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Girl on a Mission

Poland’s Abortion Law & South America’s Femicide Protests Show The Demand For Gender Equality

Poland’s Abortion Law & South America’s Femicide Protests Show The Demand For Gender Equality

Throughout history it is well-documented that protests, strikes, and movements have the power to change lives, culture, as well as policy. Currently in the US we are seeing the impact […]

Contributors

Virginia Politicians “Ghosting” Women, Turning Abortion Access Into An Emotionally Unavailable Boyfriend

Virginia Politicians “Ghosting” Women, Turning Abortion Access Into An Emotionally Unavailable Boyfriend

By April Avant “It’s not you, it’s me.” The politics of abortion access is a lot like that shady boyfriend you dated once upon a time. They get close and […]

Entertainment

Watch The ‘Golden Probe Awards’ Honoring Achievements In Sexism & Anti-Choice Extremism

Watch The ‘Golden Probe Awards’ Honoring Achievements In Sexism & Anti-Choice Extremism

Forget the Golden Globes or the Oscars, THIS is the awards show for us! This Sunday, October 2nd, Lady Parts Justice will be hosting their first annual Golden Probe Awards, […]

Health, Politics

Meet The Feminist Founder Of A Site Dedicated To Championing Repro Rights In Ireland

Meet The Feminist Founder Of A Site Dedicated To Championing Repro Rights In Ireland

Most people are familiar with the current heightened hysteria around the issue of abortion in the United States. We have covered numerous aspects of the issue, from the various state […]

Health

No Brainer: Recent Data Shows Birth Control Is The Best Method To Prevent Unwanted Pregnancy

No Brainer: Recent Data Shows Birth Control Is The Best Method To Prevent Unwanted Pregnancy

When it comes to birth control, it should be a no-brainer. The social impact the continued innovation birth control has on society today is so incredibly important that we want […]

Politics

“Deal Me In” – Why The 2016 US Presidential Election Will Be A Game-Changer For Women

“Deal Me In” – Why The 2016 US Presidential Election Will Be A Game-Changer For Women

It’s the phrase that will be a lasting sentiment to the significance of possibly electing the first female Democratic nominee and US president, thanks to Hillary Clinton. At a rally […]

Celebrities

Sophia Bush Shares Her Thoughts On Hillary Clinton, Feminism & Anti-Abortion Laws

Sophia Bush Shares Her Thoughts On Hillary Clinton, Feminism & Anti-Abortion Laws

She’s never been one to shy away from declaring herself a feminist, and Sophia Bush is certainly in good company. But given the amount of negativity and misconceptions surrounding the […]

Health

The (Not So) Surprising Reason “DIY Abortion” Google Searches Have Increased In The US

The (Not So) Surprising Reason “DIY Abortion” Google Searches Have Increased In The US

“We won’t go back.” That’s a familiar slogan to many feminists who understand it to mean women refuse to go back to the days when abortion was illegal, and women […]

Interviews

Founders Of The #ShoutYourAbortion Mov’t Want To Strip Way The Stigma From Women’s Stories

Founders Of The #ShoutYourAbortion Mov’t Want To Strip Way The Stigma From Women’s Stories

In case you haven’t noticed there are two distinct groups in society (especially in the US) which control the narrative around women’s bodies, reproductive rights, and abortion. No prizes for […]

Celebrities

Kerry Washington On Race, Politics And That ‘Scandal’-ous Abortion Scene

Kerry Washington On Race, Politics And That ‘Scandal’-ous Abortion Scene

A few decades ago, if someone said that in the future, a black woman is going to play the lead character on one of prime time TV’s most popular series, […]

Health

Men’s Voices Dominating Media Coverage Of Reproductive Rights Is A Huge Problem. Here’s Why…

Men’s Voices Dominating Media Coverage Of Reproductive Rights Is A Huge Problem. Here’s Why…

If there was any doubt the war on women’s reproductive rights was real and growing increasingly aggressive, all you have to do is look at the furious rate of laws […]

Health

How Some US States Are Fighting Back For Women’s Access To Reproductive Healthcare

How Some US States Are Fighting Back For Women’s Access To Reproductive Healthcare

We often wonder if the women who fought for access to safe and legal abortion in 1973, when Roe v Wade was passed by the US Supreme Court, knew they […]

Entertainment

I Started A Web Series To Talk About My Abortion Because Staying Silent Wasn’t An Option

I Started A Web Series To Talk About My Abortion Because Staying Silent Wasn’t An Option

By Sarah Eisenberg It was an unprotected one-night stand. I was near the dumpsters of the New York Library, where ‘Ghostbusters’ was filmed, at 3 am. You may say I […]

Health

The Fight For Reproductive Rights Just Went Up A Notch With The New Supreme Court Case

The Fight For Reproductive Rights Just Went Up A Notch With The New Supreme Court Case

If y’all thought the fight for women’s autonomous reproductive rights was over after the Planned Parenthood Congressional Investigation chairman Jason Chaffetz declared they could find no legal wrong-doing after grilling […]

Politics

New App ‘Hinder’ Allows You To Find Info On Politicians Trying To Shut Down Repro Rights

New App ‘Hinder’ Allows You To Find Info On Politicians Trying To Shut Down Repro Rights

Reproductive rights have once again become a hot ticket item here in the US in the lead up to the 2016 Presidential election. We have seen numerous conservative candidates share […]