Gabriela Resto-Montero
Gabriela Resto-Montero

Nowhere to “Hyde”: Congressional Democrats target restriction on federal abortion funding

For over 40 years, the Hyde Amendment has barred any federal money from being used to pay for abortions. But those days may be over.

“Abortion is OK!”: How southern activists are providing a template for a post-‘Roe v. Wade’ future

If Georgia has functioned as something like an incubator for far-right, anti-choice policies, the state has also fostered the growth of a bold community of reproductive justice activists.

‘Careforce One Travelogues’ draws new connections between women’s work, race and class

Labor laws in the United States often don't protect domestic workers, who are mostly women of color.

With the rise of the alt-right, Latino white supremacy may not be a contradiction in terms

The presence of Latino men at white nationalist events underscores the complicated racial position of Latinos in the United States. Latino white supremacy, it turns out, may not be a contradiction.

Two more immigrant teens face new court battle to obtain abortions

Lawyers with the American Civil Liberties Union had asked for an order Monday on behalf of Jane Roe and Jane Poe, two immigrant teens currently held at Office of Refugee Resettlement shelters.

Trump administration suggests action against ACLU lawyers in teen immigrant abortion case

Department of Justice lawyers are calling for the American Civil Liberties Union attorneys to be disciplined for having “misled” the DOJ about the nature of the girl’s Oct. 25 appointment.

Detained teenager obtains abortion after legal battle with Trump administration

Jane Doe, as she is referred to in court documents to protect her identity, had gotten the judicial waiver that Texas requires from minors seeking abortions without a parent's consent or knowledge.

Court orders Trump officials to allow detained undocumented teen to have an abortion

A Washington, D.C., appeals court ordered Trump officials on Tuesday to allow an unaccompanied, undocumented 17-year-old to obtain an abortion in Texas, where she is being detained.

The undocumented Texas teen seeking an abortion must wait for a sponsor

Judges ruled Friday that the Department of Health and Human Services has until Oct. 31 to find a sponsor for an undocumented teenage girl seeking an abortion.

Appeals court halts order allowing abortion for teenage immigrant detainee

A new hearing is set for 10 a.m. Friday morning to argue the merits of the case.

Judge rules pregnant undocumented teen in federal custody in Texas may have abortion

A federal judge in Washington, D.C., on Wednesday ruled that the Trump administration must allow an unaccompanied, undocumented 17-year-old girl to have an abortion.

ACLU: Undocumented teenager in Texas abortion case “wants to persevere”

A federal magistrate judge denied a temporary restraining order that would have allowed the teen, who is an unaccompanied minor, to terminate her pregnancy.

The barriers against women running successfully for office start with money and end with mindset

Amanda Farias is running in a progressive district, but is still facing barriers.

'Berlin Syndrome' is the most terrifying kind of fairy tale: the one that might come true

The latest cautionary fairy tale about the violence women suffer at the hands of men with a twist.