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Canadian Prime Minister Trudeau will Confront VP Pence over 'Backsliding of Women's Rights' in the US

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Trudeau promises to challenge Pence on abortion - ENN 2019-05-30 Vice President Mike Pence is in Canada, and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says he plans to question him about recent U.S. pro-life legislation. Trudeau, who ...
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Trudeau not only expressed his concerns about the  United States, but also asserted that women’s rights are under attack in Canada as well.“Obviously,” Trudeau told reporters, “I am very concerned with the situation around the backsliding of women’s rights that we’re seeing from conservative movements here in Canada, in the United States and around the world. I will have a broad conversation with the vice president in which, of course, that’ll come up. But we’re going to mostly focus on the ratification process of NAFTA and making sure that we get good jobs for Canadians.”

Many of the recent anti-abortion bills in the U.S. have been passed in southern states, including “heartbeat bills” in Georgia, Mississippi and Kentucky. Feminists warn that contraception could be vulnerable, and that social conservatives would also love to strike down Griswold v. Connecticut

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