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Timeline: 100 Years of Birth Control

Category: Birth Control, Obamacare

100 years of birth control, 7-21-14. Blog feature image.

Since Planned Parenthood founder Margaret Sanger coined the term "birth control" in 1914, contraception has truly revolutionized women's lives in the United States, and around the world. This timeline begins that year and ends 100 years later in 2014, as 99 percent of sexually active women report us…Continue Reading

Tags: Birth Control, Abortion, Obamacare, Infographic, Timeline, Margaret Sanger


WATCH: Sarah Weddington on 40th Anniversary of Roe v. Wade

Category: Abortion, Legislation

Yesterday marked the 40th anniversary of Roe v. Wade — the landmark Supreme Court decision that confirmed a woman’s constitutional right to consider safe and legal abortion, if and when she needs it, and without interference from politicians. Many things have changed in the last forty years! When S…Continue Reading

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40th Anniversary of Roe v. Wade: It’s Here for Good

Category: Abortion, Legislation

This year marks the 40th anniversary of Roe v. Wade, when the Supreme Court ruled a woman had a right to make her own personal medical decisions, without interference from politicians. 40 years later Americans are still standing by this decision.  A new NBC/Wall Street Journal poll shows 7 in 10 Ame…Continue Reading

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Four More Years: Congratulations, President Obama!

Category: Obamacare, President Obama

Hands down, the best news of last year was on November 6 when they announced President Obama had won the state of Ohio, guaranteeing another four years of his presidency.  Now, on January 21, millions will watch as he’s inaugurated for his second term. While we look forward to another four years wi…Continue Reading

Tags: Inauguration 2013, Barack Obama, Obama women's health care, four more years, obama womens health


Not in Her Shoe's--It's Time to Have an Authentic Conversation About Abortion

Category: Abortion

With the 40th anniversary of Roe v. Wade next week, we’re reminded that women’s health and rights have come a long way in the last 40 years.  It’s been 40 years since the Supreme Court ruled that a woman has a right to make her own personal medical decisions, and 40 years of ensuring a woman’s right…Continue Reading

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Top Five Things You Need to Know About Ken Cuccinelli

Category: State Fights

Virginia’s Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli is running for governor, and as of 5 p.m. yesterday he secured his place as the nominee.  Want to know where he stands on women’s health issues?  It ain’t pretty.  Take a look below. Cuccinelli is against abortion, even in cases of rape and incest.When 6…Continue Reading

Tags: Ken Cuccinelli, Ken Cuccinelli on the issues