Tag Archives: health care reform

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 are a few of the stories we’ve been paying attention to: PPNYC had a letter to the editor in the Staten Island Advance, responding to a negative piece on the Crisis Pregnancy Legislation. PPNYC also had a letter to the editor in the NY Daily News, responding to a negative piece about abortion rates. […]

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 Don’t Ask Don’t Tell has officially been repealed NY Times covers the lawsuits challenging health care reform As does Politico More on the Supreme court and health care […]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’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’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 are a few of the stories we’ve been paying attention to: Cecile Richards wrote an opinion piece for the Huffington Post urging New Jersey state legislators to override Governor Chris Christie’s veto of $7.5 million in state family planning funds. Politico: abortion groups caught off guard with the high-risk pools restriction. The Hill also […]

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: Six Latin Mexican women were convicted of homicide for having abortions. Nick Kristof on why we shouldn’t write off men just yet USA TODAY: Almost all mother to child HIV transmission could be prevented. Guidelines on pap testing were newly published in […]

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

Here’s what we’ve been paying attention to: The Obama administration issued a ban on insurance coverage for abortion for women in high-risk insurance pools. NPR covered it. As did Politico. And the AP called it a “win” for “abortion foes”. The New York Times Magazine ran a huge feature on the “New Abortion Providers,” featuring […]

What you should have read, but might have missed.

Here’s what we’ve been paying attention to in the past week: Obama is focusing more money on proven sex ed programs The NY Times ran a big piece about State efforts to restrict abortion Time Magazine covered this issue too. On the plus side, South Carolina nixed abortion restrictions in favor of passing their budget. […]