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How A Feminist Activist Found Herself Working With Biden In The White House
Lynn Rosenthal, first-ever adviser on violence against women, reflects on her long career fighting for women’s rights.
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Rep. Pramila Jayapal Reveals Her Own Abortion Story In Emotional Op-Ed
The Democratic congresswoman said she had to make a "heartbreaking decision" in an op-ed for The New York Times.
Joe Biden Said Abortion Is Not 'A Choice And A Right' In 2006
An old interview unearthed by CNN highlights the presidential hopeful's shaky record on reproductive rights.
Illinois Governor Signs Landmark Abortion Rights Bill Into Law
“In a time when too many states across the nation are taking a step backward, Illinois is taking a giant step forward for women’s health,” he said.
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Access To Abortion Changes Cis Men's Lives Too
Yes, anti-abortion legislation impacts women, nonbinary people and trans men first and foremost. But safe and legal abortion care can also change the course of cis men’s lives.
Joe Biden Insists Hyde Amendment Flip Wasn't A Political Calculation
The former vice president and 2020 hopeful said the GOP-led efforts to limit abortion rights in several states had prompted his change of heart.
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Over 180 CEOs Sign Full-Page NYT Ad That Declares Abortion Bans Are 'Bad For Business'
Twitter's Jack Dorsey, fashion designer Diane Von Furstenburg and more signed the ad that declares equality in the workplace is "one of the most important business issues of our time."
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Women's Fertility App Secretly Bankrolled By Anti-Abortion Activists: Report
The Femm app attacks hormonal birth control as unsafe and unreliable, according to The Guardian.
Gavin Newsom Welcomes Women Seeking Abortions To Have The Procedure In California
The governor issued a proclamation in response to draconian abortion bans recently passed in other states.
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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Blue States Are Struggling To Deliver Abortion Rights Victories
While red states attack reproductive rights with a fury, Democrats in some statehouses are dithering.
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I’m Adopted And Pro-Choice. Stop Using My Story For The Anti-Abortion Agenda.
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With the latest attacks on women's reproductive rights, I’ve become an unwitting pawn in this political chess game.
‘Trigger Laws’ In 7 States Would Ban Abortion Immediately If Roe v. Wade Is Overturned
The Supreme Court is expected to take up reproductive rights in the near future thanks to harsh new anti-abortion laws in states like Georgia and Alabama.
Lawmakers Reintroduce Bill To Protect Abortion Access Nationwide
The Women’s Health Protection Act would reaffirm every woman's right to an abortion, no matter where she lives.
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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.
Abortion Rights Activists Take To The Streets
Aborion rights activists across the country protested restrictive abortion laws as part of the National Day of Action to Stop the Bans.
Cory Booker Says He'd Use Executive Action On Abortion Access If He Won Election
The 2020 presidential candidate announced he would create a White House Office of Reproductive Freedom during his first day in office.
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Abortion Shaping Up To Be The Health Care Fight Of 2020
Democrats think Republicans may have overreached with Alabama's anti-abortion law, alienating voters ahead of the next election.
Abortion Rights Activists Rally In All 50 States In Wake Of Restrictive Laws
More than 500 demonstrations were planned on Tuesday as part of the National Day of Action to Stop the Bans.
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 Vows Trump Will Lose His 'War On America's Women'
“This is nothing short of an all-out assault on women’s reproductive freedom," the senator said of abortion restrictions.
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Leslie 'Dracarys' Jones Goes Scorched Earth On Abortion Bans On 'Weekend Update'
"You can’t control women because, I don’t know if y’all heard, but women are the same as humans," she fumes on "Saturday Night Live."
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Northern Ireland's Abortion Laws Are Even Worse Than Alabama's
Women in Northern Ireland have faced a harsh reality for ages.
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With Abortion Under Attack, These States Are Fighting To Protect It
A number of state lawmakers have proposed legislation to protect abortion rights even if Roe v. Wade is overturned.
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Kamala Harris Compares Alabama Abortion Law To ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’
She sent out a fundraising email in which she encouraged people to donate to groups supporting reproductive rights, not her presidential campaign.
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Alabama Senate Delays Vote On What Could Become Nation's Strictest Abortion Law [UPDATE]
The state Senate erupted into chaos when some Republicans hastily tried to remove exemptions for rape and incest.
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