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I Attended Power of Pink and Learned How to be a Better Ally

It’s up to me — and only me — to educate myself about inequities faced by people of color.

The GOP’s $502.4 Billion Dollar Price Tag for Women

Republican presidential candidates’ positions cost women a lot: Opposing equal pay ($500 billion in costs), no-copay birth control ($1.4 billion in costs), and gender discrimination protections in health care ($1 billion in costs) adds up to costing women $502.4 billion per year.
Oct. 29, 2015

Road-Tripping for Truth — Because Carly Fiorina Is #NotMyCandidate

This weekend, while Fiorina was campaigning in Iowa, supporters — including patients — were on hand to correct the record and tell the truth about the essential health care services Planned Parenthood provides.
Oct. 20, 2015

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Quick Sex Ed Lesson For Tonight's GOP Debate Candidates

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.
Sept. 16, 2015

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

Bush doesn’t consider Pap tests, breast exams, STD testing, well-woman exams, and birth control as women’s health services.
Aug. 25, 2015

4 Things That Made Us Happy in April: Advancing on Women's Health, Plus a Few Laughs

It can feel like we’re constantly in the trenches. But it’s not all uphill. In fact, women’s health advocates have seen a lot of wins lately.
May 7, 2015

GOP Presidential Contenders Trample on Reproductive Freedom at the ‘Faith and Freedom’ Event

Here are 3 of the most backwards bravado and despicable attacks on women’s health by GOP contenders in Iowa. (Spoiler: Reading these may cause you to want to tear your hair out.)
April 28, 2015

Gynotician Hall of Shame: Presidential Candidate Ted Cruz

Ted Cruz just announced that he’s running for president. But he’s a bonafide gynotician who has no business making laws dictating women’s access to health care.
March 23, 2015

ShowOUT to Vote: Why I’m Helping My Fellow Classmates Register to Vote

A Planned Parenthood Greater Texas volunteer and Texas State University student shares her passion for her role as a Planned Parenthood Generation organizer.
Sept. 24, 2014

Women are Watching Is Back for 2014

We know it’s only February, but things are already heating up as the 2014 election approaches. Politically speaking, it’s a big year and women’s health is on the line. Planned Parenthood and our advocacy partners in the states will be running our largest campaign ever.
Feb. 27, 2014

Top 3 Ways You Can Take Action NOW

No "Gag Rule" — Speak Out Now!

This is Trump's most dangerous attack on women's basic rights, ever.

#StopKavanaugh!

Tell your senators to BLOCK Trump Supreme Court pick, Brett Kavanaugh, and refuse to confirm ANY nominee who will threaten Roe v. Wade.  

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Join a core group of Planned Parenthood activists who get access to resources, trainings, webinars, and more to bolster the fight for health care and reproductive rights.