Women, especially low-income women, will be forced to have illegal and potentially dangerous abortions. Women and mothers, sisters and daughters will die as a result of this ruling.
Judge Jackson’s appointment represents a historic and essential step forward in creating a Supreme Court that reflects the people most disproportionately affected by their decisions — people of color.
Together we can break the bias that exists in our schools, workplaces, communities, and systems. We must advocate for a world that is diverse, equitable and inclusive.
This Supreme Court, rather than allowing the law to go through the course of legal challenges, chose to uphold the Texas law as it currently stands, shattering a precedent that has been the law of the land for the past 48 years.