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David Hood, the controversial principal who proposed giving students school credit for praying outside the city's women's health clinic, has suddenly disappeared from his school. Via the Winnipeg... Read Full Post
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Description:  Zach Wahls, a 19-year-old University of Iowa student spoke about the strength of his family during a public forum on House Joint Resolution 6 in the Iowa House of... Read Full Post
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New York, NY (December 1, 2011) Today is World AIDS Day, a time to recognize those who live with HIV, to honor those who've died, and to come together in the fight against HIV/AIDS. This year’s theme... Read Full Post
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HIV-positive women—like all women worldwide—have the right to decide when and if to have children. To make this right a reality, all women need access to comprehensive sexual and reproductive... Read Full Post
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Joyce has 11 children. Mary says this casually, as if it’s commonplace. And in her experience as a midwife in Uganda, it is. For women in her community, contraception is largely out of reach.... Read Full Post
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Tell CWA There’s no ‘Cure-all’ for Rape This week, while we were busy trying to get military insurance coverage for raped servicewomen, the anti-abortion group Concerned Women for America (CWA),... Read Full Post
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I’m from Kansas.  This is a place where physicians are shot in church during Sunday service.  This is a place where pregnancy resulting from rape is compared to the inconvenience of a flat... Read Full Post
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Published in partnership with Scarleteen As we've explained in the past, like here, with proper use, condoms actually break very rarely. The common mythology that condoms are flimsy and break... Read Full Post
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I’m marking World AIDS Day from an interesting vantage point. This week, I am in Dakar, Senegal, attending the 2011 International Conference on Family Planning, hosted by the Gates Institute. The... Read Full Post
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Backers of a Colorado personhood amendment, which would essentially give the same legal protections to a fertilized egg or "zygote" as you've got if you're alive and reading this, stated on Nov. 22... Read Full Post

 
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