abortion

abortion

For Women of Color, Family Shame Can Make Abortions Traumatic

In households where it's common to keep dating a secret, an unplanned pregnancy brings up many challenges.
Sarah Krichel
11 hours ago
reproductive rights

Conservatives Are Making Abortion Rights More Popular By Attacking Them

It seems some people don't know what they have until it's almost gone.
Marie Solis
5 days ago
reproductive rights

Opening an Abortion Clinic Means Jumping Through Absurd Hoops

Groups try to operate under the radar to avoid harassment of construction workers, zoning fights with city council, and other obstacles.
Kimberly Lawson
5 days ago
reproductive rights

Abortion Clinics Don't Want Demonstrators Around, Even If They're Pro-Choice

Inside the fight taking place at U.S. clinics.
Rebecca Grant
7.9.19
reproductive rights

27 Years Ago, Roe v. Wade Almost Fell. This Is How Protests Saved It.

Can the same tactics work now?
Marie Solis
6.28.19
Health

Abortion Bans Are Tools of Misogyny and Oppression, Says Planned Parenthood President

"We just have to call it out for what it is."
Seamus Kirst
6.25.19
Health

People Are Already Dying From Being Denied Abortions

A new study is a reminder of the serious consequences of restricting abortion access.
Kimberly Lawson
6.14.19
rights

Joe Biden Wagged His Finger At Me When I Asked Him About Abortion

The story behind the viral Twitter photo.
K.C. Cayo
6.12.19
healthcare

Trump’s New Rule Could Effectively Allow Discrimination Based on Race and Age

A closer look at the healthcare proposal released last month reveals that it goes beyond removing protections for LGBTQ people and those who've had an abortion.
Emmarie Huetteman, Kaiser Health News
6.11.19
chernobyl

Why Hundreds of Thousands of Women Ended Their Pregnancies After Chernobyl

Misinformation, "radiophobia," and fear of birth defects led to hundreds of thousands of abortions after the nuclear disaster.
Becky Ferreira
6.3.19
healthcare

How Primary Care Doctors Could Fix Abortion Access

As barriers to abortion increase, more primary care providers can—and should—offer the abortion pill.
Garnet Henderson
5.31.19
Health

My Brother Raped Me and My Anti-Abortion State Senator Didn't Care

"I thought maybe I’d gotten through to him—maybe he would vote for an amendment adding exceptions for rape and incest to Ohio's abortion bill. He voted no."
Anonymous
5.23.19
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