Tag Archives: Dr. Tiller

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

Here’s what we’ve been following the past week: PPNYC’s President and CEO Joan Malin had a great piece in the Huffington Post reminding us all that yes, abortion counts as health care. The fantastic magazine New Youth Connections, which is distributed in public schools throughout the city, has a great feature on PPNYC’s “We’re Going […]

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

Here’s our weekly roundup of repro health news: A bunch of fantastic blogs highlighted our Halloween costume ideas, including Feministing, Salon, Full Womb, SoMi Speaks, and the blog feminist themes. Thanks guys! Let us know if you dressed up as any of the pro-choice costumes! We want pictures!   Additionally, a lot of people are […]

Weekly News!

Here’s what you might have, but shouldn’t have, missed in the news last week: Joan Malin, CEO of Planned Parenthood of New York City, is quoted in the New York Times on the Clinic Access Bill. The Rachel Maddow Show, on MSNBC, highlights Planned Parenthood’s preventive health care to 3 million women. Julie Rovner, NPR, […]

Personal Stories

In the wake of Dr. Tiller’s assassination, I’ve been hearing a lot of questions about what it means to get an abortion in the late second or third trimester of your pregnancy, and why women would seek them. To anyone who hasn’t had to think about this issue before, or who’s only heard about it […]

Footage from the vigil yesterday

Thanks to everyone who came out, and to Courtney at Feministing for posting.

Recommended Reading

If you’re like me, you might be having a hard time wrapping your head around the horrific murder of Dr. George Tiller. We’ll be holding a vigil later tonight (details coming shortly) but in the meantime here are some of the pieces I’ve been reading to try and understand this gut-wrenching tragedy: The fabulous Michelle […]

Horrific Tragedy in Kansas

I’m sure most of you have heard by now about the tragic murder of Dr. George Tiller yesterday in Kansas. Planned Parenthood of New York City’s official statement is below: We at Planned Parenthood are deeply saddened by the murder of Dr. George Tiller. Our thoughts and prayers go out to his family and friends […]