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Laura Bassett

Gillibrand: Democrats Did Not Talk Too Much About 'Women's Issues'

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 11.12.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) insisted Wednesday that Democrats didn't run too hard on so-called "women's issues" during the midterms...

Dana Liebelson

Arizona Threatened To Search Pro-Choice Advocate's Home

HuffingtonPost.com | Dana Liebelson | Posted 11.12.2014 | Politics

Last month, Kat Sabine received a letter from Arizona Department of Health Services that she found deeply troubling. The letter alleged that she was p...

Verizon's Latest Censorship Plan Follows a Familiar Pattern

Timothy Karr | Posted 10.29.2014 | Technology
Timothy Karr

This turn of events is just the latest in the company's ongoing campaign to control all things Internet. If the past is prologue, here's what we can expect if Verizon becomes the Internet's dictator.

Elise Foley

Progressives Call For Denver Post To Retract Cory Gardner Endorsement

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 10.28.2014 | Politics

DENVER -- Colorado voters with progressive group MoveOn and abortion rights group NARAL Pro-Choice America delivered nearly 13,000 signatures from vot...

And 2014's Flip-Flopper of the Year Award Goes to...

Ben Wikler | Posted 10.08.2014 | Politics
Ben Wikler

Many pols flip-flop. But each year, one politician rises above the din to become a new icon of embarrassing flip-floppery. This year, America's flip-flopper-in-chief is Colorado Senate hopeful Cory Gardner -- Republican candidate in what FiveThirtyEight lists as the closest Senate race in America.

Energizing the 70 Percent

Fran Moreland Johns | Posted 07.20.2014 | Politics
Fran Moreland Johns

If you're poor, down on your luck, living in a remote or impoverished area, and you want or need to terminate an unplanned pregnancy? Forget it.

About Honesty in Women's Health...

Fran Moreland Johns | Posted 07.13.2014 | Women
Fran Moreland Johns

A small victory for reproductive justice: Google recently removed deceptive "crisis pregnancy centers" ads that come up when users look for abortion services.

Laura Bassett

Women's Groups Team Up To Target Democrat In Competitive Primary

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 05.08.2014 | Politics

Two powerful women's groups are teaming up for the first time in their histories, according to sources in both organizations. The target of their new ...

Google Cracks Down On Misleading Anti-Abortion Ads

The Huffington Post | Carina Kolodny | Posted 04.29.2014 | Technology

Women searching Google for family planning resources will no longer be shown deceptive advertisements from organizations trying to talk women out of a...

To Hell and Back in Just 45 Years

Kate Michelman | Posted 06.24.2014 | Women
Kate Michelman

I had a college degree, but suddenly I had no car, no income and few alternatives. To keep our family going, I was forced onto welfare and relied on food stamps to keep food on the table. In the blink of an eye, my aspirations for achieving a middle-class life for my family were shattered.

Celebrating Abortion Providers

Fran Moreland Johns | Posted 05.10.2014 | Politics
Fran Moreland Johns

Almost any one of today's providers could make more money, and have a far easier life, in another job. Instead, they choose to do what they do, so women can choose to control their bodies and their lives. That's worth celebrating.

Jennifer Bendery

Democratic Congressman Joins NARAL Campaign To Sink Obama Nominee

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 03.10.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. David Scott (D-Ga.) is teaming up with NARAL Pro-Choice America in a new push to sink one of President Barack Obama's judicial nomi...

Keeping Bosses Out of Our Birth Control

Karen Middleton | Posted 04.20.2014 | Denver
Karen Middleton

Providing a basic health service to millions of people shouldn't be up for debate, but the bosses fighting this law want to do whatever it takes to push their way into decisions that should stay between an individual and their doctor.

Abortion Rights Group Takes On Obama Over Judicial Pick

BuzzFeed | Posted 02.11.2014 | Politics

President Obama finds himself on the wrong side of major groups from his base over a judicial nominee progressives say is too socially conservative fo...

Why I'm #ProTransProChoice

Alice Wilder | Posted 03.29.2014 | Gay Voices
Alice Wilder

The goal is not having a perfect record of perfect activism. Nobody has that. Including transgender folks in the reproductive justice movement complicates things -- and that's a good thing.

Jason Cherkis

Wendy Davis Reflects On Filibuster And The Coming Special Session Abortion Fight

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Cherkis | Posted 07.01.2013 | Politics

After Texas state Sen. Wendy Davis' 11-hour filibuster helped defeat a controversial anti-abortion bill aimed at severely cutting access to abortion s...

Laura Bassett

NARAL's New President To Push For 'Bill of Women's Rights'

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 02.15.2013 | Politics

Ilyse Hogue, the newly tapped president of NARAL Pro-Choice America, is in some ways an unlikely pick for the role. Instead of working her way up thro...

Chelsea Kiene

Pro-Life Activists Seek Justice After Woman's Abortion-Related Death

HuffingtonPost.com | Chelsea Kiene | Posted 02.12.2013 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Maryland pro-life activists are demanding legal and political action following the death of a 29-year-old woman who passed away Thursday...

Who Really Wins The War on Women?

Nina Burleigh | Posted 04.07.2013 | Politics
Nina Burleigh

If the War on Women is going to mean anything more than an election-year slogan, the pro-choice organizations and the Democrats must leverage their new supporters and bushels of cash to stand up to the extremist agenda.

Pro-Choice Group's New Leader Speaks Out

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 02.02.2013 | Politics

NARAL Pro-Choice America's new president Ilyse Hogue appeared on MSNBC's "The Rachel Maddow Show" on Friday evening to discuss her new role and how he...

Laura Bassett

NARAL Pro-Choice America Selects New President

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 01.14.2013 | Politics

NARAL Pro-Choice America announced on Monday that Ilyse Hogue has been chosen to replace Nancy Keenan as president of the organization. Hogue is th...

NARAL Breaks With EMILY's List In Senate Endorsement

The Huffington Post | Amanda Terkel | Posted 08.09.2012 | Politics

The U.S. Senate race in Connecticut has caused a split between two prominent pro-choice groups, which are now backing different Democratic candidates ...

Gender Armageddon and the Broken Women's Movement

Amy Siskind | Posted 07.30.2012 | Politics
Amy Siskind

I'll own it. The reason I'm mesmerized by the girls in Girls -- the hapless, aimless, tragic victims -- is because of guilt. We've let these young women down.

Laura Bassett

EXCLUSIVE: NARAL Pro-Choice America PAC Endorses Obama

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 05.15.2012 | Politics

NARAL Pro-Choice America's political action committee became the first reproductive rights group to endorse President Barack Obama's reelection effort...

Laura Bassett

President Of Major Pro-Choice Group Stepping Down

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 05.10.2012 | Politics

Nancy Keenan, president of the advocacy group NARAL Pro-Choice America, announced on Thursday that she plans to step down from her leadership position...