Tag Archives: birth control

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

Here are a few of the stories we’ve been paying attention to: PPNYC has a joint op-ed in El Diario on the importance of upcoming CPC legislation. RH Reality Check published a fantastic piece by Dr. Maureen Paul on the anniversary of Roe v. Wade. And check out the whole RH Reality Check series on […]

Eight Great New Year’s Resolutions for Reproductive Health

Happy 2011! Hopefully you had a great New Year’s, and aren’t too concerned about those crazy predictions that the world will end in 2012 (though, now that Boehner has taken over as the Speaker of the House, who knows). We’ve set a few of our own resolutions here at PPNYC — help make sure everyone […]

Post-holiday news roundup.

Happy 2011! Hopefully you had fantastic holidays away from the computer. And with that in mind, here are a few of the important reproductive rights headlines you might have missed: A new study has come out, showing the birthrate amongst teens is declining. Hitting a record low. Which, it looks like, might be tied to […]

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

Here are a few of the stories we’ve been paying attention to: PPFA came out with a new widget to help you figure out: “Am I Pregnant?” Don’t Ask Don’t Tell has officially been repealed NY Times covers the lawsuits challenging health care reform As does Politico More on the Supreme court and health care […]

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

Here are a few of the stories we were paying attention to last week: December 1 was World AIDS Day, and PPNYC provided free testing in Washington Square park. Foster Kamer over at the Village Voice wrote about it. Voice of America did a story on our testing on World AIDS Day. Univision Channel 41 […]

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

Here’s what we’ve been paying attention to in the last week: Welcome back from Thanksgiving! Have any difficult conversations over the holiday? Let us know how they went! Speaking of Thanksgiving, our Thanksgiving Talking Guide was picked up on RH Reality Check. As you know, the NY City Council has been holding hearings on legislation […]

What you should have read, but might have missed, last week: ELECTION EDITION

Happy election day eve everyone! Don’t forget to vote tomorrow – make sure you know your polling place, know how to vote, and have read the PPNYC Action Fund’s voter guide. Here are a few of the news stories we’ve been paying attention to: NY Times does a big feature on pregnancy counseling, and details […]

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

NY 1 did a big piece on the $12 million grant we got for sex ed afterschool programs: NY1 on Staten Island covered the CPC legislation. As did Metro NY. And the NY Daily News. Unfortunately, the NY Daily News also ran a ridiculous editorial against the CPC legislation. Last week our Political Committee did […]

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 this week: Fantastic piece in the Staten Island Advance about Planned Parenthood of New York City beginning to offer services there. NY1 also covered the expansion. Feministing did a trivia giveaway for the National Sex Ed Week of Action. As did Feministe. […]

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

Here’s what we’ve been paying attention to this week: The PPNYC Action Fund endorsed Tony Avella for NY State Senate! City Hall Newscoveredit. The blog “lost in the Ozone” covered the endorsement. As did Blog City.com. The Daily news writer Celeste Katz listed our endorsement in her “Wake up Call.” And also wrote a piece […]