Here are the tactics abortion opponents have used to restrict access at the state level

TRAP laws are intended to chip away at reproductive rights in the U.S.


This Week in Reproductive Rights: March for Life, spikes in IUD insertions and more

Friday's March for Life in Washington D.C. topped off a busy week in reproductive rights news.

Could Donald Trump overturn 'Roe v. Wade'? Here's what would have to happen

It would not be easy for Trump to overturn 'Roe v. Wade'.

‘Jane the Virgin’ season 3: Why Xo's abortion still matters in the midseason premiere

We cannot forget Xo's off-screen abortion, especially now that Trump is president.

Is Donald Trump pro-life? A list of his statements on reproductive rights.

He believes abortion must be punished.

Oklahoma Legislators Pass Bill That Would Make Performing an Abortion a Felony

Under the bill, abortion providers in the state could have their licenses revoked.

'Roe v. Wade' Was Passed 43 Years Ago. Here's How Far We Haven't Come.

For far too many, it might as well be the 1960s.

Why the Murder of an Abortion Provider Resonates Six Years Later

"I'm appalled and shocked by this assassination, but I'm not surprised."

How Alabama Plans to Make Abortion Illegal Without Violating Roe v. Wade

In an era in which an invasive abortion procedure is greeted far more nonchalantly than a simple root canal, the state of Alabama has decided to act.

Abortion Rights: Abortion Bans Create Poverty (and Vice Versa)

For many women all over the U.S. who live without access to resources, abortion is much more than just a moral issue.

Yes, I'm Pro-Abortion

If we truly respect choice and women’s right to choose abortion, then we have to begin to be more comfortable with saying: I support the right to an abortion.

Roe v. Wade Anniversary: As Historic Law Turns 40, Abortion Restrictions Still Linger

Why are those against abortion still trying to limit its access and even overturn Roe v. Wade? Here are a few possibilities.

75% Of Millennials Are Pro Choice, And 65% Are Pro-Life. Wait. What?

A study by the Public Religion Research Institute finds that millennials simultaneously identify as pro-life and pro-choice, reflecting America's age-old ambivalence over abortion rights.

Latest Presidential Polls: Abortion is an Issue For Only 17 Percent of Voters

As voters weigh in more heavily on gender specific issues, the social issue of abortion should bear more weight. Abortion is an issue of humanity, which is not isolated to a specific gender.

Todd Akin Abortion Views Defended by Steve King, Which May Help Romney in the Swing State of Iowa

Iowa representative Steve King famously defended Todd Akin after his widely discussed "legitimate rape" comment. Does his stance on abortion affect the rest of the Hawkeye state?