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reproductive rights

Thousands of Texas Women Will Get Free IUDs — Thanks to Planned Parenthood

Planned Parenthood of Greater Texas just received a $2 million donation that will fund long-acting reversible birth control, like intrau Read More »

Chelsea Handler Opens Up About How Roe v. Wade Affected Her Choice

In a recent blog post, comedian Chelsea Handler bravely tells readers about the choice she made during "a very bad stage" in her life.  Read More »

It's Been a Great Two Days for Reproductive Rights

In a series of three victories for women's reproductive rights, the Supreme Court on Tuesday declined to hear cases connected to strict state laws that would have made abortions nearly impossible to o Read More »

Meet The Women Fighting Northern Ireland’s Abortion Ban

In 1967, the Abortion Act made it lawful for any British woman to have an abortion, so long as it was administered by a registered practitioner and two doctors agree an abortion would cause less damage to a woman’s physical or mental health than continuing with the pregnancy. Read More »

What Is Happening in Oklahoma?

By Nina Bahadur If you aren't familiar with what’s happening in Oklahoma right now, sit yourself down, because this one's a doozy. Read More »

Oklahoma and Kansas Lawmakers Pass Ban on Safe Abortion Procedure

When Kansas Governor and long-time anti-abortionist Sam Brownback signed a ban on a common, medically-sound second-trimester abortion procedure on Tuesday, it was the first legislation of its kind. Read More »

Birth Control is 100 Years Old: MAKERS Reflect On Its Evolution

Since Margaret Sanger coined the term birth control in 1914, contraception has revolutionized women's lives. See its evolution and hear about its importance from our MAKERS. Read More »

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