reproductive rights

How Oakland Is Doubling Down On Misleading Anti-Choice Propaganda

Stripped of the ability to take advantage of and lie to women about something so potentially life-altering, crisis pregnancy centers in Oakland will hopefully fade into oblivion.

Kylie Cheung | July 28, 2016 - 12:17 pm

Tim Kaine’s Abortion Stance Isn’t Ideal, But Here’s How He Exemplifies What It Means To Be Pro-Choice

Pro-choice individuals’ disapproval of Kaine solely because of his personal opinions, which have never affected his voting record, ultimately undermines what the term “pro-choice” means.

Kylie Cheung | July 26, 2016 - 6:03 pm

Purvi Patel’s Feticide Conviction Was Overturned, But It’s Not A Total Reproductive Rights Victory

On Friday, the Indiana Court of Appeals overturned Purvi Patel’s feticide conviction, but it’s not the reproductive rights victory you may immediately think. If you’re unfamiliar with Patel’s case, she…

Lauren Holter | July 22, 2016 - 3:11 pm

The Republican Platform’s War On Women’s Rights: What You Need To Know

On women’s rights, the party started from the bottom and has somehow managed to get lower.

Kylie Cheung | July 18, 2016 - 8:44 am

How The First Amendment Defense Act Would Be A Disaster For Women

You could literally be fired or evicted for having premarital sex.

Kylie Cheung | July 15, 2016 - 10:14 am

Mike Pence’s Abysmal Record On Women’s Issues Is As Bad As It Gets

Prepare yourself for some Trump-level sexism, over here.

Kylie Cheung | July 14, 2016 - 7:07 pm

Congress Is Voting On A Dangerous Women’s Health Bill You Need To Know About

As the debate over what constitutes personhood rages on, here’s a friendly reminder that pregnant women are CONFIRMED persons with constitutional rights.

Kylie Cheung | July 13, 2016 - 8:44 am

Texas’ Anti-Choice Laws Were Actually Counterproductive For Conservatives, Forcing Women To Have Abortions Later

Anti-abortion regulations don’t even achieve conservatives’ goals, so basically, they’re shitty for everyone.

Kylie Cheung | July 9, 2016 - 12:21 pm

The List Of Zika-Related Birth Defects Got Longer, Increasing The Negative Impact On Women And Babies

Whether or not this will actually move Republicans to take adequate action is another story.

Kylie Cheung | July 6, 2016 - 10:13 am

Why Chelsea Handler’s ‘Playboy’ Essay About Her Two Abortions Is So Important

It wastes no time in dismantling just about every cultural myth about abortion in existence.

Kylie Cheung | July 1, 2016 - 1:19 pm

SCOTUS Says Pharmacies Must Stock Emergency Contraception In Yet Another Reproductive Rights Victory

Hallelujah — no one in Washington will be turned down when they show up at the pharmacy asking for a pill to keep one night of unprotected sex from becoming

Lauren Holter | June 28, 2016 - 8:51 pm

Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s Abortion Opinion Shattered One Prevalent Abortion Myth

And, frankly, the facts are on her side.

Kylie Cheung | June 28, 2016 - 6:02 pm

5 States With Abortion Laws Similar To The One SCOTUS Struck Down

Sadly and unsurprisingly, Texas is not alone in their backwards and restrictive abortion laws.

Bronwyn Isaac | June 27, 2016 - 7:47 pm

Here’s What The SCOTUS Abortion Ruling Means For Reproductive Rights

Whole Woman’s Health v. Hellerstedt is such a big deal because Texas is far from the only state to institute anti-abortion laws disguised as public health initiatives.

Lauren Holter | June 27, 2016 - 10:08 am

You Can Now Get Birth Control Via An App. This Is A Total Game Changer.

What a triumph for female millennials everywhere.

Kylie Cheung | June 22, 2016 - 10:12 am

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 | June 21, 2016 - 4:16 pm

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

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 | May 25, 2016 - 1:15 pm

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 | May 13, 2016 - 10:39 am

5 Myths About Female Orgasms That Need To Die Already

Because so many (men) fear its power, knowledge on a female orgasm is rare and myths spread like lore. I am here to fix all that by debunking five common myths

Ana Defillo | May 10, 2016 - 7:05 pm
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