Anti-Abortion Researcher Still Trying To Make 'Abortion Reversal' a Thing

There are plenty of reasons to be skeptical of a study published today in the journal Issues in Law and Medicine, which attempts to prove the efficacy of the controversial concept of “abortion reversal”—that is the scientifically disputed concept of halting a medical abortion partway through. The study claims to have…

Trump Administration Opens Title X's Doors to Crisis Clinics and Abstinence-Only Education 

During last week’s Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC), speakers on the “Are Conservatives Serious About Defunding Planned Parenthood?” panel spoke enthusiastically about abstinence programs supported by the Trump administration, as well as growing interest in federal support for crisis clinics,…

45 Years After Roe v. Wade, Cecile Richards Says, 'This Administration Wants to Take All That Away' 

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…

Did House Republicans Sneak Anti-Abortion Language Into Their Tax Bill? 

Buried in the first third of the new House Republican tax bill, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, released on Thursday, is a curious amendment to Section 529(e). The new GOP bill allows “unborn children” to be a “treated as designated beneficiary or an individual,” for the purposes of a 529, a college savings account that…

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GOOD NEWS ALERT: New Oregon Law Expands Abortion Access, Reproductive Health Services For Thousands

Oregon Governor Kate Brown has officially signed into a law one of the most progressive reproductive health policies in the country, expanding coverage on abortions and other services to thousands of residents regardless of income, citizenship status or gender identity. Where’s the catch, you wonder? In this very…