Global perspectives on abortion

May 15, 2019

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Pro-abortion and anti-abortion demonstrators are shown with colorful placards arguing their position.

Pro-abortion and anti-abortion activists take part in recent March For Life event in London, Britain.

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The nation's most restrictive abortion law passed the Alabama statehouse and awaits a signature by the governor. We explore how this compares to similar laws in different countries. Also, the Trump administration says Iran poses a growing threat to the US and the Middle East. But European allies are skeptical and are pushing back. Plus, we profile Lucia Lucas, an American opera singer who lives in Germany, who is a transgender woman singing baritone roles. Lukas just debuted in the title role of "Don Giovanni" at the Tulsa Opera in Oklahoma.

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