Category: Reproductive Rights
In patriarchally-based societies, motherhood is no longer a right but an obligation
The better news is that the U.S. right wing has become so crazy that it has re-energized women’s activism, and two new publications have raised the campaign to defend birth control onto a higher level of bravery.
17 Women in Prison for Miscarrying Await Pardon
The human body never stands free of social and historical power relations. Long after many assume that history is past, it lives on, and it leaves its marks on bodies
We shouldn’t need these pro-child arguments to justify abortion, because choice in reproduction should be a woman’s right
Lawmakers over the past three years have dramatically cut access to reproductive health care, state by state
Parker had what some might call a second “come to Jesus” moment, deciding “to give up his fancy career to become an abortion provider”—for the poorest of the poor and the most needy…
On Sunday, around 200 Venezuelans from various socialist collectives gathered in the student residences of Plaza Venezuela, in Caracas, to protest the country’s strict anti-abortion laws
The law could have forced abortion clinics to close throughout the state
For most people, the ability to plan and choose family size was a necessity of modern life. Why then are Americans still fighting about this?