Sunday, 22 January 2017 / TRUTH-OUT.ORG
  • Can the Trump-Pence Administration Overturn Roe v. Wade?

    By Katie Klabusich, Truthout | Report

    Pro-choice demonstrators organize in Washington, DC, January 22, 2010.(Photo: Luke Sharrett / The New York Times</a>)Pro-choice demonstrators organize in Washington, DC, January 22, 2010. (Photo: Luke Sharrett / The New York Times)

    Overturning Roe v. Wade may not be as simple as the new administration and its congressional allies suggest. However, over the last two decades, anti-choice legislatures have been chipping away at abortion rights, even though a majority of people in the US are in favor of the right to choose.

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  • Labor Organizing in 2017: Looking Beyond Trump's Lies on Jobs

    Labor Organizing in 2017: Looking Beyond Trump's Lies on Jobs

    By David L. Wilson, Truthout | Op-Ed

    If we think of manufacturing as a source of good jobs now, it's only because working people organized to make it that way. Now that we are faced with a service economy, we need to organize in that sector in the same way that our predecessors organized in the manufacturing industry.

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  • Life After Exoneration: Alison Flowers Discusses What Comes Next

    Life After Exoneration: Alison Flowers Discusses What Comes Next

    By Maya Schenwar, Truthout | Interview

    When a person is exonerated, they generally leave prison empty-handed, with no medical or counseling services to help them along, says journalist Alison Flowers in this interview. Contrary to media accounts of happy endings, exoneration is usually just the beginning of a painful and lonely process of rebuilding a life.

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