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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.

Pop Open the Champagne: Texas' Anti-Abortion Law is Unconstitutional!

Within 24 hours of this landmark ruling, four states dropped similar abortion restrictions — and abortion access advocates around the country celebrated.
July 1, 2016

Want to know What’s at Stake for Abortion This Election? Just Look at Anti-Abortion Candidates’ Reactions to Monday’s Supreme Court Ruling

On Monday, the Supreme Court made a landmark decision on abortion access, ruling that Texas’ dangerous, medically unnecessary abortion restrictions — which were designed to shut down clinics but billed as “helpful” to women — are, in fact, unconstitutional.
June 30, 2016

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5 Women’s Stories Show How Texas’ HB2 And Other TRAP Laws Hurt Abortion Access

Tiffany: "...I had to resort to buying an unprescribed [abortion] medication off a website... I took the medication without supervision of a nurse and ended up going to the ER for continual bleeding. It was extremely unsafe."
June 21, 2016

Potential Outcomes of the Supreme Court’s Biggest Abortion Case in Decades

Any day now, the U.S. Supreme Court will rule on a challenge to dangerous restrictions that have devastated access to safe, legal abortion in Texas. The case, Whole Woman’s Health v. Hellerstedt, could further devastate on abortion access in the state.

June 21, 2016

These 4 Types of TRAP Laws Are Dangerously Chipping Away at Abortion Access Under the Guise of ‘Women’s Health’

The width of hallways, paint colors, and janitors’ closets have little to do with actual patient care and more to do with shutting down abortion providers.

June 15, 2016

Louisiana Closes All But One Abortion Provider

Texas Women Were Traveling to Louisiana for Abortion. What Can They Do Now?
Feb. 25, 2016

Infographic: Why This Is The Most Important Abortion Rights Case in Decades

If the Court rules later this year to uphold Texas’ draconian anti-abortion law, it would devastate access to abortion in Texas and pave the way for even more states to enact similar laws -- leaving abortion legal in name only for many women.
Feb. 24, 2016

Whole Woman's Health v. Hellerstedt: The Supreme Court’s Biggest Abortion Case in Decades

This year, the U.S. Supreme Court is ruling on a case that could redefine abortion access in America. It’s about whether to uphold severe, medically unnecessary restrictions that have already devastated access to safe, legal abortion in Texas.
Feb. 24, 2016

Roe v. Wade at Risk: Abortion Became Legal in 1973, But Could Become Out-of-Reach in 2016

On the 43rd anniversary of Roe v. Wade, we are reminded of what life was like for women before safe and legal abortion — and what could again become a reality for many women across the country.
Jan. 22, 2016

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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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