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Posted by Reilly Wieland

Preparing to Live in a World Without Roe: What You Need to Know About Self-Managed Abortions

September 25, 2018

It is hard for my generation to picture a world before Roe. Even as we have faced draconian laws restricting access and watched cl… Read more »

Posted by Taelyn Reid

Anti-choice lies will continue to fly at “crisis pregnancy centers”

July 19, 2018

On July fourth, as my family draws to the dining room table, our conversation turns to politics. My mother mentions blocking hate… Read more »

Posted by Alexis Cole

Supreme Court Nomination – What’s Going On and What You Can Do!

July 11, 2018

Who is Brett Kavanaugh? He’s Trump’s nominee to the Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS). Currently, he’s a judge on the DC… Read more »

Posted by Dené Dryden

Trump’s Plan to Fund Abstinence-Only Sex Ed is Grossly Misled

April 27, 2018

Last Friday, the Department of Health and Human Services announced that grants for sexual education programs available through the… Read more »

Posted by Ofelia Alonso

Building Community: The Power of Uplifting Local Stories

April 26, 2018

This week, the Rio Grande Valley’s URGE chapter hosted our first Abortion Speakout in collaboration with the 1 in 3 Campaign. The… Read more »

Posted by Anna Khan

Reproductive Rights Are Human Rights Is Not Just a Slogan

April 25, 2018

To anyone that believes that Trump’s presidency isn’t causing any real harm, I’m afraid to tell you that you are terribly mistaken… Read more »

Posted by Lailah Berry

Nobody Cared About Opiates Until It Started to Affect the Soccer Moms

April 23, 2018

One night, I sat with my friends as we watched the news. We sat and listened to what officials were being elected and what events… Read more »

Posted by Veneeta Danhoui

The Ecological Footprint of Aunt Flow

April 18, 2018

Yesterday I learned that every piece of plastic created since plastic was invented (that hasn’t been burned) still exists in some… Read more »