On Tuesday, Planned Parenthood announced an major initiative that aims to work with lawmakers and activists to expand reproductive rights in every state across the country.
According to documents obtained by Politico, the Department of Human and Health Services (HHS) under Trump worked with a conservative group on a letter announcing states no longer needed to comply with the Obama-era policy that made it harder for them to end Medicaid funding for Planned Parenthood.
Cecile Richards announced on Wednesday that she would be stepping down as president of Planned Parenthood—and was immediately inundated with requests that she run for political office office immediately.
After heading up Planned Parenthood for more than a decade, Cecile Richards is reportedly stepping down from her post as president, sources told Buzzfeed.
It was 45 years ago that the Supreme Court decided that abortion should be absolutely legal and even today we’re still fighting to keep it that way. At the Women’s March in Las Vegas on Sunday, Planned Parenthood’s Cecile Richards spoke about the importance of the landmark case and how the organization she leads is…
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According to a letter obtained by CNN, the Justice Department is looking into the use of fetal tissue, a decision likely fueled by Republican Senator Chuck Grassley and his ongoing campaign against Planned Parenthood.
Mila Kunis revealed on Conan that she donates to Planned Parenthood in Mike Pence’s name every month so that his office receives a thank-you note. Thank you, Mila Kunis!
Out today digitally is the very cool new box-set 7-Inches for Planned Parenthood, which includes a collection of 7-inch vinyl records featuring new music, live performances, spoken word and comedy.
Last week, I tuned into the Game of Thrones Season 7 finale with a host of expectations. Jon Snow revealing himself as a champion for trustworthy sexual health information, though, was not one of them.
On Thursday afternoon, the Senate is expected to vote on what’s been dubbed the “skinny repeal,” a stripped down version of the full Obamacare repeal that failed to pass on Wednesday afternoon.
After his concert at Terminal 5 in New York last night, rapper Young Thug, 25, pledged to donate all show proceeds to Planned Parenthood because, as a former teenage parent, he personally knows the value of the clinic.
Here is something that you didn’t know you needed when you woke up this morning: 61-year-old metal god Glenn Danzig has weighed in on a popular but unfounded Planned Parenthood conspiracy theory. Via a recent L.A. Times profile, Danzig says:
Despite enjoying a large spike in donations since certain events unfolded in November of last year, Planned Parenthood has announced that it’s shuttering ten of its centers across the Midwest and the Southwest. The closures are the result of a combination of factors, including aggressive anti-abortion state…
On Thursday, Planned Parenthood of the Heartland announced that it will close four of 12 clinics in Iowa as a result of a new bill defunding abortion providers signed by Republican Gov. Terry Branstad. More than 14,600 patients at the Quad Cities, Burlington, Keokuk and Sioux City centers will be affected, and…
After a lengthy battle, a judge finally blocked Texas from cutting Planned Parenthood funding from Medicaid in February. Then in April, Donald Trump signed a bill that allows states to refuse to reimburse Planned Parenthood with Title X family grant program or Medicaid money. Texas has followed up this win with a…
MANHATTAN—On Tuesday night, more than 1,000 people attended a star-studded gala celebrating Planned Parenthood’s Centennial Anniversary, which honored Hillary Clinton and producer Shonda Rhimes for their work advancing the rights and representation of women’s reproductive freedom.
In a union conceived by powers most holy and good, Kristen Stewart teamed up with the band CHVRCHES to direct their latest music video. It’s a live performance of “Down Side Of Me,” which appears on their most recent album, Every Open Eye. This version serves as a contribution to 7-inches for Planned Parenthood, a 7"…
Today, Donald Trump quietly signed legislation that rolls back Obama-era protections of Planned Parenthood. The bill, passed in late March by the Senate with the help of Mike Pence’s tie-breaking vote, allows states to withhold federal family planning funds to centers that also provide abortions.
On Thursday, the Republican Governor of Maryland, Larry Hogan, allowed a bill to become law (he didn’t sign it, but didn’t veto it either) that will reimburse Planned Parenthood clinics for the healthcare services they provide, should Congress choose to defund the organization. The bill is the first of its kind.