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This all-male council in Texas just voted to ban abortion

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Five men vote to make Waskom ‘sanctuary city for the unborn’Unconstitutional vote comes after series of bans nationwideThe entirely white male council of Waskom in Texas has voted to make the small town a “sanctuary city for the unborn.”The five men on the town’s council voted this week to pass legislation known as an ordinance, which declared Roe v Wade, the landmark supreme court decision which legalized abortion, “unconstitutional”. Continue reading…



Source link : https://www.theguardian.com/world/2019/jun/14/abortion-texas-waskom-all-white-male-council

Author : Jessica Glenza in New York

Publish date : 2019-06-14 17:49:33

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