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New Hampshire Passes Law Requiring Free Menstrual Products In All Public Schools
“This legislation is about equality and dignity,” Gov. Chris Sununu (R) said after signing the bill into law.
Nicki Minaj Drops Saudi Arabia Show Amid Outcry From Human Rights Activists
“After careful reflection I have decided to no longer move forward with my scheduled concert at Jeddah World Fest," the rapper said.
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Alabama Wants To Imprison Marshae Jones. Her Crime Was Being Shot While Pregnant.
When fetuses are given the same legal rights as people, pregnant women pay the price.
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Rhode Island Approves Bill Protecting Abortion Rights
As a wave of anti-abortion bills sweeps the country, Rhode Island wrote abortion protections into law.
Planned Parenthood To Defy 'Inappropriate' Missouri Abortion Rule
A new state requirement of two pelvic exams before an abortion is "medically unnecessary" and "invasive," doctors say.
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I Volunteered At A 'Crisis Pregnancy Center,' And It Changed Me In Ways I Never Imagined
Kathleen A. Coakley
, Guest Writer
"My first day at the center was a trial by fire ... every bone in my body begged me to get up and leave."
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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.
Mindy Kaling, Emma Thompson Discuss Alabama’s Abortion Law
Mindy Kaling and Emma Thompson share their opinion on Alabama’s strict new abortion law that outlaws the procedure for in nearly all cases.
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Reproductive Justice Activist Explains Why Black Leaders Are Key To Abortion Rights
Black people "know more than anybody that being able to control our bodies is essential to our liberation,” said Yamani Hernandez.
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Abortion Providers Fear For Their Safety As Rhetoric Ratchets Up
Abortion clinics and their staff are on high alert as the anti-choice movement steps into high gear.
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The Lawmakers Behind 'Fetal Heartbeat' Abortion Bans Are Lying To You
There is no "fetal heartbeat" at six weeks, doctors say.
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Amazon-Produced Show Pulls Out Of Georgia Over Abortion Law
"The Power" director Reed Morano, who won an Emmy for her work on "The Handmaid's Tale," canceled her trip to Savannah, according to Time.
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I’m A Clinic Escort In Alabama And I’ve Been Subject To Harassment And Physical Violence
Jamie "JJ" Johnson
, Guest Writer
I just became a statistic of violence against escorts, staff and physicians at abortion clinics nationwide.
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Cory Booker On Abortion: 'Women Should Not Have To Face This Fight Alone'
“Men, it’s on us to listen, to speak out, and to take action," the New Jersey senator and presidential hopeful wrote in an open letter in GQ.
Missouri House Passes Bill Banning Abortions After 8 Weeks
The bill will head to the desk of Gov. Mike Parson (R), who is expected to sign it.
Elizabeth Warren Demands Congress Pass Federal Laws Protecting Abortion Rights
The 2020 presidential candidate's push for reproductive health legislation comes as Republican-controlled states continue passing anti-abortion bills.
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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.
Alabama's Abortion Ban Has A Clear Target: Roe v. Wade
With a conservative majority on the Supreme Court, anti-abortion proponents are taking a shot at overturning one of the most significant cases in American law.
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Progressive Women Of Faith Decry Restrictive Abortion Bills As Immoral
Bills restricting abortion access in Alabama, Georgia and other states are "barbaric" and "inhumane," progressive faith leaders say.
Women Fight The Alabama Abortion Ban By Telling Their Own Powerful Abortion Stories
Actress Busy Philipps asked people to share their abortion stories on Wednesday using the hashtag #YouKnowMe.
Here’s What You Can Do (Other Than A Sex Strike) To Fight Draconian Anti-Abortion Laws
Alyssa Milano’s sex strike idea missed the mark, but it exposed what’s at the root of restrictive anti-abortion laws: a coordinated legislative attack on women’s lives.
Patricia Arquette Pleads For Women’s Rights At Historic Congressional Hearing
The actress spoke Tuesday at the House’s first meeting on the Equal Rights Amendment in 36 years.
Kansas Rules Its Constitution Protects Women's Right To Abortion
The state Supreme Court's decision guarantees women will have access to the procedure even if Roe v. Wade is overturned.
HuffPost Her Stories: A Trans Volleyball Star Stirs 'Unfounded' Criticism In Brazil
Plus: A feminist take on fake breasts.
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Dear Men: It Is Not My Responsibility To Explain Sexism To You
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I find it insulting when men who’ve put zero effort into learning about women’s rights ask me to use my time and energy to explain to them.
HuffPost Her Stories: Women Get Real About Periods At Work
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