House and Senate Dems Introduce Bill That Recognizes Reproductive Rights as Human Rights
The Reproductive Rights Are Human Rights Act was announced in both houses of Congress ahead of International Women’s Day.
Congressional Pro-Choice Caucus Renews Its Fight For Women's Reproductive Health
Representatives Barbara Lee and Judy Chu introduced legislation that aims to protect the right to choose.
READ: Why Abortion Rights For Black Women Are a Blow to White Supremacy
Reproductive rights activist Yamani Hernandez: “Black liberation is not measured in numbers of Black births; it is measured by thriving, autonomous Black lives.”
Supreme Court Rules in Favor of 'Fake Women's Health Centers'
The Supreme Court just issued a blow to women’s right to obtain abortions.
Trump's Appointee to Run Family Planning Program is Staunchly Anti-Choice
As deputy secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services, Diane Foley will oversee the Title X program, which funds reproductive care for lower-incoming earning people.
Alabama House Passes Four Strict Abortion Bills
Among the new restrictions is the ‘heartbeat ban,’ which bans abortions after six weeks.
Advocates Prepare for Next Round in New York Women's Equality Act
The act is meant to ensure equal pay provisions, standards around sexual harassment, and protections for survivors of domestic violence.
Albuquerque Residents Set to Vote on Abortion Ban
If passed, it would be the first municipal ban on abortion in the nation.
TRAP Laws Are the New Battleground for Abortion Rights
As the abortion wars wage on in Texas, ubiquitous TRAP laws seem to be spreading across the country.
'Anti-Rape Wear' Reinforces Every Rape Myth You Can Think Of
Yes, that’s right–rape-resistant underwear.
Watch What People Say to Teenage Girls on the Street
Young women in Philadelphia share their experiences with street harassment, some even being followed to school by strangers.
Pregnant Woman Fights Wisconsin Fetal Rights Laws
Alicia Beltran has filed a lawsuit against the so-called ‘cocaine mom’ law after she was detained under suspicion of drug use, even though she wasn’t using drugs at the time.
A Comic Guide to Sneaky Abortion Laws
The ACLU commissioned illustrator Jen Sorensen to create a comic detailing the past year in abortion legislation.
Do Women Have More to Lose If Immigration Reform Dies?
Non-citizen women are three to six times more likely to experience domestic violence than those born in the U.S. As immigration reform efforts stall, those women are left out in the cold.
Soledad O'Brien Tricks Opponent Of Women In Combat
US Marine Corps Captain Zoe Bedell and “Co-Ed Combat” Author Kingsley Browne debate the impact of overturning the ban on women in combat.
Leave it to a Few L.A. Drag Queens to Explain Mitt Romney and Women's Rights
Los Angeles based drag queens Willam Belli, Detox, Vicki Vox, Pandora, and Ozma explain what issues “real women” should care about and who they should vote for.
Black Gay Comedian Wanda Sykes: 'Only Way GOP Could Hate Me More' Is If I Rolled Around in Pile of Welfare Checks
Black, gay and female comedian Wanda Sykes says the only way the GOP could possibly hate her more is if she sent them a video of her “rolling around on a pile of welfare checks.”