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Obama Abortion Ban

Clock Ticks on Stopping Abortion Ban in Insurance Pools

Clock Ticks on Stopping Abortion Ban in Insurance Pools

by Michelle Chen on September 10 2010, 10:50AM

The administration is poised to impose an unprecedented abortion restriction on some of the sickest uninsured women in the country.

Topics: Obama Abortion Ban, On Gender

Feeling Cheap After Buying Obama's Abortion B.S.

Feeling Cheap After Buying Obama’s Abortion B.S.

by Daisy Hernandez on July 23 2010, 5:11PM

The White House went out of its way to restrict access to reproductive health for the women who need it most.

Topics: Gender & Sexuality, Obama Abortion Ban

White House Bans Abortion Coverage in New High-Risk Pools

White House Bans Abortion Coverage in New High-Risk Pools

by Michelle Chen on July 20 2010, 8:00AM

And women of color are most likely to pay the price. Reproductive justice advocates are asking people to write the administration and demand better.

Topics: Obama Abortion Ban, On Gender

No Free Pill Yet Under New Healthcare Regulations

No Free Pill Yet Under New Healthcare Regulations

by Michelle Chen on July 15 2010, 9:40AM

From a reproductive justice standpoint, birth control isn’t just a women’s issue but an issue of racial and socioeconomic equity as well.

Topics: Obama Abortion Ban, On Gender

The Coming Fight Over Paying for the Pill

The Coming Fight Over Paying for the Pill

by Michelle Chen on July 8 2010, 12:32PM

Advocates for reproductive rights are bracing for a battle with social conservatives as they push to make health insurers offer contraceptives for free.

Topics: Obama Abortion Ban, On Gender