Gov. must rescind discriminatory return to work order
Today we demanded that Gov. McMaster rescind or delay his return-to-in-person-work order. The order ignores the serious health risks posed by COVID-19 and blatantly discriminates against people with disabilities, women, and caregivers.
It has been nearly nine months since the Charleston Police Department and other law enforcement agencies brutalized people protesting police brutality on May 31. At a minimum, this report should have acknowledged this abuse of power. Instead, CPD has continued to deflect responsibility.
Tomorrow a subcommittee of the SC Senate Medical Affairs Committee will consider a bill (S.1) that would prohibit abortions after any embryonic cardiac activity is detected, which is usually at six weeks. Make no mistake, this bill is intended to ban abortion in South Carolina.