Tag Archives: roe v. wade

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 […]

What Roe Meant to Angela

In honor of the 38th anniversary of Roe V. Wade, we’re sharing stories from our supporters of what Roe has meant to them. Want to share your story? Leave it in the comments below or email us. You can read the whole series here. “Although I am now the mother of two wonderful adult children, […]

What Roe V. Wade Means to Me

This Saturday, January 22, marks the 38th anniversary of Roe v. Wade, the landmark Supreme Court decision that ruled that the right to privacy in the U.S. Constitution protects the right of a woman to choose whether to continue a pregnancy to term or to have an abortion. Two generations of Americans have grown up […]

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

Here’s what we’ve been paying attention to: PPNYC CEO Joan Malin has an op ed in the Huffington post about why 40 years of legal abortion in NY state is a good thing. That piece was also picked up on RH Reality Check, On Topix, and News Fit Info. Jezebel has a great write-up of […]

Happy 37th Anniversary of Roe v. Wade!

Thirty-seven years ago today, the Supreme Court legalized abortion in the United States, opening the door for millions of women to safely and legally decide whether or not they wanted to carry a pregnancy to term. PPNYC’s CEO Joan Malin has a great piece up at the Huffington Post, reminding us that abortion is health […]

I’m still getting used to this “I agree with the president” thing…

But via Salon, president Obama’s talking about abortion, and well, as they say, it’s best to just let his words speak for themselves: “On the 36th anniversary of Roe v. Wade, we are reminded that this decision not only protects women’s health and reproductive freedom, but stands for a broader principle: that government should not […]