By Rebecca Grant The election of Donald Trump has forced American women to reckon with a future in which the “tyranny of reproduction” looms large. This fearful vision of the future is simultaneously a plunge into the past, into the world before legal abortion and prescription birth control when to have sex was to tempt […]
- The Nation
In this episode, stories of reproductive choice. We hear from a woman with no children, a mother of ten children, and everything in between! Listen here.
- Women of the Hour
- New York Times
By Sabrina Tavernise and Sheryl Gay Stolberg COLUMBUS, Ohio — Christina Hagan, the youngest woman in the Ohio Legislature, received a surprise last week. The toughest piece of abortion legislation in the country — a bill she had championed for years — suddenly passed. The measure, which would ban abortions after a heartbeat is detected, […]
Providing abortion care has never been easy. When my grandmother Dorothy was a young nurse in the 1950s, most of the abortions performed in Pennsylvania were illegal. When she and her colleagues cared for abortion patients, they were usually helping to save the lives of women who’d had illegal or self-induced abortions in a time […]
- Penn Live