Reproductive health decisions are personal. Keep them that way.

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Definitely watch the video too. Gabourey Sidibe is beautiful and talented and smart and exquisite. I usually like her off-stage moments like these but this particular video is sublime.  

More devastating news out of Texas last night. The Fifth Circuit Court has ruled to close all but 7 of the state’s abortion clinics – leaving the 5.4 million women of reproductive age that live in the state with very few options.

More devastating news out of Texas last night. The Fifth Circuit Court has ruled to close all but 7 of the state’s abortion clinics – leaving the 5.4 million women of reproductive age that live in the state with very few options.

States have been passing new abortion restrictions at a record number. So what happens when a woman in a domestic violence situation is unable to get the care she needs? A new study from ANSIRH tells us: http://bit.ly/1sLlUs7

States have been passing new abortion restrictions at a record number. So what happens when a woman in a domestic violence situation is unable to get the care she needs? A new study from ANSIRH tells us: http://bit.ly/1sLlUs7

Following multiple arrests of police officers and troopers for assault, this Oklahoma trooper has some advice (hint - it will piss you off): http://bit.ly/1tc4EGw

Following multiple arrests of police officers and troopers for assault, this Oklahoma trooper has some advice (hint - it will piss you off): http://bit.ly/1tc4EGw

The Selfie (x)

A world filled with birth control would be amazing, but right now millions of women (220 million to be exact) who want birth control aren’t getting it: bit.ly/Zg3nXH
 

A world filled with birth control would be amazing, but right now millions of women (220 million to be exact) who want birth control aren’t getting it: bit.ly/Zg3nXH

 

Survivors of sexual assault have enough things to contend with - preventing an unintended pregnancy shouldn’t have to be one of them. Thanks to Senator Patty Murray who recently introduced a bill to make sure that emergency room staff provide education to survivors about emergency contraception and make it available to them.

Survivors of sexual assault have enough things to contend with - preventing an unintended pregnancy shouldn’t have to be one of them. Thanks to Senator Patty Murray who recently introduced a bill to make sure that emergency room staff provide education to survivors about emergency contraception and make it available to them.

We say amen to Vice President Biden’s take on how we talk about domestic violence in this country. People need to stop questioning the actions of Janay Rice, the wife of ex-Ravens player Ray Rice.

We say amen to Vice President Biden’s take on how we talk about domestic violence in this country. People need to stop questioning the actions of Janay Rice, the wife of ex-Ravens player Ray Rice.