Join us in gearing up to fight even harder for women’s health and rights — right now, and for the next two years. Here are seven ways you can take action today. Hold Congress Accountable Help us hold members of the “lame duck” Congress accountable for heeding the message sent by women voters in th…Continue Reading
Obamacare is the most significant reform of our health care system since the advent of Medicare. Thanks to the Affordable Care Act, 47 million women will have access to preventive care with zero copays. It’s just a matter of getting the word out to counter the misinformation. Last week alone, our o…Continue Reading
New Poll: Women Voters Overwhelmingly Agree that Corporations Should Not Be Exempt from Providing Prescription Birth Control
Category: Birth Control
On the eve of the Supreme Court oral argument in the Hobby Lobby and Conestoga Woods Specialties cases, Planned Parenthood Action Fund joined National Women’s Law Center and the American Civil Liberties Union in releasing a new poll finding that birth control coverage is overwhelmingly popular with …Continue Reading
Category: Birth Control
The Supreme Court hears the case of Sebelius v. Hobby Lobby Stores,Inc. and Conestoga Wood Specialties Corp. v. Sebelius on Tuesday. What does that mean? What impact could it have on women’s health and more broadly for employees everywhere? We rounded up five stories from this week to sum up just w…Continue Reading
Louisiana Seeking to Replicate Texas in Shutting Down Abortion Facilities through Unnecessary Regulations
Anti-abortion advocates have discovered they can sidestep the Constitution by attempting to regulate abortion out of existence. If they come up with arbitrary rules that are nearly impossible to adhere to, health centers will shut down and fewer and fewer women will get access to safe abortion. Poor…Continue Reading
Category: State Fights
Mississippi is the poorest state in the nation. Life expectancy in the state is 75.0 years, the lowest in the country (the nation’s average is 78.9). And this state with its thin resources only has one health center that provides safe, legal abortion serving the entire state of nearly 3 million peop…Continue Reading
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November 20, 2014
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November 18, 2014
TIME Magazine Poll Wants to Ban the Word ‘Feminist’ — Really, TIME?!
November 13, 2014
Hey, Birth Control: Thanks a Bunch
November 12, 2014
Supreme Court Reopens Abortion Providers in Texas — For Now
October 17, 2014
I'm a Feminist and Proud of It!
Reductive attacks like the TIME poll (and those voting against the word “feminist") just proves how much we need feminism — and people who will stand up and fight for equality. Add your name if you're one of them!