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The Local Imperative: An Urban Initiative for Reproductive Health

Reproductive health advocates cannot afford to make the same mistake we made in the 90’s: letting anti-choice grassroots local policy efforts pass while we craft our wish lists for a progressive President.

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VIDEO: NBC McCain-Palin Interview: Is an Abortion Clinic Bomber a Terrorist?

In asking about William Ayers, Brian Williams asks the McCain-Palin team if someone who bombs an abortion clinic is a terrorist? Williams didn’t ask why they gave Paul Schenck VIP passes to a recent rally.

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Anti-Choice Protesters Force Clinic’s Eviction

A non-surgical abortion provider in Green, Ohio, is being evicted because of disturbances created by anti-choice protesters outside the clinic.

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Truth Serum: Maryland Bill Would Expose CPCs

If a Maryland bill passes the state legislature, “crisis pregnancy centers” will have to own up to what they are — non-medical establishments that don’t provide factual information.

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A Conversation With Abortion Rights Pioneer Dr. Ken Edelin

Thirty years ago, Dr. Ken Edelin nearly went to jail for performing a legal abortion. Today, he’s speaking out about current threats to abortion rights in the United States.

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TRAPping Abortion Providers

Abortion is one of the safest medical procedures performed. But anti-choicers won’t listen to evidence — they claim that abortion is unsafe. And in states across the country, they’ve managed to pass a host of burdensome regulations, called TRAP laws, on abortion provision that make it nearly impossible for abortion clinics to stay open.

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Thanking Brave Pre-Roe Providers

This year, in honor of the 35th anniversary of Roe v. Wade, Physicians for Reproductive Choice and Health created a letter thanking the brave physicians who provided abortions before the Roe decision. Join me in thanking the courageous men and women who helped make abortion legal for women in America.

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Back Alley Butcher? Not a Butcher, Not Heartless

There are ways to talk about the dangers that come to women when abortion is criminalized without resorting to lurid myths that slur the good name of those who risk life, limb, and freedom to provide this necessary service.

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Witch-Hunt Against Spain’s Abortion Clinics

On January 7, abortion providers in Spain stated to the world that they will not be victims of governmental persecution and anti-choice manipulation. They decided to go on strike, accepting only “emergency” cases.

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