Marie Solis

Gender

Young Women Actually Make Up More of Bernie's Base Than Men Do

Polling shows the 2020 candidate’s supporters aren’t just “Bernie Bros.”
Marie Solis
2 days ago
reproductive rights

Almost 40 Percent of Abortions Are Now Done With Pills

Experts say the number would be even higher if the FDA loosened its restrictions on medication abortion.
Marie Solis
4 days ago
reproductive rights

Trump's War on Abortion Is Closing Clinics That Don't Even Offer Abortions

A new family planning policy is already affecting access to birth control and STI testing.
Marie Solis
9.10.19
reproductive rights

The Doctor Fighting to Bring You Online Abortion Pills Just Sued the FDA

Dutch doctor Rebecca Gomperts has provided medical abortions to thousands of Americans. She's not letting the FDA get in her way.
Marie Solis
9.9.19
body

DIY Rape Kits Are a Terrible Idea, Says Basically Everyone

Legal experts and advocates say evidence from an at-home rape kit wouldn't be admissible in court.
Marie Solis
9.5.19
reproductive rights

The FDA Is Restricting Access to the Easiest, Safest Form of Abortion

There's a growing consensus that the FDA's regulations on abortion pills aren't medically necessary.
Marie Solis
9.4.19
reproductive rights

I Was the Only Black Woman to Testify Against an Abortion Ban. They Cut My Mic.

Cherisse Scott says she was told she had 10 minutes to speak, but lawmakers stopped her when she mentioned white supremacy.
Cherisse Scott
8.22.19
rights

Sanders and Warren Left Sex Workers Out of Their Criminal Justice Plans

It's a glaring omission from the 2020 frontrunners, advocates say.
Marie Solis
8.20.19
reproductive rights

Tennessee's Radical Plan to Ban Abortion Is a Warning Sign for the Country

State lawmakers are taking a cue from Alabama's heavily restrictive abortion ban with legislation that would define life at conception.
Marie Solis
8.16.19
Health

Trump's Anti-Abortion Rules Have Sent Two NYC Clinics Scrambling

In a state that's done the utmost to protect against Trump's attacks on abortion, clinics are still on the verge of closing.
Marie Solis
8.14.19
reproductive rights

Pro-Choice Groups Are Changing Their Strategy for a New Era of Attacks on Abortion

NARAL is shifting its strategy to embrace the term "reproductive freedom," which polls well with moderates and independents.
Marie Solis
8.8.19
reproductive rights

The Biggest, Most Disruptive Strike for Abortion Rights Is Coming to the US

It's the first-ever national strike for reproductive justice.
Marie Solis
8.2.19
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