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Gloria Steinem: It's 'Ridiculous' to Say That Someone Is 'Pro-Abortion'

Gloria Steinem has spent decades fighting for reproductive freedom, but as she recently told the A ociated Pre , she does not think it's fair to label... Read More »

"Abortion Clinic Escort" Is an Actual Job and Here's What You Need to Know About It

BuzzFeed recently spoke to abortion clinic escorts who provided insight about the job that involves "shielding and distracting them from anti-abortion... Read More »

"Juno" Is Celebrating Its 10-Year Anniversary With a Live Performance By an All-Female Cast to Benefit Planned Parenthood

It's been ten years since the premiere of "Juno," the Oscar-winning film for best original screenplay. To celebrate its anniversary, a live, on-stage... Read More »

The Powerful Video You Need to Watch About the Need to Defend Abortion Rights

Before Roe v. Wade was legalized in 1973, women found other ways — that often weren't safe — to have abortions. In this video below by The Scene, four... Read More »

Pro-Life Republican Mother Writes Letter Defending Women's Rights and Right to Abortion

Renee Contreras De Loach is a pro-life Republican, stay-at-home mother of two, and a film believer that the government has no right to make any decisi... Read More »

The House Just Approved a Bill That Restricts Abortion Coverage for Millions of Women

Just one day after Donald Trump reinstated a 32-year-old anti-abortion policy that affects women worldwide, Congre is showcasing its own dedication t... Read More »

The Abortion Rate in the US Has Hit a Historic Low

The abortion rate in the United States has fallen to its lowest level since the 1973 Roe v. Wade decision legalized the procedure, according to a new... Read More »

Study Finds That Restricting Abortion Access, Not Abortion, Leads to Greater Mental Health Problems for Women

It's time to demolish the incorrect notion that lingering mental health problems are common for women who have abortions; instead, according to a new... Read More »

Here's What Happens When States Control Abortion

Donald Trump appeared on Sunday night's episode of "60 Minutes," giving his first prime-time television interview since he won the election last Tuesd... Read More »

These are Donald Trump's Plans for Roe v. Wade, According to His "60 Minutes" Interview

In his first interview as president-elect, Donald Trump sat down with CBS's Lesley Stahl on Sunday night to discu his reaction to his surprise win an... Read More »

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