by: Gina Pollack When I set out to make this film in late 2015, the battle over restricting access to abortions in Texas was a national news story. Coverage featured graphs charting the hours women had to drive to find an abortion clinic in the state and maps tracing their paths. Experts weighed in on […]
By Dr. Diane Tober In the summer of 2016, University of California at Berkeley student Tanya discovered she was pregnant. She had an IUD and was also using condoms with her partner. But the condom broke, and a few weeks later, she was faced with a pink plus sign on a home pregnancy test. Read more. […]
By Jennifer Gerson Uffalussy On Tuesday a bill passed the Illinois State House that would keep abortion legal in the state even if Roe v. Wade were to be overturned by the Supreme Court — but Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner, a pro-choice Republican, has vowed to veto it. The events in Illinois today are a perfect example of […]
“I’m in a constant battle to help women and it can get exhausting sometimes, but the good days outweigh the bad ones.” Caroline Kee BuzzFeed News Reporter Forty-four years ago, the US Supreme Court affirmed a woman’s legal right to have an abortion in the Roe v. Wade decision. Today, abortion access is still being […]
You can’t fight for economic justice without also fighting for reproductive rights. Read more.