10.29.14 - This Election Day,
November 4, three states will be voting on ballot initiatives that would
dangerously restrict access to legal abortion services. Here’s what’s at stake
and what you can do.
10.22.14 - Join us for "Vote for Our Lives: What's at Stake for Black Women's Health", a Twitter chat with Ebony Magazine and SisterSong Women of Color Reproductive Justice Collective, on Monday 10/27 at 2 pm ET. Follow #EbonyChat.…
10.10.14 - Maureen, a maternal health
advocate in Uganda, remembers losing her cousin—a young woman in her first year
of university. During a secret abortion performed in haste, her intestines were
08.14.14 - In LaKeisha’s hometown of Atlanta, African American
women die in childbirth at a rate more than three times the national average.
Following an emergency c-section, LaKeisha experienced a brush with this
unsettling statistic when she developed a…
03.10.14 - Earlier this year France was the latest to join a handful of
progressive countries to expand access to reproductive health services —
with its National Assembly amending the country’s laws to affirm a
woman’s right to an abortion through the first 12 weeks of pregnancy and
The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights held a hearing in the case
of Paola del Rosario Guzmán Albarracín, an Ecuadorian teenager who was
sexually abused repeatedly by her school’s vice-principal for two years.
Petita Albarracín, Paola’s mother, told the Commission about her…