Tag Archives: emergency contraception

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: The PPNYC Action Fund endorsedMike DiSanto for NY State Sentate. Which the NY State Dems blog picked up. And the Queens Gazette covered our Action Fund’s endorsement of Tony Avella. And our Action Fund’s prioritization of the Avella race was […]

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 […]

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

Here’s what we’ve been paying attention to: Blogs are starting to pick up information about our Summer Sex and Spirits event. Have you gotten your tickets yet? The Reproductive Health Act was introduced into the NY State Assembly. And the NY Times covered the struggleto get RHA passed in the NY State Senate. The NY […]

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

Here’s what we’ve been following: A lot of blogs and news sites have been picking up Planned Parenthood’s Superbowl Response Ad, including Slate’s XX blog, RH Reality Check, Jezebel, local news site DNAinfo, Feministe, Salon’s blog Broadsheet, the blog Feministing, MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow Show, and The New York Times. Local paper The Villager did a […]

Hilarious!

The Onion’s take on the Emergency Contraception ruling.

17 Year Olds Can Get Emergency Contraception Without a Prescription!

Great news! Today the FDA announced that they would go along with a Federal Court’s ruling that they make emergency contraception available over-the-counter to anyone over age 17. Which is great news! Especially since, as the Federal Judge originally cited, the FDA decision to only make emergency contraception available over the counter to those 18+ […]