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Anti-Abortion GroupâEUR(TM)s Effort To Defund Family Planning Clinics Backfires Spectacularly
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, abortion, Maine, clinics, funding )

Freya
- 6 days ago - thinkprogress.org
This week, a network of family planning clinics in Maine raised thousands of dollars to help fund its abortion services, thanks to an assist from a particularly unlikely source: A major anti-choice group in the state.
Texas Lawmakers Want to Close 'Bypass' for Teen Abortions
Health & Wellness  (tags: teens, abortion, reproductive rights, girls, women )

Freya
- 12 days ago - news.yahoo.com
Texas, like many other conservative states, has strived to make it difficult for women to have abortions. Recent state laws have forced dozens of clinics to close and left some regions without a place for women to go.
What Happened When I Yelled Back at the "Christians" Calling My Wife a Murderer
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, reproductive rights, abortion, anti-choice, fighting back )

Freya
- 34 days ago - alternet.org
These people prey on the weak and they pounce on the wounded. But one man chose to fight back. Watch the video.
Defend Planned Parenthood - Petition
Health & Wellness  (tags: Planned Parenthood, cancer screenings, abortion, safe medical care, stand with women )

Dandelion
- 53 days ago - dailykos.com
With womenâEUR(TM)s access to health care under constant assault by the radical right, Planned Parenthood is often the only place where women can go to get cancer screenings, prenatal care, STD testing, birth control. Standing with PP is standing with women.
Demand Retraction of Sexist Abortion Bill
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, abortion, Missouri, bills, sexism, petitions )

Freya
- 119 days ago - forcechange.com
Recently, a bill was introduced to the Missouri State House of Representatives that would require women seeking an abortion to get the father of the child's permission first. The bill's author, Rick Brattin, makes allowances for cases of rape and incest
TELL THE PRESIDENT TO END ABORTION COVERAGE BANS
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, reproduction, abortion, reproductive rights, petitions, medical coverage )

Freya
- 129 days ago - action.allaboveall.org
Join us as we urge the President to let people across the United States make decisions about abortion without interference.
4 Major Lies About Abortion That Have Made Their Way Into Our Laws
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, abortion, reproduction, reproductive rights, anti-choice, lies, breast cancer )

Freya
- 156 days ago - thinkprogress.org
In order to successfully enact an increasing number of state-level restrictions on abortion, the anti-choice community has relied on a tight network of biased sources who peddle false information about the medical procedure, according to a new...
Tell GoFundMe That Women Who Seek Abortion Care Aren't Just Like Terrorists and Criminals
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, abortion, reproductive rights, lies, GoFundMe, petitions )

Freya
- 220 days ago - prochoiceamerica.org
GoFundMe is a popular online fundraising site where you can raise money for personal projects or issues you care about. Lots of people use it to help pay for expensive medical emergencies. But GoFundMe just announced a new policy that restricts people...
Tell the Pennsylvania Legislature to Stop Throwing Women in Jail for Abortion
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, abortion, NARAL, reproductive rights, petitions, Pennsylvania )

Freya
- 220 days ago - prochoiceamerica.org
Jennifer Whalen is a single mom in very difficult circumstances. She was just sentenced to 18 months in prison for trying to help her daughter get safe, legal abortion care!
US Appeals Court Blocks Mississippi Abortion Law
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, reproduction, abortion, Mississippi, courts )

Freya
- 263 days ago - washingtonpost.com
Mississippi's effort to close its last abortion clinic was overturned in federal appellate court on Tuesday. Advocates for the law said women with unwanted pregnancies could always travel to other states, but the judges said every state must guarantee...
Stop Deceptive Anti-Choice Ads on Yahoo!
Health & Wellness  (tags: petitions, abortion, clinics )

Freya
- 345 days ago - prochoiceamerica.org
Right now, "crisis pregnancy centers" (CPCs) and anti-choice organizations are running deceptive ads on Yahoo!'s site to trick women. CPCs don't provide abortion care and most use shame and lies to try to prevent women from considering abortion...
America's Abortion-Free Zone Grows
Health & Wellness  (tags: abortion, reproductive health, women, clinics, access, anti-choice terrorism )

Freya
- 368 days ago - news.yahoo.com
There is a nearly 1,200-mile-wide desert of abortion providers stretching from the western boarder of Idaho to the eastern boarders of North and South Dakota. Across this five-state expanse, the total number of cities that offer any form of abortion...
Pledge to Fight the Most Extreme Abortion Ban in the Country ACTION
Health & Wellness  (tags: humanrights, freedoms, women, health, family, abortion )

Nancy
- 378 days ago - secure2.convio.net
If it becomes law, the proposed six week ban would become the earliest and most extreme abortion ban in the country, with no exceptions for cases of rape and incest. If passed, this bill would essentially ban all abortions in the state of Alabama.
The Seven Most Common Lies About Abortion
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, abortion, reproductive rights, misinformation, anti-choice )

Freya
- 413 days ago - readersupportednews.org
Chances are, you know someone who has had an abortion. Statistically, it's a near-certainty: In the U.S., one in three women will have an abortion by the age of 45. But despite how incredibly common abortion is, it remains mired in stigma...
Why Do We Have Unsafe Abortion in the United States?
Health & Wellness  (tags: abortion, regulation, clinics, women, reproductive rights )

Freya
- 434 days ago - alternet.org
One result of anti-abortion activism is that local hospitals refuse to admit abortion patients, even when women's lives are at risk.
 

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