Pro-Choice Articles

March 13th, 2017

3 IDC Members Refuse to Co-Sponsor Reproductive Health Act

Tell them: You can’t have it both ways! NYS Senators & IDC leading members Klein, Savino & Carlucci claim to be pro-choice BUT refuse to sign on as co-sponsors of the Reproductive Health Act*. Just like you can’t be “a little bit
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December 29th, 2016

If Not Now, WHEN? If Not Here, WHERE?

As we enter 2017, we must demand that Governor Cuomo STAND with the women of New York State. Governor Cuomo used his powers: 1. to pass the Marriage Equality Act; 2. to pass Sensible Gun Legislation, and 3. to pass Anti-Fracking Legislation.
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June 27th, 2016

Supreme Court Strikes Down Anti-Abortion Law

The U.S. Supreme Court just ruled, in Whole Woman’s Health v. Hellerstedt, that Texas’ HB 2 admitting privileges & surgical center requirements are unconstitutional! This is a huge win for women everywhere! Although this case only addresses this Texas law,
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February 23rd, 2016

John Oliver Explains Abortion Laws in the U.S.

March 18th, 2015

BREAKING NEWS: Santorum Couldn’t Stop Glick

Guess who was in Albany on Tuesday? Anti-choice extremist, former Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum!!! You remember Rick – he believes that the Supreme Court decisions allowing married and single women the right to birth control were wrong and should
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October 11th, 2014

Do They Really Think They Can Fool Women?

Candidates’ OTC Birth Control Plans are a Raw Deal This election season, many candidates, particularly Republicans, from Virginia to Colorado, are trying to run from their war on women voting records by coming out in support of over-the-counter (OTC) birth control. Make
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June 11th, 2014

Hope Rises from the Rubble

On May 23rd, Elliot Rodger murdered six people and wounded 13 more, at random, in Isla Vista, near the University of California Santa Barbara. The supposed reason: Women. In a 135-plus page, misogynist, autobiographical manifesto and multiple YouTube videos, he
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March 3rd, 2014

The Demise of Abortion Rights in New York State

The end of abortion rights in New York State is coming, and not with a bang but with a whimper. Its demise is already in full swing. The cause is the election of politicians like Jeff Klein and Michael Kaplowitz who
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April 29th, 2013

Eden Foods Doesn’t Want to Pay for Employees’ BC

Special Thanks to Nita, Shaunna, Kat, Malinda, and Karin, the UltraViolet team! Sign the Petition at the Bottom! The Boycott is having an affect. “Soy milk. Organic beans. Gluten-free pasta. A radical agenda to ban birth control coverage for their
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April 29th, 2013

“You Deserve Rape”

“You Deserve Rape,” was the text of a poster held by an open air preacher. This was his response to April being Sexual Assault Awareness Month. Sounds much like Todd Akin on the subject of rape. Below is the text
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