abortion

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 | May 2, 2016 - 10:47 pm

What’s the Prenatal Nondiscrimination Act? Only One of the Worst Abortion Bills Ever, That’s All

If you were already worried about the state of reproductive rights in the United States, boy howdy, get ready to learn all about the Prenatal Nondiscrimination Act (PRENDA). H.R. 4924,…

Jenni Miller | April 15, 2016 - 2:01 pm

Hillary Clinton Calls Out Democratic Debate Moderators For Ignoring Abortion

Whether you’re feeling the Bern or staunchly #WithHer – I’m just going to assume no one who regularly reads and enjoys The Frisky would actually consider voting for any of those GOP clowns — the…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 15, 2016 - 12:14 pm

Ted Cruz And The Fatal Logic Flaw In “Letting The States Decide” On Abortion

Ted Cruz wants “the people” to decide if rape victims should be allowed to have abortions.

Robyn Pennacchia | April 5, 2016 - 1:15 pm

Donald Trump Just Became The Most Extreme Anti-Choice Politician Out There

Trump wants to punish women who have abortions–even most anti-choicers don’t go that far.

Katie Klabusich | March 30, 2016 - 5:41 pm

Study Shows Abortion Rates Are Down–But Not For Reasons Anti-Choicers Will Like

Increased rates of birth control use have led to fewer unintended pregnancies.

Robyn Pennacchia | March 3, 2016 - 5:30 pm

Whole Women’s Health: RBG Throws Down, Kennedy Keeps Air Of Mystery

No state should be allowed to lie and say laws serve one purpose when really they serve another.

Robyn Pennacchia | March 2, 2016 - 3:00 pm

Shocking Study Shows States Lie To Patients Seeking Abortion

One-third of all women seeking abortion in the United States are given misleading information.

Robyn Pennacchia | March 1, 2016 - 6:00 pm

Yet Another Republican Thinks Rape And Incest Can’t Result In Pregnancy

That’s not how this works. That’s not how any of this works.

Robyn Pennacchia | March 1, 2016 - 10:00 am

John Kasich Cuts Funding For HIV Testing, Fighting Domestic Violence

And he’s supposed to be “the sane one”?

Robyn Pennacchia | February 22, 2016 - 12:30 pm

Psycho NYC Restaurateur Jailed For Slipping 13-weeks Pregnant GF Three Dosages Of An Abortion Pill

Manhattan restaurateur, Joshua Woodward, has been sentenced to nine years in prison for slipping his 13-weeks pregnant girlfriend three dosages of an abortion pill in her drink.

Prosecutors…

Katrin Higher | January 30, 2016 - 12:30 pm

Florida Republican Lawmakers Are Doing Their Best To Make Abortion A Felony

On Monday afternoon, Republican lawmakers in Florida voted to advance a terrifying piece of legislation that, among other things, will make performing an abortion or operating an abortion clinic a felony, punishable…

Megan Reynolds | January 26, 2016 - 2:45 pm

Texas Grand Jury Indicts Activists Who Smeared Planned Parenthood

Remember that completely bogus undercover video that claimed that Planned Parenthood was selling fetal organs? Remember how Congress used that bogus video to call a vote to defund

Rebecca Vipond Brink | January 25, 2016 - 7:30 pm

SCOTUS Dashes North Dakota’s Dreams Of Basically Outlawing Abortion

North Dakota Republicans hoped to be able to pass a law banning abortion after 6 weeks.

Robyn Pennacchia | January 25, 2016 - 6:30 pm

The Problem Of Access To Abortion In Small Town America

When having a choice requires having money to travel.

Sydney Leathers | January 22, 2016 - 10:45 am

Sorry, Not Sorry: Why I Won’t Apologize for My Abortion

 

The critics are unanimous: Women apologize too much.

We seem to be sorry for every goddamn thing, even when we’re not

Sarah Grey | January 21, 2016 - 10:30 am

Meet Dr. Leah Torres, An Abortion Provider Using Twitter To Fight For Reproductive Justice

If you follow Dr. Leah Torres on Twitter, you understand what I mean when I say she is one of the most tenacious and undaunted humans on the planet. (If…

Chanel Dubofsky | January 20, 2016 - 10:00 am

100 People Will Share Personal Abortion Stories In Livestream Today

Check it out from 12pm EST- 6pm EST.

Robyn Pennacchia | January 19, 2016 - 11:15 am

14 Essential Accessories for Your Roe v. Wade Anniversary Party

I am not saying that you have to host a Roe v.s. Wade anniversary party,but if you are looking for a reason to throw a fete after you’ve tossed out your Festivus

Lyndsay Kirkham | January 19, 2016 - 9:30 am
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