National News Roundup: Year 5, Week 36 (September 19–25)

Cleanup in Aisle 45:

This was a surprisingly active week for Election Rejection news, and the stories compose yet another very mixed bag. Here’s what happened:

Your New Normal:

The Bad:

The Good:

  • Roe v. Why Are You Like This Reprise (again again). Speaking of forced birth politics, the fight against SB8 continues for another week. The major win this week is that the House successfully voted to enact federal reproductive rights protections. Though this is by no means a panacea, it’s an important first step for many of the different paths we need to be treading, and directed action is the way to get walking. So for now, I’ll take it.

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