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Senate GOP’s Plan for Planned Parenthood Takes Aim at Black Families

On Thursday the Senate passed legislation to repeal sections of the Affordable Care Act and…

Study Shows Dangers to Women Blocked from Seeking Abortion Care

As state anti-choice legislation shutters abortion clinics, abortion rights advocates say the country is beginning…

Choice Under Fire: Issues Surrounding African American Reproductive Rights

Edited by Jamilah Lemieux   While driving through Memphis, Tenn., last spring, Cherisse Scott passed anti-abortion…

Planned Parenthood Funding Comes Under Attack on Capitol Hill

In a five-hour hearing, Planned Parenthood president Cecile Richards fell under the focused scrutiny of…

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Anti-Abortion Advocates Don’t Care About Black People

Anti-abortion advocates don’t care about Black people. They never have. And frankly, I don’t believe…

Anti-Choice Group Distorts the Truth About Planned Parenthood

Last week, an anti-abortion organization, the Center for Medical Progress (CMP) released a heavily edited…

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How Anti-Abortion Laws CriminalizeBlack Women

On Saturday, 23-year-old Kenlissa Jones of Albany, Georgia was arrested and held without bond at…

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‘All Options’ Needed When Facing an Unexpected Pregnancy

When someone faces an unintended pregnancy, they need to know how to make the best…

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Dr. Willie Parker:A Soldier for Choice [INTERVIEW]

Being an abortion provider is a dangerous and often thankless job. Those who dedicate their…

ROE UNDER ATTACK:Why Telling Abortion Stories Is Necessary

As we honor yet another Roe v. Wade anniversary, the case that legalized the right…

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How the Hobby Lobby Decision Impacts Black Women

Today, the Supreme Court of the United States issued a much-anticipated decision in the cases…

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Black Women’s Health Care In Crisis

Earlier this month, McAllen and Beaumont, rural border towns in Texas, saw the closure of…

Beyond Benefits and Body Parts: Obamacare and Black Trans Health

Starting today, open enrollment for the Affordable Care Act (ACA) will set in motion a…