Why I Thank Congressman Ryan for Changing His Views on Abortion and Standing with Women


Congressman Ryan’s op-ed in the Akron Beacon Journal describes how he used to oppose access to safe and legal abortion, and ultimately came to stand by a woman’s right to decide whether to end a pregnancy. Continue Reading


Republicans Calling Off a Vote on the 20-Week Abortion Ban Shows a Crack in the GOP’s Anti-Abortion Agenda

Category: Abortion, Congress

In a sudden move, House majority leadership retreated from their attempt to pass a blatantly anti-women's health bill banning abortions at 20 weeks of pregnancy. Continue Reading

Tags: Republicans, Abortion, 20-week ban, Republicans for Planned Parenthood, Renee Ellmers, Randy Moody, Defunding Planned Parenthood

Our Generation, Our Health Care

Category: Planned Parenthood, Youth

The fear of getting sick and having no way to pay for medical care or prescriptions — this is a fear that no one should face. Continue Reading

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Abortion Opponents Using Every Trick in the Book to Block Construction of a New Planned Parenthood Health Center in New Orleans

Category: Abortion, State Fights, TRAP, Planned Parenthood

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Gynotician of Roe v. Wade Week: Senator Lindsey Graham

Category: Abortion

The week that we celebrated the 42nd anniversary of the landmark Roe v. Wade ruling, Senator Lindsey Graham won the dubious distinction of gynotician for lamenting the, ahem, “definitional” problem with rape. Continue Reading

Tags: Gynotician, Gynotician of the Week, lindsey graham