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Abortion Rights

  1. politics
    Republicans Are Already Planning to Defund Planned ParenthoodAccording to “GOP sources on and off the Hill,” it’s only a matter of time.
  2. women’s health
    New Texas Health Rules Will Require Fetal Remains to Be Cremated or BuriedNew rules set to take effect mid-December prohibit hospitals or abortion providers from disposing of fetal remains in sanitary landfills.
  3. Abortion Rates Are the Lowest They’ve Been in DecadesThe rate is essentially back to what it was before the passage of Roe v. Wade.
  4. politics
    This New App Is Like Tinder, But for Anti-Choice PoliticiansHinder shows you which politicians support abortion access.
  5. The Lawyer Who Argued Roe v. Wade on What It Was Like When Abortion Was IllegalDr. Sarah Weddington chats with the Cut about reproductive rights.
  6. do-gooders
    The Abortion-Rights Activist Who Believes in ‘Ferocious Love’Talking with Yamani Hernandez of National Network of Abortion Funds.
  7. religion
    Pope Francis Rules All Women Can Be Forgiven for AbortionsThe announcement comes weeks after Trump won the Catholic vote.
  8. It’s Not Just American Women Who May Be Harmed by Donald Trump’s PresidencyHe’s expected to reinstate a rule restricting global abortion rights.
  9. election 2016
    Evangelical Women Voted Like They Always Have — God First, Themselves LastDespite signs of rebellion, Evangelical women voted like they always have — God first, themselves (and their fellow women) last.
  10. abortion rights
    Donald Trump Hints at the Future of Abortion in AmericaTrump tells 60 Minutes he’s “pro-life” and wants state-by-state laws.
  11. women’s health
    There’s a New Study Examining the Possibility of Getting Abortion Pills by MailThe study is currently only open to residents of New York, Hawaii, Oregon, and Washington.
  12. abortion rights
    Watch John Oliver Destroy Trump Over His Poor Understanding of Female Anatomy“If you ask Donald Trump to draw a fallopian tube, I cannot imagine what you would get back, other than a child’s drawing of a cobra.”
  13. abortion rights
    This Mom Told Donald Trump What a Late-Term Abortion Is Actually Like“It was the worst moment in my life. What made it even worse was the state of Utah had made it illegal.”
  14. abortion rights
    Watch Hillary Clinton Passionately Defend a Woman’s Right to Choose“I will stand up for that right.”
  15. abortion rights
    Why This Doctor Goes to Work In a Bulletproof VestOn the 100th anniversary of Planned Parenthood, a Kansas abortion provider recounts five decades of death threats and legal hurdles.
  16. abortion rights
    Polish Lawmakers Reject Proposed Abortion Ban After ProtestsLawmakers backtracked after 116,000 people protested the ban.
  17. abortion rights
    Women’s Protests Against Poland’s Abortion Ban Actually WorkedPoland’s conservative government called the protests a lesson in “humility.”
  18. abortion rights
    Thousands of Polish Women Are Protesting a Proposed Law That Would Ban AbortionPoland already has some of the toughest abortion laws in Europe.
  19. notorious rbg
    Ruth Bader Ginsburg Can Do More Push-ups Than YouShe can hold a plank longer, too.
  20. Donald Trump’s New Anti-Abortion Letter Should Terrify YouHe wants to return women to secondary status, unable to exert control over their own bodies.
  21. abortion rights
    Donald Trump Is Forming an Anti-Abortion CoalitionAnd he’s recruiting longtime pro-life activists to lead it.
  22. women’s health
    Pregnancy-Related Deaths Doubled in Texas After Abortion Clinics ClosedFunny how those two things coincide.
  23. abortion rights
    Tracy Droz Tragos: What Trump Means for Abortion“When women are denied the right to have an abortion, they become second-class citizens.”
  24. abortion rights
    Mike Pence Says Roe v. Wade Will Be Overturned If Trump Is ElectedOr, as he put it, “consigned to the ash heap of history.” 
  25. abortion rights
    What Today’s Supreme Court Decision Means for Abortion RightsThe Supreme Court struck down two parts of a Texas law that placed restrictions on abortion providers.
  26. horrible things
    Pro-Life Ads Target Women at Abortion ClinicsThe only way to block the ads is to not bring your phone with you, or to disable GPS tracking.
  27. shmashmortion
    Report Confirms Crisis Pregnancy Centers Are Horrible“Stop whoring around,” and other helpful medical advice.
  28. q&a
    There’s a Blind, Atheist Feminist Running for CongressMeet James Woods. Not that James Woods.
  29. shmashmortion
    Texas Senate Passes Filibustered Abortion BillAs expected.
  30. quotables
    Rick Perry: Wendy Davis Is Proof Women Don’t Need Abortion Rights“It is just unfortunate that she hasn’t learned from her own example.”
  31. shmashmortion
    Texas House Votes to Close 37 Abortion ClinicsOut of 42. 
  32. linguistics
    What Should We Say Instead of ‘Pro-Choice’?As Planned Parenthood moves away from the term, feminists offer up new options.