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Eliminate the threat against abortion rights in Illinois

More than 40 years ago, the Illinois General Assembly went along only grudgingly with the U.S. Supreme Court’s landmark ruling, in Roe v. Wade, that states cannot ban all abortions. Illinois lawmakers made abortions legal but stuck a caveat in the legislation that still stands today. If the High Court’s decision is reversed or the U.S. […]

Letter: Respect women who need abortion care

To the Editor:  “Our View: Respect beliefs of those against abortion” (April 19, page 11) focuses on the viewpoints of those who oppose abortion but almost completely ignores the views of those who need this care. Read more.