NYC's Comptroller Wants Free Abortion Care For All Women Who Can't Afford It
Today, people coming from out of state account for a small but growing share of the abortions performed in New York City each year.
Updated: May 16, 2019 5:22 PM
Is NY Prepared To Protect Abortion And Contraception Access Under President Trump?
"We are actually facing another legislative session with what will likely have an anti-choice New York State Senate."
Updated: Dec 11, 2016 12:47 PM
Video: A Day Outside One Of New York State's Largest Abortion Clinics
America's first ambulatory abortion center was founded in the early 1970s, and every day in Queens you can find a polarizing scene of protestors and escorts on the sidewalk outside of it.
Updated: Apr 11, 2016 1:46 PM
C'mon, America: 51% Say Birth Control Should Be Optional For Employers To Provide
A recent CBS/New York Times poll [pdf] shows that 51% of voters support letting any employer "opt out" of covering the cost of birth control for religious or moral objections.
Updated: Mar 13, 2012 3:14 PM
Pro-Choice Pol Proposes Masturbation Moratorium To Protest Pro-Life Bill
"However, any action in which a man ejaculates or otherwise deposits semen anywhere but in a woman's vagina shall be interpreted and construed as an action against an unborn child."
Updated: Feb 10, 2012 4:50 PM
Komen's Pro-Life, Anti-Planned Parenthood VP Karen Handel Resigns
Handel said, "I am deeply disappointed by the gross mischaracterizations of the strategy, its rationale, and my involvement in it."
Updated: Feb 8, 2012 4:16 PM
Mayor Bloomberg Gets <3 After Planned Parenthood Donation
It only took three hours for donors to come up with $250,000, which Bloomberg matched.
Updated: Feb 4, 2012 4:19 PM
BREAKING: After Growing Backlash, Komen Says It'll Fund Planned Parenthood Again
"We have been distressed at the presumption that the changes made to our funding criteria were done for political reasons or to specifically penalize Planned Parenthood. They were not."
Updated: Feb 3, 2012 11:36 AM
Cautionary Tale About Anti-Abortion "Crisis Pregnancy Centers"
"Crisis pregnancy centers" claim to offer free medical care, but they aren't licensed medical providers. And they also essentially bully women into deciding against abortions.
Updated: Sep 21, 2011 6:40 PM
Judge Blocks NYC's "Abortion Disclosure" Law
A federal judge blocked a recently passed law that requires "crisis
Updated: Jul 14, 2011 4:35 PM
City Council Passes "Abortion Disclosure" Bill
Photograph by chrisinphilly5448 on Flickr In a 39-9 vote, with one
Updated: Mar 3, 2011 4:13 PM
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6,000 Rally To Stop "War On Women's Health"
An estimated 6,000 people took to the streets today to fight back
Updated: Feb 27, 2011 3:53 PM
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