abortion

  • Three men arrested arrested after planning to shoot up planned parenthood building!

    A Tennessee man allegedly posted online that he was going to “shoot up” a Planned Parenthood — the third person arrested for threatening violence against the health care provider this month. Jacob Cooper, 20, wrote an Aug. 13 message on the website iFunny that said: “Make sure you tell...
  • Planned Parenthood refuses federal funds over abortion restriction!

    Planned Parenthood said Monday it’s pulling out of the federal family planning program rather than abide by a new Trump administration rule prohibiting clinics from referring women for abortions. Alexis McGill Johnson, Planned Parenthood’s acting president and CEO, said the organization’s nationwide network of health centers would remain open...
  • Pastor takes up offering to fund Anti-Abortion drive!

    Last week, radical Religious Right activist Janet Porter spoke at Floodgate Church in Brighton, Michigan, as part of her campaign to mobilize volunteers to help pass a version of her draconian anti-choice “heartbeat bill” in the state. A group called the Michigan Heartbeat Coalition recently launched an effort to gather 340,000 signatures, which, if successful, would allow the Republican-led legislature to pass a...
  • Georgia abortion law is under fire!

    A federal lawsuit filed Friday in Atlanta is the latest effort by abortion providers and advocacy groups to challenge a wave of restrictive abortion laws passed in conservative states. Lawyers with the American Civil Liberties Union, Planned Parenthood and the Center for Reproductive Rights filed the lawsuit challenging a...
  • Hotels are offering free rides and overnight stays for those seeking an abortion!

    Women in states with restricted access to abortion are being offered free lodging and transportation to and from clinics in Michigan. Shelly O’Brien, who runs the Yale Hotel in the small town of Yale, Michigan, took to Facebook to offer accommodations to anyone seeking an abortion and who lives in a...
  • University returns $21.5M from donor who urged students to boycott abortion law!

    The University of Alabama board of trustees voted Friday to give back $21.5 million from a philanthropist who urged students to boycott the school over the state‘s controversial abortion law, and then promptly removed his name from the campus’ law school named in his honor. Hugh F. Culverhouse Jr. said the school was punishing him for...
  • Louisiana passes fetal heartbeat abortion ban

    Hundreds of people gathered for a pro-abortion rally on May 22, 2019, in downtown New Orleans.Chris Granger / AP file The Louisiana House of Representatives passed an abortion ban on a 79-23 vote Wednesday that would prohibit women from terminating a pregnancy once a fetal heartbeat has been detected. Democratic Gov....
  • Governor releases statement after federal judge temporarily blocks Mississippi abortion law

    Federal Judge Carlton Reeves has temporarily blocked the fetal heartbeat abortion law banning abortions in the state after a fetal heartbeat is detected. Reeves said the law “threatens immediate harm to women’s rights, especially considering most women do not seek abortion services until after six weeks.” The law was set to...
  • Diddy and Snoop Dogg join the protest against abortion laws!

    West Coast rapper Snoop Dogg wants women to have the right to choose. The hip-hop veteran has shared his support for rallying against Alabama’s controversial abortion ban.   View this post on Instagram   A post shared by snoopdogg (@snoopdogg) on May 16, 2019 at 10:57pm PDT Snoop Dizzle...