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Why Do So Many Women Say They've Been Yelled At During Birth?
In a new study, 1 in 6 moms say they were mistreated while laboring or after.
Planned Parenthood Building Alabama Clinic, Defying Abortion Law
By Jay Reeves, Associated Press
The new facility could be complete around November, which is the same time the new state law will take effect unless blocked by courts.
Busy Phillips: 'It’s My Body'
Actress Busy Philipps testified on Capitol Hill about abortion rights in light of the passage of strict new abortion legislation in states like Alabama and Missouri.
Biden Would Have Been The First Democratic Nominee To Support The Hyde Amendment Since Carter
Now, he’s just discarding his position in exactly the same way Al Gore did.
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Women Aren't The Only People Who Get Abortions
Transgender men and other gender-nonconforming folks get abortions, too. But no one's discussing how the recent abortion bans will affect them.
Missouri Abortion Clinic Allowed To Remain Open For Now, Judge Rules
It's a temporary win for Planned Parenthood, which was at risk of losing its operating license unless it met certain demands from the state health department.
George Tiller Died Defending Abortion Rights, Now His Life's Work Is Under Siege
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Julie Burkhart, who worked with the Kansas doctor, opens up about the state of reproductive rights and her biggest fears.
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Panic And Confusion As Missouri’s Last Abortion Clinic Is Poised To Close
Right across the river, an abortion clinic in Illinois is bracing for an influx of patients.
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Activists In Argentina Renew Fight To Legalize Abortion
By Luis Andres Henao, AP
Legislation to legalize abortion in the South American country was introduced on the International Day of Action for Women’s Health on Tuesday.
Missouri Set To Become First State Since Roe v. Wade With No Abortion Clinic
As states sign strict anti-abortion measures into law, women in more and more states could lose access.
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Flood Of State Laws Banning Abortion Could Hand Democrats A Political Weapon
By Alan Fram, AP
Alabama’s abortion ban animated Democrats, but Trump and other Republicans seeking re-election have distanced themselves from it.
Federal Judge Blocks Mississippi Abortion Law
U.S. District Judge Carlton Reeves struck down a law that bans abortions after a fetal heartbeat is detected.
Abortion Clinics See Surge In Harassment And Hate
One clinic discovered nails sprinkled in its parking lot, according to a new report on violence against abortion providers.
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The Awful, Perfect Timing Of The Abortion Battle
The fight over reproductive rights comes at a moment when Democratic women are really feeling their power.
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Laverne Cox Wants To Stop The Erasure Of Trans Men In Abortion Conversations
Cox urged people to include trans men in abortion debates in the wake of Alabama passing the strictest anti-abortion measure in the country.
Celebs Take On Alabama And Georgia Abortion Laws
Celebrities like Jameela Jamil, Rihanna and Chris Evans are fighting against the latest restrictions on abortion rights.
Pete Buttigieg: 'I Trust Women To Draw The Line' On Their Own Abortions
The South Bend, Indiana, mayor running for president did not take the bait Sunday at his Fox News town hall when asked about his opinion on abortion rights.
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Kirsten Gillibrand Claims Anti-Abortion Laws Are Not Christian
The 2020 Democratic presidential candidate, who identifies as Catholic, said that free will is a core tenet of Christianity.
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House GOP Leader: Alabama Abortion Law Goes Too Far
Republican Rep. Kevin McCarthy said he believes in “exceptions for rape, incest and life of the mother.”
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Breaks Down What 'Horrifying' Abortion Bans Are Really All About
"Abortion bans aren’t just about controlling women’s bodies," the lawmaker tweeted.
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'Heartbeat' Laws Could Ban Most Abortions Across Deep South
By Russ Bynum, AP
Like Mississippi and Georgia, Louisiana may soon pass a law that will ban abortions after a fetal heartbeat is detected.
Judge Blocks Trump's Plan To Cut Off Planned Parenthood Subsidies
By Steve Gorman, Reuters
A Washington state judge overruled a plan to make it harder for women seeking birth control at clinics offering abortion services.
The Anti-Abortion Movie ‘Unplanned’ Is Loaded With Dangerous Lies
So HuffPost talked to an OB-GYN to debunk them.
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Texas Lawmakers Are Considering The Death Penalty For Women Who Get Abortions
House Bill 896 aims to criminalize all abortions and defines the procedure as homicide, which is punishable by death in Texas.
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Why IUD Insertions Are So Incredibly Painful
Plus tips on how to make the cramping more tolerable.
Biden In 1974: Women Don't Have Sole Right To Say What Should Happen To Their Bodies
If the former vice president decides to run in 2020, he'll need to answer for his past policies on abortion.
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