Pamela Merritt, co-founder of Reproaction, is an activist and writer committed to empowering individuals and communities through reproductive justice. A proud Midwesterner, Merritt is dedicated to protecting and expanding access to the full spectrum of reproductive healthcare. Follower her on Twitter: @SharkFu
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Friday, August 07, 2015
Why We're Losing the Planned Parenthood Debate, and How We Can Win
On Monday, a procedural vote on a bill to defund Planned Parenthood's non-abortion services failed to gather the votes required to move forward. The Republican-sponsored bill was a special blend of magical thinking and outright misogyny. Few observers expected it to pass – but its inevitable demise...