Topic: Reproductive rights

  • Hobby Lobby makes the choices for women

    In a recent Supreme Court case, the Christian owners of Hobby Lobby claim their religious freedom is under attack.

  • Buffers against the fanatics?

    What's at stake in the case before the Supreme Court about the constitutionality of abortion clinic "buffer zones"?

  • They put a price tag on women's health

    All the training in the world can't prepare health care providers for dealing with the financial obstacles that prevent them from doing their jobs.

  • Despojando Roe ley por ley

    El ataque al derecho a optar por un aborto está ligado al asalto contra el nivel de vida de la clase obrera.

  • Before Roe

    Throughout history, women have found ways to terminate unwanted pregnancies, whether abortion was legal or not and despite the risk.

  • Stealing Roe one law at a time

    Forty-one years after the Supreme Court decision that made abortion legal, the attacks on reproductive rights are coming faster than ever.

  • Treating a woman as an incubator

    Despite her wishes, the state of Texas is determined to make Marlise Munoz live out her final days as a human incubator.

  • Putting women's health at risk

    When Tamesha Means miscarried, she was refused the medical care she needed because she went to a Catholic hospital.

  • Casualties of the Texas anti-abortion crusade

    As draconian legislation restricting abortion goes into effect in Texas, the effects of this latest assault on the right to choose are being felt.

  • Abortion: Every woman's right

    In April 1992, abortion rights supporters were organizing, as the Supreme Court got set to rule on a challenge to Roe v. Wade.

  • Ohio women won't go back

    Republican legislators in Ohio have women's rights in their sights, but pro-choice forces are beginning to oppose them.

  • An attack on all women's rights

    A nurse explains why the attacks on women's right to reproductive health care in Texas affect women across the U.S.

  • Solidarity with Texas women

    Abortion rights activists nationwide took part in a day of action to protest the draconian anti-abortion bill passed in Texas.

  • Texas women won't stand down

    Activists may have lost the battle against an anti-choice bill in Texas, but their struggle inspired others around the country to fight.

  • Apoyemos a la mujer tejana

    Los legisladores tejanos aprobaron drásticas restricciones al derecho al aborto, pero eso sólo después de ahogar la muy vocal oposición de la mujer tejana.

  • Why we all stand with Texas women

    Texas lawmakers plan to pass drastic restrictions on abortion--but that's if they can drown out the very vocal opposition of Texas woman.

  • Another abortion sneak attack

    Republicans in the Ohio legislature have quietly passed some of the most draconian restrictions on abortion in the country.

  • Inside the "people's filibuster"

    Sports columnist Dave Zirin provides a play-by-play account of the popular outburst that set back Texas' attack on abortion rights.

  • Women's rights on the line in Texas

    The battle lines in the struggle over a women's right to choose abortion run through the Texas state Capitol building--inside and outside.

  • This is how we stand up to the bigots

    Abortion rights supporters have their eyes on Texas as activists work day and night to block one of the nation's most restrictive anti-abortion bills.

  • Texas sneak attack on abortion rights

    Activists are protesting anti-choice bills introduced in a special session of the Texas legislature called by Gov. Rick Perry.

  • My abortion, my choice

    A young woman explains why she feels it's important to talk about having an abortion--and why she won't be silenced.

  • Taking on anti-abortion lies

    Seattle Clinic Defense picketed a talk by a right-wing physician who aimed to spread lies about abortion and its impact.

  • Leaving women with no options

    Whatever the outcome of the trial of a Philadelphia doctor, the bigger crime is what women seeking abortions had to endure.

  • Anti-abortion fanatics gain new ground

    In one state after another, anti-choice legislators are passing laws that could make abortion completely inaccessible for millions of women.