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The RH Reality Check Gift Guide, Round Two

Want to spread the reproductive health love this holiday season? We’re back with the second installment of RH Reality Check’s guide to the books, movies, and organization that make reproductive justice their mission.

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The RH Reality Check Holiday Gift Guide Debuts!

This holiday season, why not give the gift of reproductive justice? Browse our selection of reproductive freedom-friendly books and DVDs, or check out our donation guide if you’re in the mood to spread some holiday cheer.

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Turning a Blind Eye to Homophobia

Officials in the government of the PEPFAR poster child, Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni, are cracking down on Ugandan LGBT activists, while the U.S. government stays quiet.

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New Understanding of Adolescent Parenting

Having a child as a teenager is undeniably difficult, and providing women with the tools to avoid or delay pregnancy until they feel ready is a worthy policy goal. But when adolescent pregnancy is not prevented, how far are we willing to go to help our young mothers?

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Beyond Problems and Prevention Strategies

In this two-part series, Andrea Lynch looks at the closure of the New York City Department of Education’s “P schools” – educational programs for pregnant and parenting students – and the new ways grassroots groups conceive of teen parenting.

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Girls’ Rights are Human Rights

Legislation proposed by Rep. Betty McCollum (D-MN) would take concrete steps to prevent child marriage in the countries where girls are most vulnerable by generating political commitment to address child marriage as a human rights abuse.

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Nicaraguan Assembly Recriminalizes All Abortion

Last Thursday, the Nicaraguan National Assembly voted 66-3 to recriminalize therapeutic abortion during an overhaul of the Nicaraguan penal code, again choosing unvarnished political opportunism over accepted medical consensus and concern for women’s health.

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Abortion Funds: Putting Women’s Needs at the Center

Abortion funds know that for low-income and uninsured women, Roe v. Wade has, essentially, been overturned.

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Susan B. Anthony List’s Problematic Polls

Hillary, women just don’t love you, insists the Susan B. Anthony List. But read the organization’s own polls and find a different story.

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For Healthy Mothers, Value Women

Why is improving maternal health the “most elusive” of the UN Millennium Goals? Perhaps because it requires us to talk about how much societies value women.

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