Tag Archives: violence

Action Fund Takes Stand Against Monserrate

You may or may not have heard, but State Senator Hiram Monserrate was just sentenced to three years’ supervised probation for having recklessly caused injury to his girlfriend. The Planned Parenthood of New York City Action Fund released the following statement in response: The Planned Parenthood of New York City Action Fund calls for the […]

News that you should have read, but might have missed, last week.

Last week was quite a week! In the reproductive rights and health world: Jessica Valenti has a great piece on how the virginity movement is trying to re-brand itself. Megan at Jezebel has a piece up on Jezebel about whether the porn industry should start using condoms, and how that affects our images of sex. […]