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Supreme Court Protects Access Abortion — For Now

In June Medical Services v. Russo, the U.S. Supreme Court sent a resounding message to politicians all across the country: It is unconstitutional to impose medically unnecessary laws that place an undue burden on a person’s right to safe, legal abortion.

What to Know About the Fight for Reproductive Justice

For a future with greater health equity and empowerment for Black people, people of color, and Indigenous people this movement is leading the way

Feb. 21, 2020

Five Takeaways From the 2019 Elections

Huge victories for reproductive health champions send a big signal about key issues that may swing elections in 2020.

Nov. 8, 2019

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You have power — and you have a voice. Make sure you’re ready to use them in this election.

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For Missourians, Access to Abortion Hangs in the Balance

A case is being heard this week that could make Missouri the first state since Roe v. Wade without a single health center providing abortion.

Oct. 29, 2019

Virginia Has an Election in 2019, and the Stakes Are Huge

Control of the General Assembly — and Access to Reproductive Health Care, Including Safe, Legal Abortion — Hangs in the Balance

Oct. 4, 2019

Honoring the Black Women Who Stand Up for Reproductive Health Care

With the health, rights, and lives of Black people under ongoing threat, Planned Parenthood celebrates women and leaders who are working to create an equitable world

Sept. 21, 2019

Don’t Call 6-Week Abortion Bans “Heartbeat” Bills. Here’s Why.

The biased language in these bills has no basis in medicine or reality. They’re written to divert attention away from the fact that they ban abortion and hurt women.

 

April 25, 2019

From the Trump-Pence Administration, a Stealthy New Attack on Reproductive Health Care

Political appointees are shifting federal grants away from evidence-based health care providers — and toward ideology-driven opponents of our rights ​​​​​​.

April 9, 2019

Stand With Black Women, This Month and Always

What can get lost in the work Planned Parenthood health centers do every day is how much it depends on the devotion and contributions of Black women.

Feb. 8, 2019

Senators Need to Ask Brett Kavanaugh These 3 Questions

Women’s constitutional rights, including access to abortion, are on the line if Kavanaugh is confirmed. Here’s what we need to hear.

Sept. 4, 2018