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It’s time for the LGBTQ community to fight for our freedom

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The Supreme Court’s decision holding that there is no fundamental right to abortion will reverberate for generations—not only because of its devastating impact on women and others who can get pregnant, but also because it threatens the many other freedoms that are “ part of the same constitutional fabric ” as Roe v. Wade .

Freedoms like marriage and family creation for the LGBTQ+ community.

Justice Thomas spelled it out directly in his concurring opinion, asking that the Court revisit landmark LGBTQ rights cases like Obergefell v. Hodges (which protects marriage equality) and Lawrence v. Texas (which protects LGBTQ+ intimacy).

So, what do our families need to know about the impact of Dobbs on our rights to create and protect our families?

No one can predict the future, but the language in Dobbs makes it clear that in the coming months and years we should expect to see attacks on marriage equality. And without the protections of Roe v. Wade , state lawmakers may try to block access to reproductive medical procedures like in vitro fertilization, a method of family-building that at least 40% of LGBTQ people planning to grow their families expect to use in the years ahead .

Already, several states have […]

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