On January 20, 2021, President Joseph R. Biden and Vice President Kamala D. Harris were sworn into office. The Trump era is officially over, and though repairing the damage remains a herculean task, the new administration wasted no time in getting started.
“As a front-line provider, as an activist on the ground, the Global Gag Rule has really had devastating impacts. It was not easy for individuals, organizations, as well as even the government, to contain the kind of impact that has been felt on the ground.” Melvine Ouyo
Photo, right: President Joe Biden, with Vice President Kamala Harris, signs a memorandum rescinding the Global Gag Rule, in the Oval Office of the White House, on January 28, 2021. (Mandel Ngan/AFP via Getty Images)