The term “pro-choice” has very little meaning if we are only defending the choice for those who can afford it.
The press continues to label funding for contraception, STD testing, and cancer screening as “abortion funding”. Obviously, there’s a lot of confusion over what is an abortion. This primer should help clear things up.
The stalemate on health reform and proposed cuts to social programs in the federal budget have AIDS advocates concerned about the Administration’s commitment.
Luckily, Barack Obama’s budget left out Title V funding for
abstinence-only education, and now the right wing is up in arms. And it’s going to the Senate Budget Committee today, so now it’s our turn to speak up.