margaret sanger

Politics
At an event honoring Martin Luther King Jr., Dan Forest of North Carolina peddled the dangerous myth about the group's abortion services.
Opinion
Abortion rights leaders must be prepared to stare down gathering white supremacist forces with clear eyes.
Black Voices
A new documentary investigates the argument that Planned Parenthood is pushing black genocide.
Women
Still the most popular form of contraception, the pill ushered in a new era of reproductive freedom for women.
HuffPost Video
This tiny Pill has changed the lives of women around the world -- and it all started with a nurse named Margaret Sanger. #NationalNursesWeek
Videos
This tiny Pill has changed the lives of women across the world - and it all started with a nurse named Margaret Sanger. #NationalNursesWeek
Parents
It is women’s history month and what better way to honor the past by naming the future? The following 15 female names reflect
Women
In fact, even today the largest percentage (41 percent) of Planned Parenthood's budget is spent on testing and treating STIs
Women
From Margaret Sanger to Cecile Richards -- this is Planned Parenthood's herstory.
Culture & Arts
"This exception in behalf of physicians does not permit advertisements regarding such matters, nor promiscuous advice to
Politics
Clinton will be our next president, adding another milestone to the ongoing battle for women's equality. But the sexist backlash won't end once she's inaugurated. The struggle must continue.
Religion
In 1930, Pope Pius XII had strongly condemned artificial birth control, when there was worry about a declining birthrate
Politics
Today is Helen Keller Day, which commemorates her birth on June 27, 1880. Keller remains one of the most well-known, beloved, but misunderstood public figures in American history.
Culture & Arts
William Sanger was a radical and revolutionary at heart, a romantic, a fighter for his beliefs and a political philosopher.
Politics
The only way you can justify a position in which a woman does not make her own reproductive decisions is if you believe she is not ethically and morally capable, as a function of her gender, and, in the U.S., race. It means you do not trust her to be a fully adult, fully human, being.
Politics
If the political pundits would look around, they would even discover a significant number of prominent U.S. democratic socialists at work in a variety of fields. These and many other democratic socialists, among them Bernie Sanders, have played an important role in American life.
Politics
There is a sordid history to entrapment being used against advocates of reproductive freedom. One hundred years ago, opponents of legal birth control had succeeded in passing laws outlawing all methods to prevent conception, as well as any speech advocating the legalization thereof.