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I Read a Bunch of Anti-Choice Memoirs So You Don't Have To

For the last four years I have been researching and writing about abortion rights and access, the... Read more »

On Our Radar: Feminist News Roundup

• Department-store chain Macy’s, along with other retail giants like Kroger, spent this summer lobbying Texas governor Rick Perry to veto the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act. Sign... Read more »

On Our Radar: Today's Feminist News Roundup

It’s Monday! Here’s all the feminist news on my radar!  • Dancing teddy bears and boy bands? Oh my. In case you missed the... Read more »

On Our Radar: Today's Feminist News Roundup

Welcome to the week! Here’s all the feminist news on our radar this morning.  • So long, boys versus girls! Germany will allow parents to leave gender blank on birth... Read more »

On Our Radar: Feminist News Roundup

• Conservative pundits like Ross Douthat have pointed out that Texas’s abortion restrictions are quite similar to the no-abortion-past-the-first-trimester policies in many Western European countries. But, as Katha Pollitt points out,... Read more »

On Our Radar: Feminist News Roundup

Here’s all the news on our feminist radar this morning! • Tampon and pad delivery service HelloFlo released what might be ... Read more »

On Our Radar: Today's Feminist News Roundup

It’s Monday! Here’s all the feminist news on my radar from over the weekend.  • “Who am I to judge?” says the Pope, in reference to gay priests. Will... Read more »

On Our Radar: Feminist News Roundup

Here’s all the news on our radar this morning! • Looking for some fresh reading material? Well there are thousands of zines by queer POC to check out, so h... Read more »

Despite What Rick Perry Says, Support for Safe, Legal Abortion is a Mainstream Value

Laws restricting abortion rights have recently swept the country like a flood—legislatures in Texas, North Carolina, Ohio, and Wisconsin have all launched into high-profile debates over... Read more »

On Our Radar: Feminist News Roundup

Here’s all the news on our radar for today! The NAACP’s petition to file civil rights charges against George Zimmerman, which launched five days ago, now has... Read more »

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Films and TV Portray Abortion as More Dangerous Than It Is

Films and television shows tend to present a skewed portrayal of abortion—when fictional movies and TV shows include a plotline about abortion... Read more »