In honor of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s crucial work and the new book Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg, public figures like U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin (D-WI) and former Texas State Sen. Wendy Davis dissent against gender discrimination and the policing of people’s bodies.
The closing of Planned Parenthood of Wisconsin’s Appleton North Health Center has left three abortion providers in the state, as the state’s GOP further restricts abortion rights.
Many abortion providers face constant threats from some anti-choice individuals and websites that aim to shame them for simply doing their jobs. On the Melissa Harris-Perry show, Dr. Diane Horvath-Cosper shares her experience with online harassment, which included finding a picture of her own daughter on an anti-choice website. She explains why she continues to do her job despite such challenges. (Click here to read Dr.Horvath-Cosper’s story on our Pregnant, Parenting, and Pro-Choice Tumblr.)
As Halloween approaches, Akilah Hughes of the web series “This Shouldn’t be News” offers a reminder that dressing up as other races or cultures is always a bad idea.
The One Love Foundation’s new video, which promotes the #ThatsNotLove social media campaign, features actors making increasingly threatening statements, as abusers might, to demonstrate how such individuals seek to control and manipulate their romantic partners. No abuse, the campaign seeks to explain, can be justified by “because I love you” statements.
The state’s Republican-controlled legislature introduced two new anti-choice bills a week after the Michigan house had a hearing on a bill to criminalize D and E procedures.
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In this video from Slate, Aisha Harris explores how even though television casts are becoming more racially diverse, writers’ rooms aren’t. When writers’ rooms lack diversity, Harris argues, characters of color are subject to stereotypical, damaging tropes.
A rogue physician and former abortion provider has been ordered to appear in court Wednesday to explain why he failed to turn over ownership of his chain of abortion clinics when his license was revoked last year.
In this short documentary by Cosmopolitan, “Mom, I’m Not a Girl,” Brooklyn mother Jodie Patterson discusses raising her 8-year-old transgender son, Penelope, and supporting him throughout his adolescence and into the future.