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Health

No Brainer: Recent Data Shows Birth Control Is The Best Method To Prevent Unwanted Pregnancy

No Brainer: Recent Data Shows Birth Control Is The Best Method To Prevent Unwanted Pregnancy

When it comes to birth control, it should be a no-brainer. The social impact the continued innovation birth control has on society today is so incredibly important that we want […]

Health

The (Not So) Surprising Reason “DIY Abortion” Google Searches Have Increased In The US

The (Not So) Surprising Reason “DIY Abortion” Google Searches Have Increased In The US

“We won’t go back.” That’s a familiar slogan to many feminists who understand it to mean women refuse to go back to the days when abortion was illegal, and women […]

Interviews

Founders Of The #ShoutYourAbortion Mov’t Want To Strip Way The Stigma From Women’s Stories

Founders Of The #ShoutYourAbortion Mov’t Want To Strip Way The Stigma From Women’s Stories

In case you haven’t noticed there are two distinct groups in society (especially in the US) which control the narrative around women’s bodies, reproductive rights, and abortion. No prizes for […]

Health

Men’s Voices Dominating Media Coverage Of Reproductive Rights Is A Huge Problem. Here’s Why…

Men’s Voices Dominating Media Coverage Of Reproductive Rights Is A Huge Problem. Here’s Why…

If there was any doubt the war on women’s reproductive rights was real and growing increasingly aggressive, all you have to do is look at the furious rate of laws […]

Entertainment

I Started A Web Series To Talk About My Abortion Because Staying Silent Wasn’t An Option

I Started A Web Series To Talk About My Abortion Because Staying Silent Wasn’t An Option

By Sarah Eisenberg It was an unprotected one-night stand. I was near the dumpsters of the New York Library, where ‘Ghostbusters’ was filmed, at 3 am. You may say I […]

Health

The Fight For Reproductive Rights Just Went Up A Notch With The New Supreme Court Case

The Fight For Reproductive Rights Just Went Up A Notch With The New Supreme Court Case

If y’all thought the fight for women’s autonomous reproductive rights was over after the Planned Parenthood Congressional Investigation chairman Jason Chaffetz declared they could find no legal wrong-doing after grilling […]

Boys We Like, Health

Bill Nye The Science Guy On Women’s Repro Rights & Why It’s Time To Move On!

Bill Nye The Science Guy On Women’s Repro Rights & Why It’s Time To Move On!

We know this is a video that has been well shared around the internet over the past week, and we have no problem being part of a movement that is […]

Health

Drones Being Used To Distribute Meds In Poland Due To Restrictive Reproductive Laws

Drones Being Used To Distribute Meds In Poland Due To Restrictive Reproductive Laws

Yes folks, it’s come to this. When you think of drones, you think of them being used for military purposes and some not-so-great uses. But a group of women’s rights […]

Health

TED Talk On Abortion Calls For Less Pro-Life/Pro-Choice Narratives, More Pro VOICE

TED Talk On Abortion Calls For Less Pro-Life/Pro-Choice Narratives, More Pro VOICE

If you are even remotely aware of the power of  TED Talk, then you will know what a huge deal it is that at the recent TED Women event in […]

Politics

Meet Lisa Hanna: The Young Politician Championing Repro Rights For Women In Jamaica

Meet Lisa Hanna: The Young Politician Championing Repro Rights For Women In Jamaica

Lisa Hanna is our latest Woman Crush! Not because she happens to be stunningly gorgeous but because of her fierce passion for the issues surrounding women, girls and children. Here’s […]

Girl on a Mission

The Catholic Nuns On A Mission To Fight For A Woman’s Right To Choose

The Catholic Nuns On A Mission To Fight For A Woman’s Right To Choose

The image that often appears in our minds when we think of nuns is one of piety, strictness and a firm conservative leaning, right? How about if we told you […]

Entertainment

How ‘Unexpected’ & ‘The Hunting Ground’ Put Women’s Issues Into Mainstream Film

How ‘Unexpected’ & ‘The Hunting Ground’ Put Women’s Issues Into Mainstream Film

The 2015 Sundance Film Festival was no disappointment. Each year the iconic industry event which happens smack bang in the middle of awards season is usually a great forerunner to […]

Causes, Politics

The Spanish Feminist Protest About Women’s Rights The Media Ignored

The Spanish Feminist Protest About Women’s Rights The Media Ignored

Here in the US abortion and reproductive rights are an important issue. We’ve seen how the female population has largely reacted to the Hobby Lobby case where a for-profit corporation […]

Politics

Democrat Lucy Flores Is Your New Ethnic, Female Political Hero

Democrat Lucy Flores Is Your New Ethnic, Female Political Hero

It’s not everyday you look at a gorgeous young Latina woman and think “politician”. You normally think of an older white man. But back in the 60s and 70s no […]

Contributors, Family Life

“I Had An Abortion, It Was Awful, But Don’t Judge Me For Talking About It”

“I Had An Abortion, It Was Awful, But Don’t Judge Me For Talking About It”

Written by Chloe* On September 22, 2011, I woke up early to celebrate my 24th birthday. As far as my friends and family knew, I was off to spend a […]