Category Archives: videos

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 […]

Gloria Steinem is awesome and your weekend roundup.

What are you doing this weekend? I’ll tell you what we’re up to: After telling our State Senators and Assembly Members to pass RHA we’re; Going to check out the amazing video of Gloria Steinem on the Colbert Report, and then; Saving up our energy to march in the NYC Pride Parade this Sunday!!! h/t […]

Planned Parenthood Responds to the Ted Tebow Super Bowl Ad

I’m sure most of you by now have heard about the Ted Tebow Super Bowl ad. While the exact content is not yet readily available, Focus on the Family has said it will feature University of Florida quarterback Tim Tebow and his mother sharing their personal story about a very difficult medical decision made by […]

What don’t you want your tax dollars to go to?

From the Center for Reproductive Rights, comes this great video of some of my favorite bloggers answering the question: “Some in Congress don’t want federal money going to fund abortions. I don’t want MY tax dollars spent on _________.” You can send in your own 20 second video for their campaign. Reminder, Congress is finalizing […]

PPNYC on Anderson Cooper!

This past Monday, Anderson Cooper came to our health center to speak with staff about how we think the Stupak (or the Nelson, that was being voted on the next day) amendment would affect our work and our patients. Take a look!

Sen. Boxer Challenges Men Who Support Nelson’s Abortion Amendment

The Senate is voting on this today. You still have time to contact your Senators.

Christian Side Hug Abstinence Rap

more about "Christian Side Hug", posted with vodpod This amazing video, about the “Christian Side Hug” is an amazing example of what happens when abstinence-only proponents begin to create their own version of hip hop culture. According to the blog The Sexist at the Washington City Paper: The Christian Side-Hug rap comes courtesy of the […]

Oklahoma wants to do WHAT now??

Megan Carpentier on Rachel Maddow last night, talking about the Oklahoma law that will publicly display detailed information about who’s getting an abortion, why and how they paid for it. The clip starts at 2:20, and my favorite quote: “If they can’t change your mind, if they can’t make you believe as they believe about […]

Best “yo mama” comeback ever.

Via the ever-wonderful Feministing: [US Senator John] Kyl: “I don’t need maternity care” in my insurance policy. [US Senator Debbie] Stabenow: “I think your mom probably did.” Truth.

Best Condom Ads

Before the long weekend (and L’Shana Tova for all those celebrating new years!) I wanted to share this great Slate news piece on the best condom ads world wide. I personally am in love with the British one, where he references Lord of the Rings. You’ll know what I mean when you watch it. more […]