How Primary Care Doctors Could Fix Abortion Access
As barriers to abortion increase, more primary care providers can—and should—offer the abortion pill.
Anti-Choice Clinics Are Changing the Way They Operate to Qualify for Government Funding
Crisis pregnancy centers are offering more medical services so they can bill insurers and become eligible for federal family planning grants.
How to Use Your Insurance to Get Free Birth Control
And what to do if you don't have insurance but still don't want babies.
‘Contraception Deserts’ Will Probably Get Worse If Trump's Birth Control Changes Go Through
Women already have a hard time getting birth control but people are bracing for things to get worse if changes to the country's family planning program are successful.
Sarah Varney, Kaiser Health News
This Catholic Church Policy Has Been Harming Women for 50 Years
How the unpopular Catholic ban on birth control, "Humanae Vitae," made its way into the public sphere, and how it's getting even more help under the Trump administration.
The Department of Reproductive Control Is the Health Agency of Our Dystopian Future
"We're making your reproductive choices so you don’t have to."
Exclusive: Trump’s Head of Family Planning Compared Abortion to Slavery and the Holocaust
Diane Foley, who runs the federal family planning program known as Title X, was also critical of adoption as an option for women with unintended pregnancies, according to a Senate memo shared exclusively with Tonic.
It’s Not Just Abortion, Birth Control Coverage Is Also in Jeopardy
With the retirement of Justice Kennedy, a more conservative Supreme Court could limit access to contraception.
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Trump’s Family Planning Changes Could Make STD Rates Even Worse
The Trump administration's proposed changes to Title X family planning grants could cripple efforts to curb the record number of STDs, experts fear.
Michelle Andrews, Kaiser Health News
The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast
Trump's New Head of Family Planning Was a Major Anti-Abortion Leader
On this episode, we chat about Diane Foley, who formally ran crisis pregnancy centers created to convince women not to have abortions.
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Trump’s New Head of Family Planning Is an Anti-Choice Extremist
As the former president and CEO of Life Network, Diane Foley used to run crisis pregnancy centers, which exist to convince women not to have abortions. Foley now has final say on which groups will be awarded Title X family planning grants.
Trump’s Plan to 'Defund' Planned Parenthood Could Put Women’s Lives at Risk
The proposed change to the Title X family planning program is known as the "Protect Life Rule," which is deeply ironic as the policy shows little regard for the health and lives of the patients who rely on it.