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North Dakota Strips Amendment to Block Sex Ed Program for At-Risk Youth

just adding a lesson about contraception cannot turn a fear- and shame-based program into anything better.

Anti-choice North Dakota lawmakers may be ready to ban abortion and possibly some forms of birth control, but even they recognize that blocking federal money for a sex ed program serving at-risk teens may be going too far.

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North Dakota Lawmakers Fight Sex Ed While Trying to Ban Safe Abortions

just adding a lesson about contraception cannot turn a fear- and shame-based program into anything better.

If you really want there to be fewer abortions, you need there to be fewer unintended pregnancies, right? And yet anti-choice lawmakers from the state are trying to end a sex-ed program for at-risk youth.

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North Dakota’s One Abortion Clinic Gets Donations, Governor Gets Pat on the Back from Catholic Church

The state's only abortion clinic is getting financial support, while the governor is receiving spiritual "attaboys."

As news spreads that the most devastating abortion laws in the nation were signed in North Dakota, the state’s only abortion clinic is getting financial support, while the governor is receiving spiritual “attaboys.”

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North Dakota Governor Signs Anti-Choice Bills Into Law Less Than 24 Hours After Receiving Them

Reproductive rights advocates, led by the Planned Parenthood Health Systems Action Fund of North Carolina, spent all day at the “veto vigil” to remind the governor of his campaign promise not to sign anti-choice restrictions into law.

Eager to move on to the court challenges that inevitably await, Gov. Dalrymple signs multiple bills that will provoke court challenges to Roe v. Wade.

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Despite Abortion Bans, TRAP Law Is the Real Threat to Abortion Access in North Dakota (UPDATED)

Anti-choice regulations are forcing Ohio reproductive health clinics to close, restricting access to safe, legal abortion in the state.

If the state’s one abortion clinic can’t continue to operate, it doesn’t matter if abortion is banned at 20 weeks, at six weeks, or at the moment of conception. The TRAP law will mean the end of abortion access in North Dakota.

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Outside Extremists Push North Dakota On Expensive Anti-Abortion Agenda

Tammi Kromenaker, Director of the Red River Women’s Clinic, the only abortion clinic in North Dakota, talks with Rachel Maddow about how out-of-state anti-abortion extremist groups have pushed North Dakota state legislators to pass indefensibly unconstitutional laws in order to effectively ban legal abortion in the state. Click here to help keep the Red River Women’s Clinic – the last abortion clinic in North Dakota – open by signing this petition now! 

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First Three Anti-Choice Bills Head to Gov. Dalrymple’s Desk as Veto Watch Begins

ND gov Dalrymple

All eyes turn to North Dakota’s governor as bills that could potentially end abortion in the state hit his desk for approval.

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North Dakota, Steubenville, and Getting Government Out of Your Crotch

On this episode of Reality Cast, I’ll talk to anthology editor Sari Botton on getting a conservative government out of your crotch. North Dakota looks at a ban on abortion at 6 weeks of pregnancy, and the Steubenville rapists are found guilty in juvenile court.

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What North Dakota and Mississippi Reveal About Anti-Choice NIMBYism and Hypocrisy

anti-choice rally signs

Make no mistake, efforts to ban abortion have nothing to do with fetal life but are simply a symbolic gesture to enshrine fundamentalist piety about sex and gender roles into law, and punish those who don’t obey.

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Slew of Anti-Choice Bills Headed to North Dakota Governor’s Desk, But Not ‘Personhood’ (CORRECTED)

north dakota Governor Jack Dalrymple

New bills to close the only North Dakota abortion clinic and ban abortion at 20 weeks are now headed to the governor, but “personhood” did not get approved, despite earlier reports.

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