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“With insurance companies regulating how many months supply of birth control people can get at one time, in most places, it's not possible to get extra birth control, as the CDC has recommended doing with necessary medications.”
Between figuring out how to explain the reality of what's happening in the world, balancing work with homeschooling duties, and simply keeping kids entertained, self-isolation presents many challenges for parents.
On Wednesday, the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee will hold a hearing regarding the EARN IT Act, which seeks to hold tech giants accountable for images and videos of children being sexually abused shared across their platforms.