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Jemima Kirke Shares Her Abortion Story

The hit TV show Girls is no stranger to broaching the subject of abortion. And neither is Jemima Kirke, whose character faced a close call with abortion after getting a late period. 254 more words

Reproductive Rights

Friday Fem: "Toxic" Language, Perfect Storms, and a Few Voices of Reason

Welcome to the latest issue of the Friday Femorandum, our weekly roundup of reproductive rights news.

Here’s what’s happening in the world of reproductive rights, women’s health, and politics this week. 467 more words

Friday Femorandum

Women’s History Month Highlight: Susan Hill

Hannah Osborne, Campus Organizer at NARAL Pro-Choice North Carolina 

Susan Hill, a Durham native, a social worker, an abortion provider, an advocate, and a resilient and compassionate human being, worked tirelessly for the reproductive freedom ALL women. 456 more words

Abortion Rights

Quebec's premier denies limiting access to abortions

QUEBEC CITY — Despite announcing he will scale back spending this year and implement medical reforms, Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard denied Wednesday he is trying to limit abortions for women. 340 more words

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CAIR Project Bowl-a-Thon

When: Sunday, April 19, 3:00pm – 6:00pm
Where: The Garage Billiards, 1130 Broadway
Donate here

CAIR is joining abortion funds across the country to raise money for reproductive rights in our region through our annual Bowl-a-Thon. 62 more words

Reproductive Justice

Women’s History Month Highlight: Doctor Rebecca Gomperts

Anna Lobastova, Co-President of the Reproductive Justice Club at ASU and Appalachian State University Senior

According to the World Health Organization (WHO), 21.6 million women experience unsafe abortions every year and 47,000 of these women die as a result of complications that arise from these procedures. 355 more words

Abortion Rights

Judge Upholds Pittsburgh Buffer Zone in First Federal Ruling Since McCullen

A federal judge has upheld the constitutionality of a 15-foot buffer zone ordinance that protects health care facilities in Pittsburgh. The decision is the first federal ruling on the constitutionality of a clinic buffer zone since… 577 more words

Women's Health