Tag Archives: News

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 […]

Responding to the Archbishop of New York

  You may or may not have heard, but the Archbishop of New York held a press conference today on our rates of abortion (which have been available for a while, via the NYC DOH). We’ve issued a press statement, which you can find below. Or just catch us talking about it on the news […]

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

Here are a few of the stories we’ve been paying attention to: Did you hear? There were elections! In NY a number of statewide pro-choice candidates won, although control of the State Senate is still up in the air. We’re especially excited because PPNYC Action Fund endorsed candidate Tony Avella defeated the entrenched anti-choice candidate […]

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 we’ve been paying attention to: It’s the National Sex Ed Week of Action! Fight for sex ed to be taught in NYC’s schools. Capital NY covered PPNYC Action Fund-endorsed candidate Gustavo Rivera’s victory in the Bronx. Gustavo Rivera also mentioned us in his victory speech. NARAL has been speaking out against anti-choice Republican […]

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

Here’s what we’ve been paying attention to: Hey New York City, guess what? Primary day is tomorrow! Do you know who you’re voting for? Don’t forget about the handy voter guide our Action Fund put out. Speaking of the elections, the NY Observer did a big piece on our primary endorsements. And the Albany Project […]

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

Here’s what we’ve been paying attention to: For the Spanish speakers out there, our own Haydee Morales had a column in El Diario on how to get sex ed taught in schools. PPNYC Action Fund-opposed NY State Senate candidate Frank Padavan is refusing to debate PPNYC Action Fund-endorsed candidate Tony Avella. Gay City News covers […]

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 Advocates of New York’s endorsement of Tom DiNapoli for New York Comptroller is picked by the Albany Times Union. The Gotham Gazette has a big piece on NY State Republicans. Metro NY does a Happy Birthday 19th Amendment piece. And the […]

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 […]