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Stephen Colbert invokes 'The Handmaid's Tale' in slamming Alabama's abortion ban

Mashable Thursday, 16 May 2019 ()
Alabama's near-total abortion ban has made many of us furious, including Stephen Colbert, who tackled the legislation on The Late Show on Wednesday night. 

"That, is either an overreach by the Alabama GOP, or some pretty intense viral marketing for the new season of The Handmaid's Tale," Colbert quipped. 

"I don't get it....
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News video: Opponents Of Strict Alabama Abortion Ban Receiving Bay Area Support

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Opponents of the Alabama's newly-enacted abortion ban, the strictest in the country, are gearing up to challenge the law in court and are getting support from people in the Bay Area. Susie Steimle reports. (5/15/19)

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