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This Week’s Urgent Action: Defend the Dreamers!

With Congress on recess from February 17 - 25, now’s our best chance to hold their feet to the fire to protect Dreamers.

Fighting for Maternal Health and Rights Means Acting on the Helms Amendment

Almost 800 women die every day due to complications during pregnancy and childbirth. That is close to 300,000 maternal deaths annually.
April 10, 2015

Planned Parenthood Global Launches 'Healthiest Generation' Tumblr

On our new Tumblr you can expect to find playlists with amazing music from countries across Latin America and Africa; inspiring stories of badass change makers from around the world; photos, videos and GIFs illuminating the front lines of this work; and much more.
March 31, 2015

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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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Ending the Global Gag Rule for Good

Today Senator Barbara Boxer reintroduced a bill that would end a harmful, 30-year-old policy that has played politics with women’s health and lives around the world.
March 9, 2015

International Women’s Day: Celebrating Global Progress with Champions Around the World

March 8 marks International Women’s Day, a day to celebrate the incredible progress in women’s rights. Planned Parenthood is joined by fierce women’s rights champions in honoring women’s rights milestones of the past 20 years.

March 6, 2015

IPPF: Planned Parenthood Global Welcomes First Ever U.S. Special Envoy for LGBT Human Rights

The United States just appointed the first-ever special envoy for the human rights of LGBTI (lesbian, gay, bi-sexual, transgender and intersex) persons, and Planned Parenthood. Here's what that means to reproductive health worldwide.
March 4, 2015

Helms Amendment: A U.S. Policy that Restricts Women’s Abortion Access Around the Globe

The Helms Amendment has been restricting women’s access to much-needed health care for more than 40 years around the world. Here is what you need to know about this harmful policy, and what can be done about it.
Jan. 15, 2015

16 Days of Activism: Helms Hurts, But Our Generation Can Help

As students and advocates, we’re excited to see international progress on women’s rights. But a policy known as the Helms Amendment undermines efforts to improve women’s health around the world — including for victims of violence.
Dec. 1, 2014

Want to DO Something? Get Involved Now!

Join us in gearing up to fight even harder for women’s health and rights — right now, and for the next two years. Here are seven ways you can take action today.
Nov. 20, 2014

TIME Magazine Poll Wants to Ban the Word ‘Feminist’ — Really, TIME?!

When we saw the word “feminist” listed in a TIME magazine poll among words that are ostensibly so overused that they deserve to be put on the chopping block, we were angry
Nov. 13, 2014

Top 3 Ways to Take Action

Stand up to discrimination

The Trump-Pence administration just set up a new HHS office to promote discrimination. Tell them that we won't tolerate hate. 

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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.

Volunteer for PP

Now more than ever, Planned Parenthood is counting on volunteers who are ready to take action locally and online and stand up for reproductive health and rights.