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10.30.17
When almost 500 guests gathered on Tuesday night for the 25th Anniversary Celebration for the Center for
10.17.17
Access to birth control should never depend on your income, job, university, or employer's opinions. That’s why we submitted a complaint in federal
10.12.17
Your voice counts – sign the petition now to urge the Costa Rican government to permit women to receive the medical care they need. 10.12.17 - When
08.21.17
[UPDATE] In a monumental victory for women’s reproductive rights in Chile, the government’s Constitutional Tribunal voted to decriminalize abortion in
07.07.17
What happens when you convene some of the nation’s brightest leaders in state reproductive health, rights, and justice in Washington, D.C.? The cro
06.27.17
One year ago, in June 2016, the Center for Reproductive Rights won the most significant abortion-access case at the Supreme Court in decades. The land
06.19.17
In another blow by the Trump administration, proposed cuts to the Environmental Protection Agency would disproportionately affect low-income families,
06.13.17
Every year, as a result of Ireland’s abortion laws, thousands of women in the country must travel abroad to obtain legal abortion services. With one o
06.12.17
In a reckless move that will have life-threatening consequences for women around the world, President Donald Trump has released details about his expa
05.15.17
Texas has been a battleground for anti-abortion legislation for years, but the reopening of the Whole Woman’s Health clinic in Austin offers hope to c
05.15.17
In one of his first acts as president, Donald Trump reinstated the Global Gag Rule, a destructive policy that prohibits overseas nongovernmental organ
04.18.17
When Guadalupe took her first job as a domestic worker she had high hopes for her future. She was thrilled to be earning her own money, and often drea
03.28.17
For many women, having a child is one of the best days of their lives. For Francisca, a young Chilean woman, it was both the best and worst day of
02.24.17
Nancy Northup, president and CEO of the Center for Reproductive Rights, and Rachel B. Tiven, chief executive of Lambda Legal, have dedicated their liv
10.28.16
With the soaring view of a New York City night skyline as a backdrop, Center for Reproductive Rights board chair Kathleen Tait welcomed 500 guests to
08.03.16
Cosmopolitan editor-in-chief Joanna Coles—whose tenure at the magazine has been marked by a commitment to advancing women’s health issues—moderated an
07.05.16
To keep calm on the evening before the U.S. Supreme Court was scheduled to issue a decision in the most significant abortion-related case in a quarter
06.29.16
Katia lives in El Salvador, one of several Latin American countries where the government has advised women to avoid pregnancy due to the spread of Zik
06.20.16
Across the United States, Black women die or suffer serious illness during and after childbirth in dramatically disproportionate numbers—three to four
06.17.16
(Updated 8.4.16) More than a dozen abortion restrictions have been introduced so far this legislative session in Louisiana. The governor recently sign