Texas Will Require Aborted Fetuses to Be Buried or Cremated
Texas Will Require Aborted Fetuses to Be Buried or Cremated
By Barbara Gonzalez | 12/02/2016 - 12:24

Texas recently passed a very controversial rule which will require abortion clinics to bury or cremate fetal remains.


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A Timeline of Abortion Rights in America
A Timeline of Abortion Rights in the U.S.
By Nichole Fratangelo | 11/20/2016 - 10:00

Women – If you haven't already heard, your vagina, your health and your livelihood are at risk.


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5 Concerns for Women Under a Donald Trump Presidency
5 Concerns for Women Under a Donald Trump Presidency
By Raquel Reichard | 11/16/2016 - 15:23

Women are scared.


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Donald Trump Talks Mass Deportation, Building a Wall, Abortion Restrictions & More on '60 Minutes'
Donald Trump Talks Mass Deportation, Building a Wall, Abortion Restrictions & More on '60 Minutes'
By Raquel Reichard | 11/14/2016 - 12:24

On Sunday, Donald Trump sat down with CBS News’ 60 Minutes for his first television interview since last week’s presidential election victory. The former reality TV star discussed key issues, including immigration, the border wall, abortion restrictions, health care and more, and he also had a message for his supporters, many of whom have been attacking marginalized communities since the win.


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Survey: Most Virginia Latinxs Support Access to Abortion
Survey: Most Virginia Latinxs Support Access to Abortion
By Raquel Reichard | 11/03/2016 - 11:15

This just in: A strong majority of Latinxs in Virginia support access to abortion, believing it should be legal, affordable and covered by health insurance.


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5 Things to Know About Rosie Jimenez & the Hyde Amendment
5 Things to Know About Rosie Jimenez & the Hyde Amendment
By Raquel Reichard | 10/07/2016 - 14:10

On October 3, 1977, Rosie Jimenez – a 20-something Latina – became the face of the movement for abortion coverage.


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HBO's 'Abortion: Stories Women Tell' Shows Difficulty of Obtaining the Legal Procedure
HBO's 'Abortion: Stories Women Tell' Shows Difficulty of Obtaining the Lawful Medical Procedure
By Raquel Reichard | 08/11/2016 - 13:10

HBO's latest documentary "Abortion: Stories Women Tell" has the country talking, and for good reason. The advocacy-oriented film, which looks at the ways Missouri's abortion restrictions have impacted those in the state seeking the procedure, shows that just because Roe v Wade made it legal to terminate a pregnancy doesn't mean it's a right people have access to.


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These Mexican Parents Are Demanding Their Pregnant 13-Year-Old Daughter's Right to Abortion After Rape
These Mexican Parents Are Demanding Their Pregnant 13-Year-Old Daughter's Right to Abortion After Rape
By Raquel Reichard | 08/02/2016 - 11:52

Mexican parents are fighting for their 13-year-old daughter's right to an abortion after a rape by a family acquaintance resulted in a pregnancy,


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How Brazil's Zika Outbreak Pushed Women to Challenge the Country's Abortion Ban
How Brazil's Zika Outbreak Pushed Women to Challenge the Country's Abortion Ban
By Raquel Reichard | 07/20/2016 - 11:46

Brazilians who have tested positive for Zika, a mosquito-borne virus that can be transmitted from parent to fetus and can cause microcephaly, are unable to terminate their pregnancies because of the country’s st


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How Abortion Restrictions Pose a Threat to Latina Advancement
How Abortion Restrictions Pose a Threat to Latina Advancement
By Maria Teresa Kumar | 05/06/2016 - 11:27

"Health equity remains an unrealized dream for Latinas.


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