Abortion is the termination of a pregnancy. It was made legal in the U.S. in 1973, following the Supreme Court case Roe v. Wade. However, it remains a highly debated political issue, both online and in real life, with many states instituting their own laws restricting access to services and banning the procedure under certain circumstances.
White feminism is fertile ground for white nationalism
Anti-abortion activist Kristen Walker Hatten didn't just suddenly become racist.
‘In the Kitchen’ is the reproductive justice cooking show you never knew you needed
Why not learn about fake abortion clinics while (not) baking a cake?
Trump judicial nominee grilled over comments that Planned Parenthood kills ‘females’
Wendy Vitter failed to disclose 95 pages of documents relating to her anti-abortion advocacy.
Jared Kushner, Ivanka Trump tried to stop Planned Parenthood abortions with ‘bribe,’ CEO says
'It was surreal, essentially being asked to barter away women’s rights for more money.'
GOP candidate says he supports the death penalty for women who have abortions
He has since backtracked.
Court says Trump can’t block undocumented teens from obtaining abortions
The decision is a huge relief to some.
The fate of fake abortion clinics now lies in the hands of SCOTUS
Justices will decide if giving women false information is considered 'free speech.'
Mississippi passes the most restrictive abortion law in the nation
People found inducing abortion after 15 weeks may face up to 10 years in prison.
Abortion advocates issue reality check after Mike Pence says abortion will end ‘in our time’
Does the vice president think no one had abortions before 'Roe v. Wade'?
Republican senator tells college students ‘abortion is murder,’ threatens to arrest them
The students were there to discuss sex ed and birth control, not abortion.
Planned Parenthood is attacking anti-abortion policies state by state
The new initiative also aims to secure affordable access to birth control.
Google Maps could be making it harder for women to find abortion clinics
Results for abortion queries are misleading.
Senate to vote on bill banning abortion after 20 weeks
The bill hinges upon the unproven claim that fetuses can feel pain at 20 weeks.
California university students may soon have access to medication abortions
Abortion pills could be stocked across public universities by 2022.
The Trump administration just made its latest move to defund Planned Parenthood
This marks one year of Trump's tirade on abortion rights.
Proposed Trump rule would ‘protect’ workers refusing to treat abortion, transgender patients
The rule is currently under review by the White House.