Celebrating ACA Assisters on the Health Care Law’s 7th Anniversary

March 23 marked the Affordable Care Act (ACA)’s 7th anniversary. While we’re fighting with all we’ve got against the bill to repeal the ACA, we're honoring some unsung heroes behind the current health care law's unparalleled success: ACA assisters.

Black History Month 2017: Celebrating Black Women's Resistance and Resilience

It is better to speak and act, remembering Assata Shakur’s wise reminder that we have nothing to lose but our chains.

Feb. 28, 2017

Guess Which 4 Groups Would Be Disproportionately Hurt by "Defunding" Planned Parenthood

Hint: It’s not the old, rich, white men, trying to shut Planned Parenthood down.

Feb. 10, 2017

Tell Congress you Stand with Planned Parenthood

The federal government is now in the hands of extremist lawmakers who have tried for years to shut down Planned Parenthood health centers and cut patients off from care. Tell them you stand with Planned Parenthood.

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Celebrating the Leaders in Black Communities Who Have Fought — and Who Are Fighting — for the Healthiest, Most Just Generation Ever

While we celebrate those who have in the past and those who continue to the fight today at the intersections of racial, gender, reproductive, and LGBTQ justice, we must also join in the fight with them. 

Feb. 1, 2017

Trump’s Claim: ‘Rigged’ Election. The True Crime? His Voter Intimidation.

Trump’s rhetoric could lead to real voter suppression and violence. And when Trump indicated that he’d reject the election’s results if he loses, he wasn’t just whining — he was stoking his supporters’ threats of violence, and encouraging voter intimidation and racial profiling at the polls.

Nov. 7, 2016

Tell Congress you Stand with Planned Parenthood

The federal government is now in the hands of extremist lawmakers who have tried for years to shut down Planned Parenthood health centers and cut patients off from care. Tell them you stand with Planned Parenthood.

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It's the 51st Anniversary of the Voting Rights Act and We're Still Fighting for Our Rights

The 51st anniversary of the Voting Rights Act reminds us that as long as people are denied access to the ballot, neither democracy nor justice can be achieved.
Aug. 5, 2016

Yes, Voter Suppression Is Actually In Full Effect

Since the gutting of the Voting Rights Act by the Supreme Court in 2013, more and more states have enacted measures that actively suppress voter turnout, specifically in communities of color.
July 29, 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

This Black History Month Don’t Just Be About It….Read About It!

This Black History Month, we urge you to explore a few readings that can help shape and impact our collective work towards achieving reproductive freedom for all people:
Feb. 10, 2016

Bloody Sunday 50 Years On: The Fight for Justice Continues in Selma

Fifty years ago, brave women and men marched for voting rights because their belief in justice was greater than their fear. In places like Selma, AL, and surrounding counties, all it took was being black and in the wrong place at the wrong time to get you murdered.
March 9, 2015

Top 3 Ways to Take Action

The most serious threat to Planned Parenthood patients is moving through Congress, and it could cut 2.5 million patients off from care — with devastating consequences. These are the top three ways you can protect reproductive rights across the country, including care at Planned Parenthood health centers.

Oppose the ACA repeal and Planned Parenthood “defund” bill

Extreme politicians are trying to shut down Planned Parenthood health centers and cut patients off from care. It's the fight of our lives to protect access to care — and we need you with us.

Call Congress to Stand with Planned Parenthood

Call your representative and tell them that you’re a part of the overwhelming majority that opposes defunding care at Planned Parenthood health centers.

Tell Your Senators: Vote No on Gorsuch

Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Neil Gorsuch, has a history of interfering with reproductive rights and health. We cannot risk giving him the ability to undermine Roe v. Wade and the right to safe and legal abortion.