Tag Archives: Crisis Pregnancy Centers

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

Here are a few of the stories we’ve been paying attention to: Planned Parenthood of Upper Hudson wrote about how abortion rights are at risk, even in NY. The NY Daily News publishes a report saying pregnancy has greater mental health risks associated with it than abortion does. Lisa Belkin also picks it up. After […]

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.

Here are a few of the stories we’ve been paying attention to this week: The Wall Street Journal profiled PPFA board member Jennifer Allan Soros for her generous donation to PPNYC’s work on Staten Island. The City Council held a hearing on Crisis Pregnancy Centers, which PPNYC testified at, and which was covered by a […]

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

Here are a few of the stories we’ve been paying attention to this past week: PPNYC has a new “Just Facts” piece up at RH Reality Check talking about emergency contraception The NY Post printed a letter to the editor we sent in calling for the end of stigmatization of abortion. Which RH Reality Check […]

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

Here are a few of the stories we’ve been paying attention to this past week: Liz Benjamin linked to the Planned Parenthood of New York City Political Committee Padavan mailers on mammograms. Jezebel wrote an article on the dangers, or lack thereof, of having multiple abortions. Bayside Times covered our Political Committee’s bar crawl. And […]

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’s what’s been happening: We helped introduce legislation regulating CPCs in NYC! The NY Times covered it. As did the Wall Street Journal, Free Republic, UPI , RH Reality Check, Jezebel, NY Magazine, NY1, NBC, The Frisky, and Newser (more coming!). Last week’s article in the Staten Island advance about PPNYC beginning to offer services […]

12th & Delaware: What We Thought

On Monday night, PPNYC activists and staff gathered in a Chelsea apartment to watch 12th and Delaware. Apartment-party goers were treated to delicious appetizers, wine and dessert. But the highlight of the night was definitely the lively discussion and shared passion expressed for protecting women’s rights. Our host, an Activist Council member, relayed this: “During […]

What you should have read, but might have missed, over the past few weeks.

Welcome back! Hope you’re well-rested and had a great new year. Here are a few of the important news stories you may have missed over the holidays: The Senate passed a health care reform bill which includes language severely restricting access to abortion. Senator Brownback has an op ed about how the Nelson abortion language […]

What are you thankful for?

As we get ready to take off for the Thanksgiving Holiday, and are in the midst of fighting for reproductive health to be included in health care reform, I wanted to take a moment to make a list of what I’m thankful for: That there are currently 850 Planned Parenthood health centers operating across the […]