reproductive rights

reproductive rights

The Sheer Horror of the Trump IUD

"An internal foreign object/person is in control of the body. How does it feel?"
Susan Rinkunas
a day 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
3 days ago
women's march

Most of the Women’s March Leaders Are Out

The group behind the wildly successful Women’s March on Washington in 2017 is cutting ties with some of its bold-faced names and recommitting to its agenda ahead of 2020.
Carter Sherman
9.16.19
Health

The Texas Lawmaker Who Tweeted a Death Threat at Beto Is 'Pro Life'

State representative Briscoe Cain was honored as a "pro-life hero" by Texas's largest anti-abortion group.
Susan Rinkunas
9.13.19
Health

Anti-Choicers Are Suggesting People Continue Pregnancies That Could Kill Them

Misinformation about life-threatening ectopic pregnancies is part of a campaign to argue that abortion is never medically necessary.
Kimberly Lawson
9.13.19
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
reproductive rights

Indigenous Women in Canada Are Still Being Sterilized Without Their Consent

In the 20th century, the U.S. and Canada carried out a quiet genocide against Indigenous women through coerced sterilization. In 2019, it’s still happening.
Ankita Rao
9.9.19
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

If You Don't Want to Provide Abortions, Don't Go Into Healthcare

A Vermont nurse's objection to providing an abortion shows we need to be more discerning about who is worthy of serving the public.
Monica R. McLemore PhD, MPH, RN
9.3.19
reproductive rights

Groups Are Demanding That Congress Fully Investigate Brett Kavanaugh's Record on Abortion

Previously withheld records could call Kavanaugh’s integrity and impartiality into question.
Leila Ettachfini
8.29.19
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
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