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July 3, 2022
July 3, 2022

Roe v Wade: The (Questionable) March of Progress in the US

People tend to believe in progress. As the decades advance, we become more civilised. We expand important freedoms, like voting rights. Except that time and time again, some events prove otherwise.

February 10, 2016
February 10, 2016

Court halts Obama’s key climate plan

President Barack Obama's plans to regulate emissions of carbon dioxide from US power plants have been stalled by the US Supreme Court.

September 30, 2015
September 30, 2015
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US woman executed despite pope appeal

A woman in the US state of Georgia is executed despite a number of last-ditch appeals, including one by the Pope, to try and block her execution.

June 27, 2015
June 27, 2015

US gay marriage: Reaction to ruling

Following the US Supreme Court's decision of legalising gay marriages nationwide the reactions in social media has been pouring in from all over the world.

June 26, 2015
June 26, 2015

US Supreme Court backs gay marriage

The US Supreme Court has rules same-sex marriage is a legal right across the United States.