YC Spotlight: Reproductive Rights in the Trump Era

Earlier this week, President Trump announced Brett Kavanaugh as his Supreme Court nomination and many pro-choice Americans are now worried that if confirmed, he’ll be the deciding vote needed to overturn Roe v. Wade.

In this week’s YC Spotlight, check out an interview with social justice lawyer Elizabeth Hira of New York Abortion Access Fund about the dangers of Trump’s proposed gag rule, the importance of Planned Parenthood’s survival, the role of Supreme Court Justices in these decisions and more.

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