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The World at Seven Billion: Individual Needs, Environmental Challenges and U.S. Policy

The world reaches seven billion people at a time of renewed debates about demographic changes, individual human rights and women’s rights specifically, attacks on basic reproductive health care, and accelerated environmental disruption.

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Gov. Perry Cut Funds For Women’s Health In Texas

NPR’s Wade Goodwyn reports on Texas’ decision to spend less money on family planning and women’s health clinics and more on crisis pregnancy centers.

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The All-Out War On Women

Download  Attacks on reproductive rights on multiple fronts, from attempts to cut off insurance coverage for abortion to attempts to stop contraception funding. Also, Kate Bornstein talks about transgendered rights.

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The Motherhood Taboo And The Conservative Anti-Woman Priorities

Download  Conservatives ignore jobs and start working heavily against reproductive rights. Carlina White solves her own kidnapping, and Barbara Almond talks about mothers and their secret shame.

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(AUDIO) Former Wisconsin School Board President’s Answer to Sex Ed? Ignorance is Best

One side in Wisconsin’s school sex education debate is very serious about preventing unintended pregnancy and infections. The other thinks ignorance is best.

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(AUDIO) Experts Debunk Anti-Choice Conspiracy Theories About Abortion, Race and Genocide

On Tuesday RH Reality Check hosted an audio media conference with experts and advocates working to combat and correct myths about abortion and African-American women.

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(AUDIO) Laurie Rubiner: Stupak Amendment a Hobson’s Choice

Laurie Rubiner, Vice President of Public Policy at Planned Parenthood, spoke with WNYC’s Brian Lehrer about the Stupak-Pitts amendment on Monday morning.

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Uprising Radio Asks Wendy Norris: Where’s the Meat of the Media Discussion on Shriver Report?

Listen to RH Reality Check’s Wendy Norris on KPTK’s Uprising Radio this morning as she delves into why the media has almost completely ignored women’s distressing health care disparities when discussing The Shriver Report: A Woman’s Nation Changes Everything.

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Crisis Pregnancy Centers Media Conference Call

RH Reality Check hosted a media conference call with experts and advocates speaking about the deception and misinformation spread by crisis pregnancy centers, a timely issue as Congress considers whether to continue federal funding. Listen to it here!

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Mean – Or Just Tough and Smart? Nina Totenberg Offers the Final Word on Sotomayor’s “Temperament”

NPR’s Nina Totenberg gives what should be the final word on Sonia Sotomayor’s supposed “temperament” troubles.

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