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by Jorge Rivas on April 26 2013, 2:02PM
At a Planned Parenthood gala in Washington this morning, President Obama said the women’s health organization is “not going anywhere,” despite GOP-led efforts to defund it. “No matter how great the challenge, no matter how fierce the opposition, if there’s…
by Jorge Rivas on April 23 2013, 12:29PM
President Obama will deliver the keynote address at Planned Parenthood’s annual gala on Thursday.
by Jorge Rivas on August 22 2012, 2:05PM
The Democratic National Convention Committee unveiled a list of prominent women Wednesday that are scheduled to speak at the party’s upcoming convention, including Planned Parenthood president Cecile Richards, Lilly Ledbetter and actress Eva Longoria.
by Jorge Rivas on May 29 2012, 4:06PM
James O’Keefe’s legacy is alive in Lila Rose’s new abortion attack video.
by Akiba Solomon on May 2 2012, 9:13AM
While the Republican-dominated Lone Star state dukes it out with Planned Parenthood, poor patients who rely on the state’s Women’s Health Program are in limbo
by Akiba Solomon on March 15 2012, 9:34AM
Black, single, childless and back in college, Delia Henry represents a population rarely visible in the so-called war on women. And she’s about to lose her health care because Rick Perry is gutting a Women’s Health Program just to hurt Planned Parenthood.
by Kavita Das on February 8 2012, 9:22AM
With the dust settling on the Komen for the Cure controversy, Colorlines.com readers have asked, What do I do now? A former Komen program director and permanent women’s health advocate offers some next steps.
by Jorge Rivas on February 7 2012, 12:36PM
A new bill in the House, pushed by the GOP, would separately classify ‘black abortions’ from abortions in general.
by Jorge Rivas on February 7 2012, 10:40AM
In an interview on Monday, when asked whether he thinks Komen should provide funds to Planned Parenthood, presidential hopeful Mitt Romney said “I don’t think so.”
by Jorge Rivas on February 6 2012, 4:26PM
Just two years ago Komen for the Cure founder Nancy Brinker wrote that cutting funding to Planned Parenthood would be turning “our backs on these women.”
by Jorge Rivas on February 6 2012, 10:25AM
Komen for the Cure Vice President Karen Handel is against civil unions, adoptions, and benefits for same sex couples.
by Channing Kennedy on February 6 2012, 9:31AM
After last week’s news that Susan G. Komen For The Cure is defunding Planned Parenthood, many of our readers say they’re doing their own defunding of Komen.
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by Jorge Rivas on February 3 2012, 12:22PM
“Planned Parenthood thanks each and every person who has contributed to elevating the importance of breast cancer prevention for so many women in need.”
by Jorge Rivas on February 3 2012, 12:10PM
Check out this Tumblr that includes stories submitted by “women whose lives were saved or changed because they had access to affordable healthcare like cancer screenings though Planned Parenthood.”
by Jorge Rivas on February 3 2012, 11:07AM
Brinker said the entire Komen drops Planned Parenthood controversy is a “mischaracterization” because they “still have three grants they are committed to at least another year through the end of the grant cycle.”
by Jorge Rivas on January 31 2012, 6:58PM
The nation’s largest and best-funded breast cancer organization in the US., Susan G. Komen for the Cure, will cutoff grants made to Planned Parenthood that were mostly used for breast exams.