Roe v. Wade attorney Sarah Weddington shared abortion rights fears years before recent SCOTUS ruling

Feminists and activists had been sounding the alarm on abortion rights long before the Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade on June 24. For Sarah Weddington, the Texas attorney who argued and won Roe v. Wade when she was just 26 years old, the 5-4 SCOTUS vote ending the constitutionally protected right to abortion after … Read more

Billy Porter Delivers Fiery Speech at Outfest: ‘F— SCOTUS!’

In true fashion, the multi-hyphenate superstar didn’t hold back while delivering a politically-charged speech Thursday night at the opening of this year’s . “Fuck SCOTUS!” he said while accepting the Outfest Achievement Award. More Variety His words were met with applause and cheers the crowd gathered at the Orpheum Theatre in downtown Los Angeles. He … Read more

TechCrunch+ roundup: Overinflated valuations, equity crowdfunding, SCOTUS v. climate tech

My work in early-stage startups focused on operations, so I used Wikipedia to find the formula for calculating a company’s post-money valuation: PMV = N x P N = number of shares the company has post-investment P = price per share at which the investment was made So, if a company offers a round with … Read more

Jodie Sweetin Gets Thrown to Ground by LAPD During Pro-Choice Protest After SCOTUS Ruling

MediaPunch/Shutterstock was one of several abortion rights protesters met with a physical altercation Saturday by the Los Angeles Police Department. The alum, 40, can be seen in a speaking into a megaphone from the side of a freeway ramp before officers violently push her to the ground. The incident occurred following the  and the constitutional right … Read more

Megan Thee Stallion Calls Out SCOTUS, Texas’ Abortion Laws During Set: ‘Really Embarrassing Me’

Joseph Okpako/WireImage is giving her home state a piece of her mind. The Grammy Award winner, 27, called out during her set Saturday at Glastonbury Festival, following the  and the constitutional right to abortion. “Now, y’all know it wouldn’t be me if I didn’t take a second to call out these stupid ass men,” Megan said. … Read more

Olivia Rodrigo, Lily Allen dedicate pointed song to SCOTUS at Glastonbury after Roe v. Wade ruling

, , and more singers used their platforms at Glastonbury Festival over the weekend to protest Friday’s Supreme Court ruling that . The watershed decision overturned Roe v. Wade and erased reproductive rights in place for nearly five decades. In the court’s most closely watched and controversial case in years, a majority of the justices … Read more

Maren Morris has ‘tears streaming down’ over SCOTUS overturning Roe v. Wade: More celebrities react

after the , a watershed decision that overturned Roe v. Wade and erased reproductive rights in place for nearly five decades. In the court’s most closely watched and controversial case in years, a majority of the justices held that the right to end a pregnancy was not found in the text of the Constitution nor … Read more