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Press Release

July 8, 2020

Supreme Court Upholds Religious Exemptions for Birth Control Coverage

(Washington, DC) — Statement by Kimberly Inez McGuire, Executive Director of URGE: Unite for Reproductive & Gender Equity in r… Read more »

Press Release

July 8, 2020

“Pro-Choice” House Lawmakers Advance Racist Hyde Amendment in Spending Bill

(Washington, DC) — Statement by Kimberly Inez McGuire, Executive Director of URGE: Unite for Reproductive & Gender Equity in r… Read more »

Press Release

June 29, 2020

Supreme Court Upholds Abortion Access, But The Fight for Reproductive Justice Isn’t Over

(Washington, DC) — Statement by Kimberly Inez McGuire, Executive Director of URGE: Unite for Reproductive & Gender Equity in r… Read more »

In the News

August 19, 2020

What Do Voting Rights & Reproductive Justice Have In Common? Everything

My grandmother, Lizzie Mae Kelly, fought for her rights. In 1965, she marched alongside Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and the late, great Rep. John Lewis from Selma to Montgomery, but not before she was beaten on Bloody Sunday. Through it all, she, like so many other Black women, persisted…

In the News

April 28, 2020

4 reasons coronavirus is hitting black communities so hard

Preston Mitchum, policy director for URGE, a nonprofit that advocates for liberal policy issues, said the employment opportunities… Read more »

In the News

April 28, 2020

Why does Black America have more COVID-19 deaths? Racism.

“If we’d let social media tell it, young Black people are testing positive compared to other communities because we are socially d… Read more »

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June 25, 2014

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