing constitutional amendments to advance abortion. Meanwhile, voters in Kentucky and Montana voted on...

In-the-News Update [Issue: Life]

October 31, 2022

Since the overturn of Roe v Wade, legal abortions across the nation dropped by 6 percent. In the states where abortion is still legal, abortions increased by approximately 11% implying that roughly half of women unable to receive an abortion in their home states traveled...