Gynotician of Roe v. Wade Week: Senator Lindsey Graham

Category: Abortion

The week that we celebrated the 42nd anniversary of the landmark Roe v. Wade ruling, Senator Lindsey Graham won the dubious distinction of gynotician for lamenting the, ahem, “definitional” problem with rape. Continue Reading

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Happy 42nd Anniversary, Roe: We Have a Win for You — But It’s Wrapped in Your Opponents’ Threats

Category: Abortion

Today, on the 42nd anniversary of the landmark Roe v. Wade decision, our opponents have been attacking women’s access to abortion from all angles. And not just today. All this week. Continue Reading

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Declaring OUR State of the Union: Women's Health and Rights Advocates Respond to the President's Speech


President Obama's seventh state of the union outlines his vision for our country in 2015. How did women's health and rights advocates respond? LIKE THIS. Continue Reading


OUR State of the Union

Category: President Obama

Tonight we’ll hear the president’s ideas on how to move the country forward, and his calls for action. That’s no surprise. After all, it’s his 2015 state of the union. And here’s ours. Continue Reading

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States Are Introducing a Wave of Abortion Bans, and Guess Who’s Paying for It

Category: Abortion, State Fights


Lawsuits over abortion bans cost taxpayers money — a lot of money, more than $3.5 million. Continue Reading

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

Category: Global

President Obama

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. Continue Reading

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