The Handmaid’s Tale’s Showrunner Shares What Keeps June Alive

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The Handmaid’s Tale is deep into its third season, and June (Elisabeth Moss) continues to survive against an ever-increasing amount of odds—to the point where it feels like she isn’t facing consequences for her more rebellious actions. So, what exactly is keeping June from being killed by Gilead? Showrunner Bruce…

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The Handmaid’s Tale’s Ann Dowd Says ‘Put Your Phone Down and Protest’ New Anti-Abortion Laws

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The Handmaid’s Tale has entered its third season—and is starting to feel more like a plausible warning than a dystopian nightmare, as more states, like Georgia, continue to sign laws restricting access to safe and legal abortions. Now, the woman who embodies one of the show’s most devout believers is speaking out,…

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Netflix Comes Out Against Georgia’s Anti-Abortion Law, Other Studios Still Silent

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The third season of The Handmaid’s Tale may be a month away, but it already feels like it’s making headlines. More states have passed and signed legislation that makes it hard for women to get safe and legal abortions—including in Georgia, which has become a key state for the film industry. How are media companies…

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These Were the Flying Hospitals of the Future in 1960

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Do you need urgent medical care but are far away from a hospital? We’ll bring the hospital to you! At least, that was the futuristic idea behind this edition of the newspaper comic, Closer Than We Think. And while it still feels a long way off, there are signs that we’re slowly but surely moving into a direction where…

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