pro-choice

Why at least one presidential debate needs to cover abortion this year

Pretending it’s no longer an issue isn’t going to help the countless poor and marginalized women still unable to access it.

Kylie Cheung | September 23, 2016 - 8:33 am

Oklahoma’s first new abortion clinic since 1974 opens after state legislature tries to criminalize abortion

Finally, some abortion-related news from this state that isn’t horrible.

Kylie Cheung | September 20, 2016 - 7:07 pm

The Hyde Amendment turns 40 this month, so here’s a reminder of WTF it is and why it matters

Roe v. Wade doesn’t matter that much to women who can’t afford it.

Kylie Cheung | September 12, 2016 - 2:47 pm

An Anti-Abortion Group Plans To Protest At Both Party Conventions, As If We Needed More To Dread

Because nothing makes you want to give birth to a baby more than a throng of angry conservatives flying seemingly photoshopped horrors in your face.

Bronwyn Isaac | July 11, 2016 - 4:23 pm

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 | June 4, 2016 - 11:00 am

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 | May 26, 2016 - 9:29 pm

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 | May 24, 2016 - 9:04 am

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 | May 23, 2016 - 7:40 am

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 | May 17, 2016 - 10:33 pm

The Supreme Court Just Made An Important, Slightly Confusing Decision On Birth Control Coverage

It’s not necessarily bad news, but it’s not really good news either.

Kylie Cheung | May 16, 2016 - 9:09 pm

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 | May 12, 2016 - 10:11 am

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
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