reproductive rights

Health

The Truth About the 'Pope Rule' and the Seven Day Contraceptive Pill Gap

Was it really to appease the Pope?
Corissa Hollenbeck
1.22.19
What If

What Would Happen in the Minutes and Hours After the Supreme Court Overturned Roe v. Wade?

From cops forcibly closing abortion clinics to "abortion tourism," the country could change overnight.
Allie Conti
8.6.18
Repeal the Eighth

Ireland Has Voted to Legalise Abortion

In a stunning victory for reproductive rights, the Irish public has chosen to repeal the Eighth Amendment – meaning that for the first time ever, abortion will be legal in the country.
Sirin Kale
5.26.18
Repeal the Eighth

I Was Forced to Carry an Unviable Pregnancy to Term; This Is My Diary

When doctors told Claire Cullen-Delsol that her pregnancy wasn't viable due to a chromosomal disorder, she requested a termination – but was denied it under Ireland's abortion laws. She documented her experiences in a diary, which she shares here.
Claire Cullen-Delsol
5.23.18
Repeal the Eighth

What It's Like to Travel to a Foreign Country for an Abortion

Every year, thousands of Irish women travel to the UK to access safe and legal abortion. These are their stories.
Not At Home
5.21.18
editors letter

Do the Right Thing and Repeal Your Anti-Abortion Law, Ireland

This week, as the public votes on whether to keep the Eighth Amendment, Broadly is centring the lives of Irish women affected by the ban.
Zing Tsjeng
Lindsay Schrupp
5.21.18
LGBTQ

Trans Teens and Adults Still Face Unanswered Questions About Fertility

Doctors still don't know exactly how hormone therapy affects egg or sperm production.
Keren Landman
1.2.17
News

Portraits of Women on Strike Against Poland's Ban on Abortion

Women from all over the country skipped work or school and went on a general strike to oppose the complete ban on abortion.
Karol Grygoruk
10.4.16
Photo

Thousands Protested the Crackdown on Women's Rights in Poland Again on Saturday

Under a new proposed bill, women who have an abortion could face up to five years in prison.
Karol Grygoruk, words by Katarzyna Stupnicka
10.3.16
News

Photos from the London Protest Against Poland's Restrictive Abortion Laws

In Poland, terminations are about to be made illegal in almost all circumstances. We met the protestors taking a stand in London this weekend.
Mary McGill; photos by Jake Lewis
9.26.16
The Up Close and Personal Issue

Satan Is Pro-Choice, So Is Jex Blackmore

Satanic Temple spokeswoman Jex Blackmore engages in what she calls "political theater," much of which focuses on abortion access
Callie Beusman
5.27.16
The We Missed You Issue

Fight for Your (Reproductive) Rights: An Interview with Cecile Richards, President of Planned Parenthood

"When politicians put their own politics ahead of the health and well-being of women, that's when you run into trouble."
Vera Papisova
3.21.16
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