abortion

End Irresponsible Ejaculation: On Protecting The Sanctity Of Life

Anti-choice folks love to say that these laws aren’t about controlling and punishing a large portion of the population, they are about the sanctity of life. And life, according to those who are anti-choice, begins when sperm meets egg.

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Abortion Barriers In A Pro-Choice State Almost Killed Me

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If my pro-choice state did not uphold barriers to abortion, I would not have lost use of my reproductive organs.

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Abortion Rights Are A Mother’s Rights

The decision to terminate a pregnancy is often informed by the needs of the children a pregnant person is already raising.

The decision to terminate a pregnancy is often informed by the needs of the children a pregnant person is already raising.

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The Right To Govern Your Own Body Shouldn’t Depend On Where You Live

The right a woman has to govern her own body should not depend on where she lives.

The right to terminate an unwanted pregnancy in Arkansas is disappearing as the U.S. Supreme Court recently declined to hear an appeal.

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How To Talk To Kids About Abortion

Talk to kids about abortion as one possible outcome of pregnancy.

Talk to kids about abortion as one possible outcome of pregnancy. Share reasons people might terminate their pregnancies and why choice is important.

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Having The Abortion Pill On College Campuses Isn't Just Necessary — It's A Total Game Changer

For many, access to abortion is what makes higher education possible.

The abortion pill — a combination of dosages of misoprostol and mifepristone, which inhibit the hormones necessary for pregnancy — was approved by the Food and Drug Administration 16 years ago, but requirements to access the pill vary widely across states.

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Abortion: Stories Women Tell

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Abortion: Stories Women Tell, directed by Tracy Droz Tragos, looks at one of America’s most contentious debates through the prism of personal stories.

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#RavsRadar: Trump's Global Gag Rule

Gag rule probably doesn't mean what you think it does. (Image Credit: Flickr/Gage Skidmore)

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DIY Doula: Self-Care Before, During, & After Your Abortion


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During an election season that has centered on issues of reproductive health, the Doula Project’s forthcoming Zine,

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Why We Need To Include Abortion In Sex Ed

Young people deserve to have information about where, when, and how to access abortion. Image: Thinkstock.

Even though in the U.S., abortion is a safe and legal option, conservative lawmakers in my state have made sure that among the hundreds of regulations restricting access to legal abortion, restricting the mere mention of it in public schools is up at the tippy top.

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