40 years after the Hyde Amendment was passed, it’s time to overturn it.
The women behind the 1 in 3 Campaign are telling real stories of abortion — this time, on a stage.
The ACA accomplished many wonderful things for women. It did not, however, change the status quo that stigmatizes and marginalizes abortion, given that it maintains policies that discriminate against women based on their insurance or income.
From a public health point of view, abortion care, no less than contraception, is an essential measure to prevent the heartbreak of infant mortality, and to prevent another tragedy as well -- maternal death.