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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. 

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

How 20-Week Abortion Bans Are Spreading Across the U.S. (in 1 GIF)

See which states have already enacted 20-week abortion bans and which states are considering these out-of-touch, dangerous bans.
Feb. 13, 2015

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New Map: 80% of Abortion Providers in Texas Close Overnight

Last week the U.S. Fifth Circuit, ruled that H.B. 2 can go into effect immediately. As a result, 80% of abortion providers in Texas have had to close overnight.
Oct. 9, 2014

MAP: Abortion In The South: Using Admitting Privileges Laws to Restrict Safe and Legal Access

These laws were written by politicians, not medical experts. They don’t make women safer. They don’t make the care better. They just make it harder for women’s health centers to stay open...
May 21, 2014