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BREAKING: Trump-Pence Administration’s Title X Gag Rule Goes Into Effect

Gag rule is devastating for people who need affordable birth control and other reproductive care

The 5 Ws of Planned Parenthood Defund Attacks

Anti-abortion politicians keep trying to "defund" Planned Parenthood. But what does that really mean? Here's the who, what, when, where, and why.

April 14, 2016

2 Things You Need to Know About the Gender Pay Gap: Women of Color Bear the Brunt of It, and GOP Presidential Candidates Won't Help

The gender pay gap has real-life consequences, especially for African-American and Latino women. They deal with an even wider pay disparity and are more likely to support their families on one income.
April 12, 2016

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Defenders are a core group of supporters who have said they'll give their time to defend Planned Parenthood, the health services they provide, and the people who rely on them — in what just may be the fight of our lives.

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Punishing Women for Abortion Isn’t New. Just Look at the Hardships Utah Women Bear Under the State's Forced 72-Hour Wait

The backlash against punishing abortion-seeking women is incomplete without acknowledging two points: First, ALL the Republican candidates for president want to outlaw abortion - and second, politicians have already been punishing women for years.
April 8, 2016

GYNOTICIAN ALERT: Ask These 3 Governors About Your Lady Issues — Yes, Really

Gynotician governors keep thinking they can get away with putting politics between women and their doctors. But reproductive rights advocates are giving gynotician governors a taste of their own medicine.
April 8, 2016

Don't Be Fooled – Criminalizing Abortion Is Punishing Women

When it comes to preventing women from accessing safe, legal abortion, Donald Trump has said what Ted Cruz and John Kasich have worked to do.
March 31, 2016

GYNOTICIAN ALERT: Missouri Lawmaker Says He’s A Reproductive Health Expert Because He Was A “former embryo”

On Tuesday, during a debate on a personhood measure that would ban abortion, Missouri State Rep. Mike Moon (R) asserted that his knowledge of reproductive health comes from his prior experience as an embryo himself. Yep...

March 31, 2016

FDA Expands Access to Abortion Pill and Reaffirms That, Yep, It’s Still Super-Safe

Yesterday, the U.S. Federal Drug Administration (FDA) approved new protocols for medication abortion that are rooted in science — not politics — and that encourage all 50 states to provide it through an evidence-based standard.
March 31, 2016

Donald Trump Calls for Punishment of Women Who Have Abortion

Donald Trump on Wednesday said abortion should be illegal and there should be "some sort of punishment" for women who have one.
March 30, 2016

Zubik v. Burwell: The Birth Control Case That Continues What Hobby Lobby Started

On March 23 — the Affordable Care Act’s sixth anniversary — the Supreme Court is hearing an oral argument from bosses trying to block women from the very promise the ACA made to them: birth control coverage without a copay.
March 22, 2016