Monthly Archives: July 2010

Movies you should check out: 12th and Delaware

We’re really excited about this coming Monday, Aug 2nd, when HBO is airing the documentary 12th & Delaware at 9pm. The movie, which takes place on one street in Fort Piece, Florida is by Heidi Ewing and Rachel Grady (producers & directors of the acclaimed Jesus Camp). According to the film’s synopsis: “On an unassuming […]

What you should have read, but might have missed, last week.

Here are a few of the news stories we’ve been paying attention to: Six Latin Mexican women were convicted of homicide for having abortions. Nick Kristof on why we shouldn’t write off men just yet USA TODAY: Almost all mother to child HIV transmission could be prevented. Guidelines on pap testing were newly published in […]

Do you know what the “G” in G spot stands for?

Last Tuesday, July 13, more than 100 guests gathered at the Cornerstone Tavern on Second Avenue for the first ever PPNYC-Actvist-Council-sponsored sex ed trivia night! Participants broke into 23 teams, and answered questions like: “Which famous NY deli did Meg Ryan fake an orgasm in?” and “Which state was the first to give women the […]

What you should have read, but might have missed, last week.

Here’s what we’ve been paying attention to: The Obama administration issued a ban on insurance coverage for abortion for women in high-risk insurance pools. NPR covered it. As did Politico. And the AP called it a “win” for “abortion foes”. The New York Times Magazine ran a huge feature on the “New Abortion Providers,” featuring […]

Summer, Sex and Spirits!

Thank you all for coming, it was such a fantastic night! We’ve uploaded the first batch of photos from the night, check them out on Facebook, and let us know if you have more you’d like to add!

What you should have read, but might have missed, last week.

Here’s what we’ve been paying attention to: PPNYC CEO Joan Malin has an op ed in the Huffington post about why 40 years of legal abortion in NY state is a good thing. That piece was also picked up on RH Reality Check, On Topix, and News Fit Info. Jezebel has a great write-up of […]