Episode 9: Will Insurance Pay for My Abortion?

April 29, 2021
A Podcast About Abortion

Spoiler alert: probably not. How the Hyde Amendment paved the way for other restrictions on public and private insurance coverage of abortion, and how people pay for their abortions when insurance doesn’t help. Guests: Abby…

Will the Biden Administration Get Bolder on Improving Abortion Access?

April 27, 2021
The Nation

The Biden administration’s announcement this month that it would allow mifepristone to be sent by mail revolutionized access to abortion—in about half the country. Elsewhere, state laws requiring patients to meet with a provider in person preempt the…

Why Won’t President Biden Utter the Word ‘Abortion’?

March 10, 2021

”President Biden is a compassionate leader who supports healthcare access and economic security for all people. His values align with abortion justice: He has prioritized racial equity, economic security and pandemic relief during his first…

What Repealing the Hyde Amendment Would Mean for Abortion Activists

January 28, 2021
Teen Vogue

Kelsey Ryland notes it is Black and other women of color like the abortion fund directors who are moving the pro-choice movement forward. Ryland is the director of federal strategies for All* Above All. The…

Abortion Advocates’ Biggest Priorities For The Next 4 Years

January 22, 2021

“We’ve long known that the promise of Roe v. Wade was never real for working families in America,” Kelsey Ryland, co-director of All* Above All, a reproductive justice policy and strategy organization, tells Bustle. That’s why, she adds, now’s…

With Abortion Rights Under Attack, Activists Urge Biden to Strike Hyde Amendment

December 9, 2020

Over the past four years, the tide has shifted on the topic of public funding of abortion, thanks in large part to organizing by the reproductive justice group All* Above All. “Fundamentally, there is now…

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