abortion

Nine Times When TV and Film Characters Got an Abortion—And Their Friends Supported Them

It’s rare to see honest depictions of abortions onscreen. Read more »

In This Election, More Than Ever, Our Reproductive Rights Are At Stake

Justice Scalia's death could have a big impact on a crucial abortion rights case.  Read more »

All Day Today, People Are Speaking Up to Support Abortion Rights

One in three women will have an abortion in their lifetime. Today's “1 in 3 abortion speakout” shares their stories.  Read more »

Planned Parenthood Files Lawsuit Against Duplicitous Video Group

The “anti-abortion extremists” are gettin' sued.  Read more »

Trusting Women: “After Tiller” Explores the Front Lines of Late-Term Abortion Providers

The women behind the film discuss tackling a taboo topic onscreen with a feminist lens.  Read more »

Nineteen States Get Failing Grades for Reproductive Health

How does your state fare on access to abortion, birth control, and sex-ed?  Read more »

Laws Restricting Abortion Access Don't Improve Health—They Hurt, Say Doctors

The Supreme Court hears from opponents of a controversial Texas law. Read more »

New Research Examines How Abortion Stories Are Told on TV

A new study examines the way abortion is represented on TV—when it's discussed at all.  Read more »

"Scandal" Stands Up for Abortion Rights

Shonda Rhimes’ show goes where TV rarely dares to explore: a political and personal discussion of abortion.  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 »