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Jessica Arons

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Jessica Arons

Jessica Arons is the Director of the Women's Health & Rights Program at the Center for American Progress.

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The Helms Amendment bans the use of US foreign aid for all abortion care, including for victims of sexual assault. This International Women's Day, it's time to remember their plight.

Hillary Clinton has unequivocally stated that all women around the world must have the right to abortion. Will Obama confirm that position at the G8 summit this weekend?

By Representative Bart Stupak's logic, the government is "subsidizing abortion" by building roads, developing medicine and providing childcare.

The debate over late-term abortion has lasted long enough. It's a phony issue designed to undermine our trust in women.

In Gonzalez v. Carhart, Justice Anthony Kennedy has utterly changed the course of abortion jurisprudence.