Under Trump (and Pence) the U.S. moves towards an abstinence-only model of birth control.
Hamilton creator Lin-Manuel Miranda is a favorite to win an Academy Award for his work on Disney’s Moana, but his sit-down with The Daily Beast took a different turn when interviewer Marlow Stern asked him to reflect on the election results. Miranda vowed to “keep fighting” for what he believes in under a Donald Trump presidency. “Obviously I … Continued
Ohio state lawmakers have passed a controversial measure that would prohibit women from having abortions from the moment a fetal heartbeat can be detected (which usually occurs about six weeks into pregnancy). House Bill 69––the “Heartbeat Bill” which would make an exception in the event the mother’s life is in danger but no exception in … Continued
[DIGEST: HuffPo, The Hill, Chicago Tribune] The GOP has waged a longstanding battle with Planned Parenthood, ostensibly over its abortion services. However, that procedure represents just three percent of the organization’s services, and by law, taxpayer money already cannot be used for abortions. Planned Parenthood does, however, receive $450 million in federal dollars to provide … Continued
A Texas grand jury cleared Planned Parenthood of wrongdoing, but Republican lawmakers continue to doggedly pursue the organization. Will it cost them the election?
Staceyann Chin, a lesbian immigrant from Jamaica, shares her story of becoming a single mom in New York – through health insurance problems, bed rest and then raising a baby inside her small Brooklyn apartment.
Police Seek Answers, Defiant Planned Parenthood Warns Against Feeding Domestic Terrorism