May 11th, 2017

Reproductive Rights: Now You Have Them – Now You Don’t!

On May 23, 2017, join us for an educational forum to discuss the national reproductive rights landscape as it has changed since Roe v. Wade was decided in 1973, and how the Trump Administration has already impacted women’s health choices.
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May 11th, 2017

a Mother’s Day Gift for the Future

This Mother’s Day, give your mom a gift that says, “In your name, I am committed to making the future a better place, so that the past will not become the present, or our daughters’ future.” This should NEVER be
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April 14th, 2017

IDC Members Vote “NO” to Planned Parenthood Funding

  On April 4, 2017, NYS Senator Persaud introduced an amendment to the NYS budget that proposed emergency funding for Planned Parenthood if and when the federal government cut funding to the organization. In her comments, Senator Persaud detailed the
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March 31st, 2017

Buy This, Not That!

Round #1: Retail By Liza Lederer One of the most challenging aspects of resisting oppressive regimes is working to ensure that your dollars aren’t fueling the powers you’re trying to resist.   In a capitalist country, where the dollar often speaks
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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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February 8th, 2017

A Constitutional Amendment? Not with the IDC!

Governor Cuomo has proposed a New York State constitutional amendment codifying Roe v. Wade in State law. That sounds great. But here’s the problem: this process would take four years at the very least. (And that’s only if we get rid of the IDC!) Why?
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January 22nd, 2017

On the Anniversary of Roe

Today marks the 44th anniversary of the U.S Supreme Court decision, Roe v. Wade, which recognized that women have a constitutional right to have control over their own bodies. Before Roe was decided on January 22, 1973, women fought for
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January 11th, 2017

Join Us for the Women’s March on New York City

On January 21st, New York will proudly join the international community to march in support of Choice Matters’ values. We will be there defending women’s reproductive rights, and calling on our NYS Governor, Senate and Assembly to make New York a Reproductive
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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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December 29th, 2016

Make NYS a Sanctuary for Reproductive Rights!

We can make New York State a Reproductive Rights Sanctuary – But Not Without Your Help! We Know Donald Trump intends to overturn Roe v. Wade. He confirmed that again on 60 Minutes, when he promised to appoint only “pro-life”
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