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Contraception Access

A World Without Contraception Is No Place for People

John Seager | Posted 11.26.2013 | Impact
John Seager

Let's pretend that the right-wing anti-contraception crusaders get their way and ban all birth control in the United States. From this day forward, sex is solely for procreation. In short: It would be a disaster. How can I be so sure?

When I Ran Out of Birth Control in Iran

Narges Bajoghli | Posted 09.28.2013 | Women
Narges Bajoghli

I could not believe that the best birth control left in Iran -- an Iran whose pharmaceutical market has been decimated by sanctions -- were the same pills facing court action and considered a serious health threat in the United States.

On Women's Day: We Need to Focus on Birth Control

Ellen R. Shaffer | Posted 05.08.2013 | Politics
Ellen R. Shaffer

The Obama administration has proposed a regulation on birth control that treats us like the property of our employer. We need to help them to a more respectful posture.

U.N.: Access To Contraception A Human Right

AP | Posted 01.14.2013 | World

GENEVA (AP) — The United Nations says access to contraception is a universal human right that could dramatically improve the lives of women and chil...

Elise Foley

Marco Rubio: Lilly Ledbetter Act 'Nothing But An Effort To Help Trial Lawyers'

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 10.22.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) defended Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney on Sunday for his opposition to the Lilly Ledbetter Fair ...

Max J. Rosenthal

Georgetown Makes Controversial Contraception Decision

HuffingtonPost.com | Max J. Rosenthal | Posted 04.26.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Georgetown University's health insurance received national attention after Georgetown Law student Sandra Fluke attempted to testify abou...