Your Nightly Need to Know 4/24/15

First in the Nation: New Abortion Restrictions in Kansas (The American Prospect) North Carolina Republicans Pass 72-Hour Waiting Period Bill (RH Reality Check) House GOP Poised to Revive 20-Week Abortion Ban (RH Reality Check) This Woman Bravely Discussed Her Late-Term Abortion On Reddit, And What She Had To Say About The Experience Was Powerful (Bustle)…

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Your Nightly Need to Know 4/23/15

Abortion Rights at Risk: The GOP Opens a New Front in the War on Women (Rolling Stone) Toned down, but still terrible: abortion bill passes N.C. House (Indy Week) Fight erupts in Texas House over proposal to ban abortions in cases of fetal anomaly (Houston Chronicle) Mississippi abortion clinic seeks to keep blocking 2012 law…

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Your Nightly Need to Know 4/22/15

Florida Abortion waiting period hits opposition (Tampa Tribune) Anti-abortion groups demand House vote on 20-week legislation (The Hill) West Virginia Judge Throws Out ‘Sensational’ Anti-Abortion Lawsuit (Jezebel) Senate Passes Human Trafficking Bill With Abortion Restrictions On Victims (Huffington Post) North Carolina House Proposes to Extend Abortion Waiting Period to 72 Hours (ABC 11) Mississippi’s last…

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Your Nightly Need to Know 4/21/15

Senate Reaches Deal on Abortion Language in Trafficking Bill (US News and World Report) Senate ‘Resolves’ Fight over Abortion Provision in Sex Trafficking Bill (Jezebel) Human Trafficking Senate Compromise Will Deny Abortion Funding to Survivors (RH Reality Check) Louisiana Moves Ahead With Abortion Regulation Rewrite (ABC News) Tennessee Governor Haslam anticipated to sign two abortion…

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Your Nightly Need to Know 4/20/15

Polls Have Been Misleading You About What Americans Actually Believe About Abortion (ThinkProgress) Is the nation really ‘split’ on abortion? Two researchers think we’re asking the wrong questions (Daily Kos) Abortion restrictions relying on ‘junk science,’ rights advocates say (LA Times) Gay Marriage Is an Easier Sell Than Abortion (Bloomberg View) An unnecessary fight about…

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Why Our Stories Matter

On Tuesday, the Center for Reproductive Rights released the latest video in their Draw the Line campaign. In it, star of the HBO series Girls Jemima Kirke detailed the abortion she had while in college and the many reasons she chose to have it. Her financial resources limited, Kirke was unable to afford anesthesia during…

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Your Nightly Need to Know 4/16/15

Carly Fiorina Outlines New GOP Strategy to Talk About Abortion (Time Magazine) Rand Paul Outlines 2016 Strategy to Go on Anti-Abortion Offensive (US News and World Report) Anti-Choicers Are Going to Take Away Second-Trimester Abortion Without Much Notice (RH Reality Check) California could force crisis pregnancy centers to stop lying to women about abortion (Salon)…

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Your Nightly Need to Know 4/15/15

Tennessee Senate OKs 48-hour abortion wait period (The Tennessean) Senate approves Tennessee abortion bills. Next up, the House. (Memphis Commercial Appeal) ‘Marlise’s Law’ Could Give End-of-Life Rights to Pregnant Texans (RH Reality Check) The Perfect Storm May Be Brewing In Colorado To Pass A ‘Personhood’ Law (Think Progress) Dismembered Protections (Slate) Senators renew abortion battle…

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Clinic Escort Story Series

Are you a volunteer clinic escort who would like to share your story? A is For announces a Clinic Escort Story Series, dedicated to capturing the reality of what patients go through to access safe abortion care in the U.S. We want to hear directly from you about what you observe and experience as you…

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