roe v. wade

supreme court
supreme court

The Powerful Voicemails Women Who Had an Abortion Left for Their Senators

Planned Parenthood asked women to record their abortion stories as part of a new campaign to block Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court confirmation.
Marie Solis
8.8.18
supreme court
supreme court

RBG Plans to Serve Supreme Court Until She's 90, Blocking Another Trump Pick

Longtime Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg says she'll hold onto her seat for "at least five more years."
Marie Solis
7.30.18
Abortion Rights
Abortion Rights

Cynthia Nixon Takes Aim at Andrew Cuomo's Track Record on Abortion Rights

The New York governor is pressuring Republicans to push through pro-choice legislation—but reproductive rights advocates and his opponents say that he contributed to its failure.
Marie Solis
7.17.18
roe v. wade
roe v. wade

Senator Gillibrand Has a Plan to Block Trump's Nominee and Save Roe v. Wade

New York Senator Kirsten Gillibrand says blocking the confirmation of Brett Kavanaugh requires speaking to every one of her colleagues about the issues they care about.
Marie Solis
7.16.18
roe v. wade
roe v. wade

Holding a Coat Hanger, Cynthia Nixon Shares Her Mother's Illegal Abortion Story

The New York gubernatorial candidate brought a wire hanger to a Tuesday rally protesting Trump's Supreme Court nomination as a reminder of a United States without Roe v. Wade.
Marie Solis
7.10.18
roe v. wade
roe v. wade

Everything You Need to Know About Brett Kavanaugh's Anti-Choice Record

Just last year, Kavanaugh ruled against an immigrant teen in federal custody seeking an abortion.
Marie Solis
7.10.18
roe v. wade
roe v. wade

What It Was Like Getting an Abortion Before Roe v. Wade

Jo Baxter opens up about getting an illegal abortion in 1965—and her fears now that abortion rights in the US are under attack.
Jo Baxter
7.5.18
roe v. wade
roe v. wade

These States Will Immediately Ban Abortion If Roe v. Wade Is Repealed

Four states have "trigger laws" that will instantaneously put a ban in motion, 10 have pre-Roe anti-abortion legislation on the books, and seven others have expressed intent to limit abortion rights.
Marie Solis
6.28.18
abortion
abortion

The Underground Network That Helped Women Get Abortions When No One Else Would

The Jane Collective created clandestine abortion access before Roe v. Wade, and its ethos persists in networks of volunteers aiding abortion seekers today.
Claire Lampen
1.29.18
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
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