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Topic: Antiabortion movement

The anti-abortion movement is a political and social effort to restrict or outlaw the practice of abortion in the United States.

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The podcast episodes cover various aspects of the anti-abortion movement, including its history, tactics, and interactions with the Republican Party and the broader political landscape.

The episodes examine how the movement has evolved over time, from street-level activism to sophisticated legal challenges and political maneuvering, culminating in the overturning of Roe v. Wade by the Supreme Court in the Dobbs v. Jackson decision.

The episodes also explore the internal dynamics and factions within the anti-abortion movement, such as the 'abortion abolitionists' who advocate for more extreme measures like prosecuting women who undergo the procedure, as well as the movement's efforts to restrict access to abortion medications like mifepristone.

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