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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. 

North Carolina’s Coercive Ultrasound Law Permanently Blocked as Supreme Court Refuses Review

The United States Supreme Court today declined to review a North Carolina law that would have forced a woman to undergo a narrated ultrasound before receiving an abortion — a measure that was blocked by both a district court and federal appeals court as unconstitutional.
June 15, 2015

Gynotician Alert of the Week: June 12

This Week: Senate Gynotician Lindsey Graham re-introduces a nationwide 20-week abortion ban while Gynotician Governor Scott Walker promises to sign the same type of ban in Wisconsin. Meanwhile, Florida's gynotician governor signs a mandatory 24-hour wait for a safe, legal abortion into law.
June 12, 2015

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Fifth Circuit Court Upholds Devastating Abortion Restrictions in Texas

Politicians are not medical experts, yet politicians have written these restrictions with the end goal of cutting off access to safe, legal abortion.
June 12, 2015

Act Now to Help Make Birth Control Available Over-the-Counter and Protect Insurance Coverage

A new bill in Congress could make the birth control pill available over the counter – while protecting the insurance coverage that keeps it affordable. That means greater access to birth control, for everyone. Right now, lawmakers are deciding where they stand. Ask your senators to co-sponsor the Affordability IS Access Act.
June 9, 2015

Arizona Gynoticians are Forcing Real Doctors to Lie

Arizona lawmakers are forcing doctors to lie to their patients — and we're going to court to stop this outrageous attack.
June 8, 2015

Gynotician Alert of the Week, May 29, 2015

This week: Scott Walker absolutely loves forced ultrasounds, West Virginia’s 20-week abortion ban law takes effect, and Texas wants to make it harder for abused teens to get an abortion (because they might be lying).
May 29, 2015

Take the Quiz: Wacky $#[email protected] Gynoticians Say

Think you know how far women's health opponents are willing to go to push their ideology? test your knowledge with our quick quiz.
May 27, 2015

Planned Parenthood Patients in Texas Banned from Breast and Cervical Cancer Services Program

Texas politicians are cutting cancer screenings for thousands of poor women. All because they have some crazed vendetta against Planned Parenthood.
May 23, 2015

Politician Sabotages Anti-Abortion Bill After Exceptions for Rape and Incest Get Added

Lee Bright really wants to ban abortion after 20 weeks, but once a 20-week bill was amended to include exceptions for rape and incest, Bright threw a fit and tried to block a vote on it.
May 20, 2015