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Who the Hyde Amendment Really Hurts

Atima Omara | Posted 09.30.2016 | Politics
Atima Omara

While women of all economic and racial backgrounds have abortions, those most affected by lack of access to reproductive health care are women living on the economic brink and are more likely to be women of color.

This Is What Happens When You Include A Democrat On A Bill He Never Sponsored

The Huffington Post | Amber Ferguson | Posted 01.15.2015 | Politics

Rep. Adam Smith (D-Wash.) has reason to be a little upset with his colleague Rep. Diane Black (R-Tenn.), who listed Smith’s name as a co-sponsor for...

Planned Parenthood Worthy of Continued Financial Support

Ed Koch | Posted 04.07.2012 | New York
Ed Koch

Undoubtedly, the pledges that were forthcoming have more than made up for Komen's annual grants of $700,000. I decided I would send my own contribution of $1,000 -- I had never contributed to Planned Parenthood before.

New Guttmacher Video: Abortion in the United States

Sharon L. Camp | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Sharon L. Camp

Myths and facts presented out of context are all too common in the U.S. abortion debate. Misinformation extends to even the most basic questions: Who ...

'Daily Show': 'Sorry, Ladies, The Free Abortion Ride Is Over'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

After top-lining the 'The No Taxpayer Funding For Abortions Act' currently being considered in the house, Jon Stewart brought on Senior Women's Issues...

Roe v. Wade: 38 and Under Attack

Cecile Richards | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Cecile Richards

Thirty-eight years after Roe gave America's women the right to plan for their families and control their reproductive health, this tenet of modern American rights is under assault.

Why the Stupak Amendment Is a Monumental Setback for Abortion Access

Jessica Arons | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jessica Arons

The Stupak Amendment, passed Saturday night by the House of Representatives after a compromise deal fell apart, potentially goes farther than any other federal law to restrict women's access to abortion.