abortion

Abortion Rates Soar In Zika-Stricken Countries, As Women Try To Avoid Major Birth Defects

Abortion might be illegal in most of these countries, but clearly that isn’t stopping it.

Kylie Cheung |

A Drone Delivered Abortion Drugs To Northern Ireland In Bold Protest Of Its Dangerous Laws

Technology has made everything more accessible — now including abortion meds.

Lauren Holter |

The Supreme Court Will Rule On These 3 Controversial Issues Very Soon

What with the crazy dialogues surrounding racial injustice, immigration, and women’s rights throughout the Supreme Court’s wild 2015-2016 term, all eyes are on three cases in particular.

Kylie Cheung |

Kerry Washington Opens Up About Hateful Responses To The ‘Scandal’ Abortion Scene

Because of course internet trolls felt the need to shame a woman for shamelessly obtaining a safe, legal medical procedure.

Kylie Cheung |

Here’s What Oklahoma’s Anti-Choice Goals Are Costing The Sooner State

With a $1.3 billion budget deficit, Oklahoma passed a bill to fund anti-choice propaganda in public schools, because who needs education funding when you could further stigmatize abortion?

Kylie Cheung |

Oklahoma Creates Sex Ed For An “Abortion-Free Society,” As If American Sex Ed Wasn’t Bad Enough Already

They’ll tell teens that life begins at conception, but won’t tell them what fucking actually is. That has to be confusing.

Karen Fratti |

DIY Abortions Are On The Rise Thanks To More Limited Abortion Access

A sad commentary on the diminishing availability of abortion as a medical procedure.

Kylie Cheung |

Report: Fox News’ Coverage Of Abortion Is Mostly Men Telling Lies

On today’s segment of not-so-surprising news…

Kylie Cheung |

Sarah Silverman Thinks Male Masturbation Should Be Legislated Like Abortion, Because Equality

Sperm is life, and you know what that means: We’ve gotta legislate that shit.”

Kylie Cheung |

What You Must Know About 20-Week Abortion Bans, Like The New One In South Carolina

Abortions past 20 weeks gestation are illegal in the state of South Carolina, effective immediately.

Kylie Cheung |

An Anti-Abortion Group In Kansas Wants You To Beware of “Human-Animal” Hybrids

Anti-choice group Kansans for Life sinks to new levels of bizarre in its war on choice.

Kylie Cheung |

Purvi Patel, Convicted Of Feticide After Self-Induced Abortion, Appeals In Indiana Court

The 2009 law Patel was convicted under was meant to be used against third parties inflicting harm on the pregnant woman and her fetus — not the pregnant woman herself. The state

Kylie Cheung |

New Louisiana Abortion Waiting Period Law Has The Most Infuriating Name Ever

On today’s edition of Infuriatingly Deceitful Labels Anti-Choice Lawmakers Use To Disguise Their Stonewalling Access To Healthcare As Being Beneficial To Women™….

Kylie Cheung |

Performing An Abortion In Oklahoma City Could Land Doctors In Prison, So That’s Nice

We’ve regressed 100 years! So that’s fun.

Marissa Miller |

Study Finds Married Women Have More Abortions Than Anyone Else

A new global study just shattered the ultimate myth about women who have abortions.

Kylie Cheung |

How The Abortion Storyline On ‘Scandal’ Was Quietly, Shockingly Correct

The anticipated “abortion confrontation” on night’s Scandal finale was not what I expected from Olivia and Fitz. What we got instead changed everything about the abortion storyline.

Elizabeth Skoski |

This Utah Anti-Abortion Law Puts Clinics In An Awfully Confusing Position

New Utah law requires that fetuses receive anesthesia or painkillers before some abortions…except there’s no evidence that fetuses even feel pain.

Kylie Cheung |

Planned Parenthood Shooting Suspect Robert Dear Found Incompetent To Stand Trial

State-appointed doctors claim Dear, a self-proclaimed “warrior for the babies,” suffers from delusions.

Kylie Cheung |

NARAL Just Gave State Lawmakers Pro-Choice Ratings, & Things Are Looking Shockingly Not Good

Pro-choice Washington Democrats performed surprisingly poorly on the NARAL’s pro-choice scorecards, and while some of their ratings were disappointing, the NARAL raised some important points.

Kylie Cheung |
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