pro-choice

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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Breastfeeding Is A Reproductive Rights Issue — And I Am Pro-Choice

There are far too many stressors involved to force breastfeeding on new mothers. And far too many challenges involved to continue to pressure women who are dealing with a multitude of other issues into choosing one style of feeding.

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Rav’s Repro: Can We Stop Judging Other People’s Reproductive Choices? 

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When we talk about choice in the world of reproduction, we often distill it to views on abortion. We fight for the right to choose, to have agency over our bodies. Why, for some, does that exclude other choices?

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No Feminist I Know Is Cheering For Tomi Lahren

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So in case you didn’t hear, everyone’s favorite conservative sweetheart Tomi Lahren was permanently banned from The Blaze after her appearance on The View on March 17th, 2017.

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The Last Two Times I Marched 

Life has been such an incredible journey, teaching me all about my own hypocrisy.

A million things happened in the 12 years between the two marches — including learning about my own hypocrisy.

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Women’s Healthcare Under Attack… Again

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It looked a lot like the photo in 2012. The one of the panel of white men testifying on the Affordable Care Act regulations calling for health coverage of contraception. It prompted New York Rep. Carolyn Maloney to ask indignantly, “Where are the women?”

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3 Independent Party Candidates That Could Win The White House And Why

A recent poll found a whopping 58% of voters disapprove of their presidential choices.

All this means that, for the first time since 1992, a third-party candidate has a very strong chance of impacting election results. And if something truly wild were to happen (say, no candidate broke the 270-electoral vote mark needed to win the presidency), then there’s an outside chance that a third-party could actually win the White House.

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5 Things I Regret About My Abortion (That Aren't My Abortion)

I don’t regret a thing. I feel no guilt, because I know what I did was the right thing to do. Image: Thinkstock.

When I found myself facing an unwanted pregnancy, and after having spent the good part of two years pregnant, I knew right away that I would have an abortion.

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