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The U.S. Had A Record Year For New Anti-Abortion Laws. Here’s What You Need To Know.
Just six months into 2021, 90 new laws that place restrictions on abortion access have been enacted in several states — which is more than any year since Roe v. Wade.
Mostly White Men Attend Signing Of Restrictive Texas Abortion Law
Reproductive health care advocates have already widely criticized the Texas law, which is expected to be challenged in court.
West Virginia Mother Shares First-Ever Abortion Story During A SCOTUS Confirmation Hearing
“Who I am today is only possible because, at 16 years old, I had access to an abortion.”
This Sitting U.S. Senator Is The First To Share A Personal Experience With Abortion
Sen. Gary Peters shared a story about his ex-wife’s abortion in the 1980s. He was motivated in part by Judge Amy Coney Barrett’s confirmation hearings to join the Supreme Court.
Who Is Amy Coney Barrett? Narrated By Mia Jackson
Amy Coney Barrett is Trump’s SCOTUS nominee — here’s how the conservative, anti-choice Catholic became the president’s pick to fill the seat of late progressive champion Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, a position that will shape decades of policy in America for generations to come.
Georgia And Tennessee Judges Block Controversial Abortion Bans
The laws would have restricted abortions past six weeks into pregnancy in most cases – which is before many women even know they are pregnant.
Rick Santorum Compares Slavery To Abortion
Author and politician Bakari Sellers was quick to refute Santorum’s claims made on CNN, saying the two are like “apples and bobcats.”
A History of Reproductive Rights, Told For Teenagers
The author Karen Blumenthal argues that Roe v. Wade is a subject lots of people think they understand — but they don’t.
Texas Abortion Ban Is Back In Effect, Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals Rules
The ban had originally been paused for less than 24 hours by a federal judge on Monday.
SCOTUS Weighs In On Highly Consequential Louisiana Abortion Case
The ruling on June Medical Services v. Russo could potentially lead to the closure of abortion clinics around the country.
Argentina Could Become Largest Latin American Country to Legalize Abortion
In Latin America and the Caribbean, 97% of women live in countries with restrictive abortion laws, the Guttmacher Institute estimates.
Most Abortion Patients Feel Relief for Years After, Study Finds
The study surveyed hundreds of abortion patients who overwhelmingly reported feeling mostly positive emotions, or none at all, about their decision.
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