Abortion Under Attack: Supreme Court Hints It Will Uphold Mississippi’s Ban, Threatening Roe v. Wade

This is a rush transcript. Copy may not be in its final form. AMY GOODMAN: This is Democracy Now!, Democracynow.org, the War and Peace Report. I’m Amy Goodman joined by Democracy Now! co-host Nermeen Shaikh. Hi, Nermeen. NERMEEN SHAIKH: Hi, Amy. Welcome to all of our listeners and viewers across the country and around the …
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Cornwall resident reveals the ‘unsettling and threatening’ reality of living through the G7

Cornwall residents are speaking out about how the G7 coming to the region left them feeling “stranded” by police presence and restrictions. As the G7 summit descended on Cornwall over the weekend, tight measures were put in place, including extra police, ID checks, and movement restrictions. One resident, Susan*, told The Canary that her and her …
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Priti Patel’s new policing bill is threatening our right to protest

Today marks the second reading of the Police, Crime, Sentencing & Courts Bill, which will increase police powers and allow them to clamp down on protests. The bill, spearheaded by home secretary Priti Patel, had already met with criticism, but has come under renewed scrutiny in the wake of police actions at the vigil for …
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Met Police criticised after arresting 190 protesters and threatening journalists

Police have arrested 190 anti-lockdown protesters as hundreds of people marched through the streets of central London on the day tougher coronavirus (Covid-19) rules came into force in England. Officers also threatened members of the press who were covering the event, claiming they needed their permission to cover the protest. Restrictions Officers urged demonstrators to …
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