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Repeal the Eighth
Repeal the Eighth

What It's Like to Travel to a Foreign Country for an Abortion

Every year, thousands of Irish women travel to the UK to access safe and legal abortion. These are their stories.
Not At Home
5.17.18
reproductive health
reproductive health

Millions of American Women Live More Than 100 Miles from an Abortion Clinic

According to a new study, 27 cities in the US qualify as "abortion deserts"—ten of which are located in Texas.
Kimberly Lawson
5.15.18
reproductive choice
reproductive choice

The Religious Coalition Blessing Abortion Clinics Across America

The Christian pastors, Jewish rabbis, Hindu priests, and Muslim clerics of the Religious Coalition for Reproductive Choice have been infuriating religious conservatives since 1967.
Caroline Kent
5.10.18
Op-Ed
Op-Ed

There's Always a New, More Extreme Abortion Ban Around the Corner

This week, Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant signed a 15-week abortion ban into law. It's been called the "most restrictive in the nation"—but other states are already in the process of passing even harsher restrictions.
Robin Marty
3.20.18
END FORCED MOTHERHOOD
END FORCED MOTHERHOOD

Yes, the Government Should Regulate Anti-Abortion Zealots Who Pose as Doctors

The Supreme Court is hearing arguments in a case that pits reproductive rights advocates against faith-based "crisis pregnancy centers," whose sole purpose is to talk women out of abortion, often through deceptive means.
Jex Blackmore
3.20.18
Planned Parenthood
Planned Parenthood

'I’m Ready to Go to Battle': Inside Planned Parenthood's Organizing Boot Camp

How the organization is expanding its advocacy by training hand-picked volunteers to run their own campaigns across the country.
Lisa Dunn
2.23.18
reproductive rights
reproductive rights

The Irish Expats Flying Home to Vote Against Ireland's Abortion Ban

“I am traveling home to vote to repeal the Eighth Amendment on behalf of all the women and girls in Ireland who do not have a choice about what happens to their bodies.”
Zing Tsjeng
2.16.18
abortion
abortion

The Anti-Abortion Movement Has Made a Deal with the Devil (Trump)

Trump is everything the "pro-life" movement should stand against, but he's carrying out their agenda so enthusiastically that they can't be bothered to condemn him.
Robin Marty
1.30.18
reproductive rights
reproductive rights

What It Was Like Getting an Illegal Abortion as a Teenager

One woman shares her story of what it was like getting an abortion before Roe v. Wade, the landmark 1973 ruling that legalized the procedure in the US.
Broadly Staff
1.26.18
reproductive rights
reproductive rights

'I'd Never Had Such Pain in My Life': On Getting a Botched, Illegal Abortion

One woman shares her story of what it was like getting an abortion before Roe v. Wade, the landmark 1973 ruling that legalized the procedure in the US.
Broadly Staff
1.26.18
Op-Ed
Op-Ed

The Laughable Hypocrisy of the 'Pro-Life' Movement Under Trump

The contemporary anti-abortion movement has never really cared about lives outside the womb. Now they're praising Trump as a "pro-life" icon while his administration neglects undocumented immigrants, sick kids, and poor families.
Renee Bracey Sherman
1.24.18
roe v. wade
roe v. wade

6 Women Share Their Harrowing Stories of Illegal Abortion Before Roe v. Wade

These stories—of waking up in pools of blood, of coat hanger abortions performed at home, of serious and agonizing medical complications—show what's at stake in the fight to keep abortion legal.
Melissa Madera
1.22.18