Abortion rights advocates protest to ‘stop the bans’

Holly Nunn is expecting her first baby in September, so it was with a bright pink shirt and a protruding belly that she joined an abortion rights rally outside the US Supreme Court on Tuesday.

“I’m here protesting today because no one should be forced to be pregnant when they don’t want to be, and right now our right to make that most basic, fundamental decision is under attack,” she said.

Nunn was one of the many abortion rights supporters who gathered at statehouses, town squares and courthouses across the United States in a show of opposition to a wave of laws attempting to sharply restrict abortion.

“We will not go back,” protesters in Charlotte, North Carolina, chanted.

“My voice, my choice,” protesters outside the Georgia state Capitol in Atlanta shouted.

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