birth control

Nineteen States Get Failing Grades for Reproductive Health

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

Backtalk: The VMAs and IUDs

On this podcast, Bitch editors Amy and Sarah talk Nicki Minaj and affordable birth control.  Read more »

Colorado Politicians are Rocking Fabulous IUD Earrings

IUD earrings won by Colorado politicians are made by Etsy seller... Read more »

The Women's Dissent

Madison residents picket their local Hobby Lobby on July 5th. Photo by Light Brigading (Creative Commons).  Well, that didn’t take long. Within days of their ... Read more »

Douchebag Decree: Hobby Lobby Wants to Be the Boss of Our Birth Control

I remember a simpler time when shopping at a craft store was not a political act. In those hazy golden days of about three years ago, I could simply waltz into a Hobby Lobby, purchase some fabric glue and sequins and not feel like I’d just... Read more »

Oh Joy Sex Toy: The Copper IUD

Intrepid artist Erika Moen explores a different aspect of sex each week in her comic Oh Joy Sex Toy. This week, Moen illustrates her experiences with her favorite form of birth control: the... Read more »

Your Boss Shouldn't Be the Boss of Your Birth Control

At times, it can seem like the best way to get good treatment from the government is to be a corporation. Since corporations are people and ... Read more »

On Our Radar: Feminist News Roundup

Here’s what’s on our radar today! • Mark Zuckerberg is hosting a hackathon with young DREAMers to develop coding solutions to US... Read more »

The One Key Question That All Doctors Should Ask

The Oregon Foundation for Reproductive Health is pushing primary care doctors to ask every woman one extra question when they see her for a regular checkup: “Do you want to become pregnant in the next year?” Read more »

Obamacare's Birth Control Coverage Explained in Six Questions

Birth control has been a lightning rod in the debate over the Affordable Care Act. There’s been a lot of... Read more »