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The Anti-Choice Agenda to Deny Information and Reproductive-Health Care

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has a new report out on teen pregnancy, and called out how ineffective "abstinence-only" programs really are: "Only four out of 10 [teenagers] said they had been given information both on how to say no to sex and about birth control. Show More Summary

Rallying for Birth Control at the Supreme Court

Justin Cohen is a staff member of the Communications department at NARAL Pro-Choice America.As snow began to fall earlier today, we joined more than 40 women's health groups and progressive allies, along with hundreds of activists for our "Not My Boss's Business" rally outside the Supreme Court. Show More Summary

Happy Birthday to the Affordable Care Act!

Justin Cohen is a staff member of the Communications department at NARAL Pro-Choice America. Remember what it was like when insurance companies behaved like being a woman was a pre-existing condition? Fortunately those days are over!...Show More Summary

Women's History Month: Recognizing Pro-Choice Heroines

It's March, which means it's Women's History Month! Texas state Sen. Wendy Davis became a household name overnight when she took an epic stand against extreme anti-choice politicians in her state. There are so many pro-choice champions that few are ever recognized for their hard work and dedication to protecting women's reproductive freedom. Show More Summary

Honoring America's Dedicated Abortion Providers

Today is National Abortion Provider Appreciation Day! Any woman who experiences an unintended pregnancy and chooses abortion deserves the same care and compassion as any other medical patient. That's why the role of abortion providers...Show More Summary

Do You Know Where the Candidates Stand on Choice?

Today, we launched our 2014 Voter Guide, a breakdown of choice ratings for candidates running in every federal primary elections across the country. Imagine what we could do if politicians across the country knew voters would only support...Show More Summary

Thanking Our Pro-Choice Champions in Honor of Black History Month

February is Black History Month, and we'd like to acknowledge and honor a few amazing African-American pro-choice champions who've stood up for women's reproductive freedom, especially against recent anti-choice attacks in the states. When...Show More Summary

The Daily Reporter: Critics Question Boggs' 'Bias'

We're calling on our senators to reject the nomination of anti-choice, anti-marriage equality Michael Boggs to federal court! Check out a fantastic article about our work by Robin McDonald over at The Daily Reporter: When federal judicial nominee Michael Boggs recounted bills he had sponsored as a Georgia legislator in a questionnaire for the U.S. Show More Summary

Thanks for Making Our First Google Hangout a Great Success!

Yesterday, we hosted our first ever pro-choice #AskNARAL Google Hangout featuring Ilyse Hogue, president of NARAL Pro-Choice America, Vice President for Policy Donna Crane, and Political Director Erika West. The hangout was moderated...Show More Summary

How Did Your Lawmaker Vote on Extreme Anti-Choice Bill H.R.7?

Today, the House of Representatives voted on H.R.7, which would take away abortion coverage from millions of American women. Not only would H.R.7 permanently block abortion coverage for low-income women, civil servants, D.C. residents,...Show More Summary

House to Vote on Bill That Would Take Away Abortion Coverage for Millions of American Women

This week, the House of Representatives will vote on H.R.7, an extreme anti-choice bill that would take away abortion coverage from millions of American women. Thanks to a huge outcry from the public and pro-choice elected officials,...Show More Summary

Honoring Our "Who Decides?" Dedicatees

We're delighted to honor some notable state lawmakers who have fought back against extreme anti-choice legislation against all odds in the 23rd edition of our annual report Who Decides? The Status of Reproductive Rights in the States. Show More Summary

Supreme Court Hears Challenge to Buffer-Zone Law that Protects Against Dangerous Anti-Choice Protesters

Today, the Supreme Court of the United States will hear a challenge to a law that protects women seeking reproductive-health care in Massachusetts - including checkups, birth control, and abortion care - from enduring violence, and harassment...Show More Summary

7 Pro-Choice State Lawmakers to Watch in 2014

We celebrated some great pro-choice wins in 2013, in large part because we have strong, pro-choice leaders who fight day in and day out for our rights. Here's our list of notable pro-choice state lawmakers to watch in 2014: 1) Texas gubernatorial candidate and State Sen. Show More Summary

Anti-Choice Groups in Michigan Bypass Governor to Force "Rape Insurance" Law

The reproductive rights spotlight has been on Michigan. Anti-choice groups and politicians bypassed the governor and banned insurance coverage for abortion - even in cases of rape and incest. Basically, ladies, that means that you're...Show More Summary

Anti-Choice CPC Director Lashes Out at Pro-Choice Student

"Put on your big girl panties." That's the response that was sent to a pro-choice student who wrote a letter to the editor telling his fellow students about anti-choice fake clinics known as "crisis pregnancy centers" (CPCs). These organizations...Show More Summary

Pro-Choice Wins Of 2013 As Told By The Muppets

All in all, 2013 was a great year for getting the word out about anti-choice efforts to limit access to reproductive-health care and for the pro-choice community coming together to protect women's reproductive freedom. Despite these anti-choice attacks, we won many pro-choice victories for women's reproductive rights in 2013. Show More Summary

Craziest Anti-Abortion Statements Of 2013 As Told By Anchorman

2013 saw its fair share of attacks on women's reproductive freedom. Clearly these anti-choice politicians aren't heeding Ron Burgundy's advice to "Stay classy." We thought Burgundy and the rest of the KVWN Channel 4 News Team could help...Show More Summary

7 Bosses You Don't Want In Charge Of Your Birth Control

The Supreme Court announced that it would take up two cases concerning the no-cost birth-control policy that's part of the Affordable Care Act. We can all agree that medical decisions belong between you and your doctor, not your boss. Yet,...Show More Summary

Supporters Of The 20-Week Abortion Ban Just Don't Get It

Did you see voters that in November Albuquerque gave the boot to a ballot measure that would have banned abortion care after 20 weeks? This win is a big deal: extreme anti-choice forces threw everything they had into the fight...andShow More Summary

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