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Texas Abortion Bill Passed Into Law

By TonyBerkman, published on Jul 20, 2013

Six months ago Governor Rick Perry of Texas stated goal was to make abortions “a thing of the past,” in Texas. Thursday he signed into law a bill that makes Texas a state with some of the toughest restrictions in the country.

The law takes effect in October and bans abortions after the 20-week mark. It further requires abortion doctors to have hospital-admitting privileges within 30 miles of tje facility where the abortion is performed, restricts abortions to surgical centers, and places restrictions and when abortion inducing drugs can be taken. Currently only five of Texas' 42... (more)

Tags: rick perry, abortion, abortion bill, texas abortion bill, legal abortions

The Pink Line

By LaurenK, published on Oct 27, 2011

I stare at the first pink line and wait.

One, two thr– oh god. Oh god, oh god, oh god. A hand – the one attached to my arm, is shaking uncontrollably.

I’m only 19! I squeal.

It wasn’t my fault and

It broke and

I took the pill and

I followed all instructions and

I’m studying and

I don’t have a job and

I don’t have a home and

I have no money…and…and

I’m scared.

I close my eyes and hope this will appease the god I don’t believe in to take pity on me and stop the horror emerging in the little box. I peak through... (more)

Tags: pregnancy, creative, abortion, pregnancy test

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