Click here to read how you can get involved in the April 25 March for Women's Lives.
The good news is that Utah has dropped murder charges against Melissa Rowland, who rejected her doctors' advice to undergo an immediate Caesarean section and gave birth to a stillborn boy and a g
Please forward widely: "An Open Letter About Emergency Contraception," by Katha Pollitt and Jennifer Baumgardner
Although the film isn't ready this year, there will be an event January 22 at Bluestockings bookstore in New York (172 Allen Street, 7-8:30 pm) and other events as far away as Grand Forks, North Dakota. Laura Flanders's Your Call radio program will also feature a Roe anniversary show. Listen online at www.yourcallradio.org.
Lawmakers who passed the so-called partial birth abortion ban are far removed from women's lives.
More than 275 women have faced charges relating to drug use during their pregnancies.
Eyal Press is working on
a book about the abortion wars in Buffalo, New York.
If you want to read everything The Nation has ever published on abortion rights, click here for information on how to acquire individual access to The Nation Digital Archive.
"No Gods, No Masters," the rallying cry of the Industrial Workers of the
World, was her personal and political manifesto.
Hawaii recently became the fifth state to make emergency contraception, also known as the morning-after pill, available directly from pharmacists. This is far from a small regulatory change.