WATCH: Advancing Reproductive Justice in the Age of Trump [VIDEO]
Alabama-based organizer Shante Wolfe-Sisson talks to Colorlines about why it’s important to include Black women, transgender and nonbinary people in conversations about reproductive justice.
Planned Parenthood President Exits as Organization Prepares for Political Fight
Dr. Leana Wen, who is leaving after eight months, maintains that abortion is a health care—not political—issue.
New Blueprint For Reproductive Justice Hopes to Transform Health Care
More than 80 organizations wrote a manifesto to bring about new policies even as growing conservatism seeks to limit access to reproductive care.
Trump's Claim That Nation's Air Has Never Been Cleaner Disproved By His EPA
Pollution is actually up since President Barack Obama left office.
Activists, Doctors and Politicians Stand Up in Support of Affordable Care Act
As a federal appeals court decides the fate of the nation’s health care policy, folks are fighting back.
UPDATE: After Protests, Rick Snyder, Governor During the Flint Water Poisoning, 'Turns Down' Harvard Fellowship
The former Michigan governor, whose decisions led to the Flint water crisis, was going to teach government at the university.
Louisiana Activists to Chemical Plant: 'Stop Poisoning Black People'
Cancer Alley activists travel to Japan to confront Denka, the company that is currently killing them.
Top Medical Orgs Declare Climate Change World's 'Greatest Public Health Challenge'
The 74 medical and health groups stressed that communities of color are the most at-risk.
Why Do Some White Chicagoans Live 30 Years Longer Than Their Black Counterparts?
It is the widest discrepancy at the city-level in the nation.
Abortion 'Gag Rule' Goes Into Effect
Abortion providers in 49 states will lose federal money if they refer patients for the medical procedure.
The Stakes Podcast Speaks to Alabama's Sole Abortion Provider
Host Kai Wright tours one of just three clinics that provide the medical procedure in the entire state.
ICYMI: HIV Prevention Drug PrEP to Be Covered by Most Insurance Plans
At $2,000 per month, the pill is currently inaccessible to most of the people who are at highest risk of contracting HIV.
NYC Funds Abortions For People From States With Restrictive Bans
It is the first time a city has used its budget to step into the national abortion battle.
STUDY: Being Denied an Abortion is Detrimental to Long-Term Health
In the first study of its kind, researchers looked at illness in people denied abortions compared to those who were able to obtain the medical procedure.
Flint Update: Prosecutors Examine Phone And Hard Drive of Former Governor Rick Snyder
A search warrant was executed to delve into data stored on devices used by Snyder and 66 other government officials.
Missouri's One Abortion Clinic Will Stay Open—For Now
A judge temporarily stopped the state from revoking St. Louis Planned Parenthood’s license.
Activists Unite for Black Reproductive Freedom Rally
Activists from nine organizations stood up for Black people’s bodies on the steps of Connecticut’s State Supreme Court.
Supreme Court Issues Partial Ruling on Indiana Abortion Law
The justices did not rule on the part of the law that addresses the constitutionality of the medical procedure.
ICYMI: Court Blocks Mississippi's 6-Week Abortion Ban
In his ruling, United States District Judge Carlton W. Reeves began with four telling words: “Here we go again.”
Two Dozen States and Cities Sue Trump Administration to Protect Reproductive Rights
The lawsuits seek to block the “conscience rule,” which allows health care providers to deny abortion care and other legal medical services.