Reproductive Rights

Nadia Prupis, staff writer
A pro-choice rally. (Photo: AP)
Reproductive rights are back in the political spotlight as Democrats gear up to push for a repeal of the Hyde Amendment—the law that bans federal funding of abortions—in the lead-up to the November elections. For the first time, the Democrats included a provision in their platform for the Hyde Amendment to be repealed, answering a long-held call...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Florida Sen. Marco Rubio, currently running for re-election, has said that a...
Democracy Now!
Last week in Philadelphia, a caravan of Nuns on the Bus pulled up to the...

Further

Today's SCOTUS ruling against Massachusetts' buffer zones around abortion clinics - issued from within SCOTUS' own legally protected buffer zone - has met with swift outrage from pro-choice forces appalled that the court took seriously the "pro-life" argument their "gentle...sidewalk counselors" merely seek to "engage in personal, caring, consensual conver­sations with women." Under the quickly created Twitter hashtags #NotCounseling and #ClinicEscort, angry pro-choice women told the real story...