Quick Sex Ed Lesson For Tonight's GOP Debate Candidates

Category: Elections

GOP candidates vying to win an extraordinarily crowded primary race, some have swung so far to the right, they’ve ventured into the flat-out medically impossible. It looks like the Republican presidential field is in need of a sex education lesson of their own. Continue Reading

Tags: GOP, Debate, 2016 Election

Question for Jeb Bush: What do you define as women's health services?

Category: Elections

Bush doesn’t consider Pap tests, breast exams, STD testing, well-woman exams, and birth control as women’s health services. Continue Reading

Tags: Abortion, Planned Parenthood, Defunding, Jeb Bush

Anti-Abortion Group Admits to Falsifying Latest Video

Category: Abortion

Anti-abortion extremists who are releasing heavily edited, deceptive videos about Planned Parenthood have acknowledged that their latest video included false and misleading information. Continue Reading

Tags: Abortion

FACT CHECK: Gynotician Rick Santorum Confused About How Birth Control Works

Category: Gynotician

GOP presidential candidate (and total gynotician) Rick Santorum today made the extreme — and absurd — assertion that access to contraception does not prevent the need for abortion services. Continue Reading

Tags: Birth Control, Abortion, Gynotician, Rick Santorum, Contraception, Gynotician Alert

Congress Beware: The Majority of Voters in These Four States Support Planned Parenthood

Category: Congress

Anti-women’s health members of Congress are so hell-bent on defunding Planned Parenthood that they would shut down the government over it. They should take heed: A recent poll found that defunding Planned Parenthood is wildly unpopular with voters and carries a political liability. Continue Reading

Tags: Congress, Defunding, Defunding Planned Parenthood, Senate

Atlanta Journal-Constitution: Defunding Would Hurt Women In Many Ways

Category: State Fights, Planned Parenthood

In recent weeks, members of Congress have called for barring Planned Parenthood from receiving federal funds for women’s health services. Several Southern states have already takes steps to eliminate public funding for the organization’s clinics. Continue Reading

Tags: State Fights, State Attacks, Planned Parenthood, Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana

El ataque en el video sobre Planned Parenthood también es un ataque a mujeres como Yo

Category: Abortion, Latinos

La última campaña de difamación hacia Planned Parenthood por su falsa participación en programas de donación de tejidos –para investigaciones científicas que salvan vidas- no solo ataca a la organización sino también a mujeres como yo, quienes voluntariamente decidimos tratar de salvar vidas a través de la donación de tejidos luego de un aborto. Continue Reading

Tags: Abortion, Latinos, Stories

Pro-Women's Health Politicians Call For Investigation Into Anti-Abortion Organization

Category: Congress

On Tuesday, four members of Congress submitted a letter to U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch and California Attorney General Kamala Harris asking for an investigation into the Center for Medical Progress. Continue Reading

Tags: Congress, Attorney General, Defunding Planned Parenthood

A Decade-Long Campaign of Illegal Harassment Against Planned Parenthood

Category: Abortion, Video, Planned Parenthood

Recent attacks are part of a decade-long pattern of illegal harassment by extremists, whose focus is banning abortion and preventing women from accessing preventive health care at Planned Parenthood health centers. Continue Reading

Tags: Abortion, Congress, Video, Planned Parenthood

Cecile Richards Responds to Latest Video Smear Attack

Category: Abortion, Cecile Richards, Video, Planned Parenthood

I want to be really clear: The allegation that Planned Parenthood profits in any way from tissue donation is not true. Continue Reading

Tags: Abortion, Cecile Richards, Video, Planned Parenthood

The Video Attack on Planned Parenthood is Also an Attack on Women Like Me

Category: Abortion, Video, Planned Parenthood

The latest smear campaign is also an attack on women who, like me, have voluntarily decided to try to save lives through tissue donation after an abortion. Continue Reading

Tags: Abortion, Video, Planned Parenthood, Stories