Anti-vaxxers Stole 'My Body, My Choice' from the Abortion Movement
The problem is, deciding whether or not to vaccinate isn’t a personal choice—it’s a matter of public health.
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Neighboring States Are Bracing for an Influx of Missouri Abortion Patients
More than half of Illinois-based Hope Clinic's patients come from Missouri—a number that's only rising amid threats to the state's last abortion provider.
Eight States Will Immediately Ban Abortion If Roe v. Wade Is Overturned [Updated]
"Trigger laws" used to be rare—but in the last few months alone, they've doubled in number.
Abortion Bans Don’t Need to Go Into Effect to Cause Harm
Bans in Georgia and Ohio are unlikely to be enforced, but people are already confused about whether they can access abortion care there.
Republicans Want to Make a Debate Over Discrimination into an Abortion Battle
At the first hearing on the Equal Rights Amendment in nearly four decades, lawmakers debated its implications for abortion rights.
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What's Behind the New Wave of Six-Week Abortion Bans
Unconstitutional six-week abortion bans have swept Kentucky, Mississippi, Ohio, and Georgia—a new phase of the ongoing efforts to overturn Roe v. Wade.
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Conservative Lawmakers Are Preparing for a Future Without Roe v. Wade
In the past week, multiple states have introduced or passed laws that would immediately ban abortion in the event of Supreme Court justices overturning Roe v. Wade.
Suspicious Fire at Missouri Planned Parenthood Prompts FBI Investigation
The incident may be part of a pattern of escalating attacks on women's health clinics across the country under the Trump presidency.
How Debates Over Abortion Later in Pregnancy Hurt the Women Who Need Them
Anti-abortion advocates have used what they call "late-term abortion" to distort the truth about why women may seek abortion care in the later stages of pregnancy, physicians say.
Roe v. Wade Is About to Face Its Biggest Challenge Yet
If Supreme Court justices don't halt a Louisiana law threatening to shutter the state's remaining abortion clinics, they'll send a signal to anti-choice lawmakers that Roe v. Wade is no longer enforceable.
Anti-Abortion Movement Rebrands as 'Pro-Science,' Despite Existing Science
This year's March for Life features a slogan anti-abortion advocates hope will emphasize what they see as a scientific basis for denying women abortion.
Planned Parenthood's New President Wants Politics Out of Women's Health Care
Leana Wen, the new head of Planned Parenthood, told BuzzFeed News she doesn't believe people seek out the organization's services to "make a political statement."