Tag Archives: Supreme Court

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 Don’t Ask Don’t Tell has officially been repealed NY Times covers the lawsuits challenging health care reform As does Politico More on the Supreme court and health care […]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’s what we’ve been paying attention to: NY State passed an anti-LGBT bullying law. New York Times wrote about Planned Parenthood affiliates working with the Adoption Access Network to provide adoption services in clinics that offer abortions. Mothers in NY twice as likely to die during childbirth or first-year post-partum. M. Tracey Brooks, President and […]

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. […]

What you should have read, but might have missed.

Here’s what we’ve been paying attention to: Did you see the great piece in the New York Times about funding for sex education? They quoted our very own Randa Dean. And PPNYC’s President and CEO Joan was interviewed on the TV show Brooklyn Health Beat (her clip is third from the top in the right-hand […]

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

Here are a few of the things we’ve been paying attention to: The Blog Motherhood NYC covered PPNYC’s “We’re Going to the Principal’s Office” campaign. Metro NY covered STD Awareness month, as well as our Get Yourself Tested partnership with MTV: The CJR also picked up our GYT campaign. If you haven’t heard, Bart Stupak […]

Sotomayor!

Breaking: For the first time in history, the U.S. Supreme Court will have a Latina Justice. The Senate confirmed Judge Sonia Sotomayor as a Supreme Court Justice today, by a vote of 68-31. Judge Sotomayor is also the third woman to ever serve on the court. Plus, don’t you just love this picture of her? […]