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06.14.16
At 21 weeks pregnant, when Amanda Mellet was told the fetus she was carrying would not live due to a fatal chromosomal anomaly, she was given an uncon
06.06.16
When Laura, a college student in Oklahoma, found out she was pregnant, she knew immediately what she needed to do. “No question,” she remembers. “I
05.23.16
“There are women languishing around the country who cannot speak for themselves. Women who\'ve had services closed in their face. Poor women. College
05.23.16
Last week, 30-year-old Teresa held a photograph of her young son as she took the stand. She had been separated from him for three years after being wr
03.09.16
The crowd was already loud and dense at 8am in front of the U.S. Supreme Court last Wednesday, a sea of purple signs whipping in the bone-chilling win
02.26.16
“I’m hoping that what we’re seeing right now is the darkest night which will bring the brightest tomorrow,” says clinic owner Gloria Grey with tears i
02.22.16
Savannah remembers feeling “extremely uneasy” on the first day of her first year in college—and it wasn’t as simple as freshman jitters. She was he
12.17.15
Last week one of our clients, a woman known as K.L., traveled from Madrid, where she lives, back to her home country of Peru for a momentous event—the
12.14.15
With the recent clinic attack in Colorado, repeated congressional efforts to defund Planned Parenthood, and an upcoming abortion rights battle at the
12.03.15
When Cristina Quintanilla spoke into the microphone at last month’s Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) hearing in Washington, D.C., her
11.10.15
On a crisp fall evening in New York City, more than 350 guests gathered in the elegant lobby of the Museum of Modern Art for the annual celebration of
11.10.15
During what should have been an active, joyful time, young Karachi resident Kiran Sohail was plunged into almost a decade of suffering just days after
10.22.15
Please join us on October 30, 2015 at 9:00am at NYU School of Law for What’s the Harm?: Understanding Reproductive Injustice. This event is open
09.28.15
American women have been using legal medication abortion—an early abortion method that involves taking oral medication rather than having a surgical p
09.22.15
Instead of improving women’s health in any manner, laws that ban abortion at 20 weeks wrest fundamental decision-making rights from women and the heal
09.01.15
“I was hurting so bad I didn\'t know what to do with myself,” remembers Tiffany, who was forced to labor for hours in a basement hallway of the public
07.27.15
At age 15, Gita should have been cramming for math tests and gossiping with friends. Instead, she was forced to leave her family and the school she at
07.23.15
Five hundred dollars. That’s about what it costs for a woman to exercise her constitutional right to end a pregnancy in the United States—not includin
07.20.15
In just the first six months of 2015, three separate anti-choice bills arrived on the desk of Montana governor Steve Bullock. The intent of the measur
07.08.15
The audience clusters attentively around her as she describes a morning two years ago—taping a catheter to the inside of her thigh, lacing up her pink