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Defunding the Police: What it Means and Why Planned Parenthood Supports It

Planned Parenthood — in solidarity with patients, staff, and supporters — stands with the Movement for Black Lives’ call to defund the police. Defunding the police means investing less in militarizing police forces and investing more in community-based solutions, education, and health care. 

Why the Fight for Black Mamas Is a Public Health Imperative

As we mark Black Maternal Health Week 2020, the COVID-19 pandemic makes clear that centering the communities and people most affected by health crises is crucial

April 13, 2020

Universal Coverage: The Key to Making Sexual and Reproductive Health Care Truly Accessible

To overcome health disparities, proposals must ensure equitable access to the full range of sexual and reproductive health care services.

Oct. 22, 2019

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Trump's Latest Attack on Abortion Access? Blocking Insurance Coverage

One in four women will have an abortion. But Trump’s new rule could put insurance coverage out of reach for millions.

Dec. 21, 2018

How to Keep Up the Momentum for Black Moms Year-Round

Black Maternal Health Week recently came to an end, but we must center the experiences of pregnant Black women throughout the year.

April 25, 2018