Doctors May Soon Be Legally Able to Refuse to Treat Trans People
The Trump Administration has proposed a revision of the Affordable Care Act that would eliminate anti-discrimination protections for transgender Americans.
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College Republicans Are Trying to Block Abortion Access on Campus
Protests erupted at the University of Chicago this week over a fund that students can use to pay for abortions.
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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.
19 hours ago
The US Government Says Homeless Shelters Should Be Allowed to Ban Trans People
The new rule would allow shelters to deny a population more than twice as likely to be homeless.
2 days ago
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."
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Two Editors on How to Make an Abortion Ban Funny
The cofounders of satire site Reductress talk about how they're capturing people's collective rage.
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Opinion: The U.S. Is About to Decide if LGBTQ People Truly Count as Citizens
In an exclusive op-ed, Congressman Joe Kennedy III explains why LGBTQ Americans need the Equality Act to pass.
Joseph Kennedy III
Reminder: Abortion Is Still Legal in Alabama
What the extreme legislation means for abortion rights in the state—and for Roe v. Wade.
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.
The Cruel Genius of Georgia's Abortion Ban
The six-week ban hides a personhood law within it—which means people could be prosecuted and sentenced to prison for miscarriages and even legal abortions obtained in another state.
Why We Should Stop Using the Phrase 'Women's Health'
It ignores all the other people—with or without a uterus—who have reproductive health needs.
Meera Shah, MD
After 46 Years, New York State Is Giving Women the Abortion Protections of Roe v. Wade
New York's outdated abortion laws got an update on the anniversary of the landmark Supreme Court case.