pro-choice

Repeal the Eighth

People Are Traveling Across the World to Repeal Ireland's Abortion Ban

For some Irish people living abroad, the vote to repeal the Eighth Amendment is too important to miss.
Leila Ettachfini
5.24.18
Power to the Polls

The Pro-Choice Activist Running to Put Public Service Back into Politics

"People deserve better, and we want better, and we can have better if we have better leaders," says Gaylon B. Alcaraz.
Leila Ettachfini
1.19.18
Planned Parenthood

After 101 Years of Fighting for Women's Rights, Planned Parenthood Looks Forward

The non-profit has been relentlessly targeted by the GOP since 2010, but with over a hundred years of championing reproductive rights under their belt, Planned Parenthood has no plans to back down now.
Leila Ettachfini
10.17.17
abortion

How Anti-Abortion Zealots Pose as Medical Professionals to Trick Pregnant Women

Anti-abortion groups are opening fake clinics near actual reproductive health care providers across the country in an attempt to shame and scare women into staying pregnant.
Callie Beusman
5.30.17
100 years

How a Harrowing Photo of One Woman's Death Became an Iconic Pro-Choice Symbol

In 1973, Ms. magazine published a haunting photo of a woman named Gerri Santoro, who'd died of a back-alley abortion. At the time, no one could have predicted what an impact it would have on the pro-choice movement.
Amanda Arnold
10.26.16
Broadly Meets

Still Standing Tall: The Unstoppable Wendy Davis on the Fight for Abortion Rights

We sat down with former Texas state senator Wendy Davis to discuss the harsh abortion restrictions she famously filibustered in 2013 and the future of women's reproductive health.
Broadly Staff
7.12.16
abortion

Devil's Advocates: The Satanic Temple's Fight to Protect Your Abortion Rights

Amidst rising violence and an onslaught of clinic closures, the Satanic Temple is fighting to protect women's right to safe and legal abortion. We followed Satanic activists from across the country to find why.
Broadly Staff
6.16.16
Sex

The UK's Biggest Union for Midwives is Facing a Christian Abortion Challenge

Royal College of Midwives CEO Cathy Warwick is facing calls to resign as a Christian lobby group tears into the leading midwifery organization's support for decriminalizing abortion.
Sirin Kale
5.16.16