GOP Lawmaker Said Sticking Wands In Women's Vaginas Helps Them Make Better Decisions About Abortions
A Virginia state senator made the comments on a radio show in 2012 when the state was considering a bill that would have required 'transvaginal' ultrasounds for women to get an abortion.
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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.
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Clinics Are Facing an Impossible Choice Because of Trump's 'Gag Rule'
Family planning clinics that take Title X funding are banned from referring patients for abortions.
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This Tennessee Lawmaker Claims a Fetus Can Survive Outside the Womb at Conception
"This is an example of how politicians do not understand the medical language enough to make a policy based on it."
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She Was Convicted of Murder After Her Miscarriage in El Salvador. Now, She's Been Cleared of Charges.
Evelyn Hernández Cruz, the young El Salvadoran rape survivor, had already served 33 months in jail
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The Borders Issue 2019
The Last Places in Europe Where It’s Illegal to Get an Abortion
European microstates are some of the richest countries on the continent, but human rights, including abortion, are curtailed.
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.
What Happens When an Abortion Doesn't Fully Work
I had an incomplete abortion last year. This is what I wish I'd known about them.
Steve King Is Now Pondering Our Collective Existence as a Result of Rape and Incest
The nine-term congressman, long known for his extreme anti-abortion views, made some strange comments to a crowd in Iowa.
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.
Planned Parenthood May Lose Tens of Millions in Funding on Monday Thanks to the Trump Administration
The organization will be forced to leave the only federal program dedicated to family planning.
This Creative Strategy Could Prevent Men From Banning Abortion
Increasingly restrictive abortion bills are being passed by old white men. This Florida state senator has had enough.